Ashley Abraham is the Executive Director at Ride Assist Naperville, which provides seniors with affordable and dependable transportation to and from medical appointments. She joined RAN in 2021 and leverages her extensive background in working with nonprofit organizations. Over the past decade, Ashley has accumulated experience collaborating with small and nonprofit businesses. Beyond her professional pursuits, Ashley shares her art and marketing talents as a volunteer with the Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana.
Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn:
- Ashley Abraham shares what led her to work for Ride Assist Naperville
- Unveiling Ride Assist and its services
- Ride Assist’s target audience
- What are the ride fees, and how can services be requested?
- Ashley discusses Ride Assist’s future goals
In this episode…
As individuals age, they may face difficulties in driving due to health issues or other constraints, limiting their ability to commute to various destinations independently. How can society address these challenges and explore potential solutions?
Communities across the United States are recognizing the importance of ensuring reliable transportation services for seniors, with programs like Ride Assist playing a crucial role. Seniors advocate Ashley Abraham sheds light on the unique design of Ride Assist, emphasizing its commitment to providing seniors with accessible transportation, particularly for medical appointments. While the primary focus is on healthcare-related travel, Ride Assist demonstrates flexibility by occasionally catering to a diverse range of services, showcasing its dedication to meeting the varied needs of older individuals in the community.
In this episode of the Mission Matters Podcast, Paul Feith welcomes Ashley Abraham, the Executive Director of Ride Assist Naperville, to delve into the program’s mission, services, target audience, and future goals.
Resources Mentioned in this episode
- Paul Feith on LinkedIn
- Paul Gregory Media (PGM)
- Ashley Abraham on LinkedIn
- Ride Assist Naperville
- Kimberly White on LinkedIn
- Career & Networking Center
Sponsor for this episode…
Today’s episode is sponsored by Paul Gregory Media, a 17-year-old digital marketing agency in downtown Naperville, Illinois.
They are one of the few thousand Certified B Corporations worldwide, demonstrating PGM as a leader of a global movement to use business as a force for good, meeting high standards of accountability, transparency, and community involvement. They have been trusted by hundreds of organizations since 2006.
PGM is recognized as one of the top marketing agencies in the region, earning more awards than many of its competitors combined. They have the passion, commitment, and expertise to get it done.