Bob Rowe founded the nonprofit Renaissance Enterprises in 1988 for the benefit of residents of nursing homes, VA hospitals, and similar facilities. Since then he has devoted much of his life to bringing live music to the residents.
"Your work of love in nursing homes, hospitals, for the aged and unwanted is truly the work of peace!" These words were spoken by Mother Teresa about the special ministry of Bob Rowe! "He uses his music as an instrument of healing," said Time Magazine in l997. Bob's work on behalf of the elderly of America has been featured in Time Magazine, USA Today, Our Sunday Visitor, Daily Word, American Profile and countless other significant publications that reach millions of readers. He has appeared on EWTN, TBN, TCT, PBS and many other networks.
His music has touched thousands in live events and on well known programs such as Catholic Connection, Sirius and XM radio networks and other world-wide radio. Bob's music and ministry have a far reaching appeal to all generations. Bob has a powerful voice with a powerful message.
Robert J. “Bob” Rowe (born in Battle Creek, Michigan) is a noted musical performer and recording artist. He is also well known as a crusader for residents of long term care facilities.In 2006 he received the Mother Teresa award, sponsored by the St. Bernadette Institute of Sacred Art. The award was for his role as American friend of the elderly, especially in the field of music.