“We ALWAYS have a good time,” Steve adds. “We never look at it as anything other than entertainment for people. They need that. It makes them feel good and we feel good.”
Activity Director Donna Joudoin is the duo’s biggest fan.
“They give so much and they’re a great example of people who give the best of themselves,” she says. “They’re valued volunteers and we feel fortunate to have their time, talent and dedication.”
Chris laughs as he recalls the time Steve was slapped on the cheek for retrieving a prop from the floor that a female resident thought belonged to her.
“That was funny,” Chris chuckles kind-heartedly about his friend’s misfortune.
Sincere in their joy for life, the men spread their goodwill with reckless abandon.
“It is important people know residents are enjoying their day,” says Steve. “That’s the kind of stuff that makes them (residents) live longer.”