UMRC Foundation

The United Methodist Retirement Communities (UMRC) Foundation mission is to promote the wellness, dignity, and independence of seniors by supporting the residents, staff, and communities UMRC serves.

160406 Tom & Debby McMullenTom and Debby McMullen of Ann Arbor are this year’s Honorary Chairs for the UMRC Foundation’s 7th Annual Garden Party, to be held on Tuesday, July 12, 2016!  Please join us for this year’s Seeds for the Future event at our historic Chelsea campus. 

This year’s Garden Party will enhance the quality of life for our seniors, with proceeds supporting the latest in dementia care at Towsley Village. Positive Approach is an innovative, medically proven caregiving program, designed to nurture the lives of those with dementia.  Your support of the Garden Party will bring this cutting-edge program to fruition, for the benefit of our residents, families, and staff.

The evening begins with a guided walking tour of the beautiful Towsley Village Gardens, followed by a strolling supper, libations, and entertainment in the Glazier Commons Courtyard.

Tickets to this exciting event are $100 per person ($80 tax-deductible contribution). For more information, please contact Amy Craig at or 734.433.1000 ext. 7502. Click on our ‘Events’ page to see a list of our generous Garden Party sponsors.