As soon as she entered the room, the whole place lit up. The 96-year-old founder of Friendship Trays was our honoree for the launch of our new giving society, The Circle of Friendship, on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. She is also the inspiration.
Surrounded by friends and family (including a few of her adoring great-grandchildren) Ann Elliot generates warmth and kindness. And frankly speaking it was infectious. One can imagine Ann 40 years ago managing a team of volunteers and staff in the original location at Caldwell Presbyterian Church with integrity, intelligence and a lot of humor.