Retired Senior Volunteer Program Records

collection

Retired Senior Volunteer Progr

Campus:
San Diego State University
Library:
Library and Information Access
Subject(s):
Retired Senior Volunteer Program (U.S.) – Archives ; Retired Senior Volunteer Program (San Diego, Calif.) – Archives ; Older volunteers in social service -- United States -- History -- 20th century – Sources ; Older volunteers in social service -- California -- San Diego County -- History -- 20th century – Sources ; Volunteer workers in social service -- United States -- History -- 20th century – Sources ; Volunteer workers in social service -- California -- San Diego County -- History -- 20th century -- Sources
Description:
The Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) began in New York City during the mid-1960s as a local program for regular voluntary service by older citizens in hospitals, schools, and businesses. The San Diego Chapter received its first grant in 1971. The collection documents local economic conditions, education, the environment, public works, recreation, schools, social conditions, and social service agencies. It includes correspondence, memoranda, Board of Directors meeting minutes, financial statements, and grant proposals.
Dates covered:
1971-1999
Language(s):
English
Collection Size:
5.00 linear feet
For more information:
Additional Information (Finding Aid Database)
Additional Information (the PAC)
Citation Sample:
Identification of item, folder title, box number, Retired Senior Volunteer Program Records, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.
Collection policy:
This collection is open for research. The copyright interests in the materials found in this collection have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Special Collections and University Archives can only grant permission to publish materials for which it is the copyright holder.