Hingham, MA - Over 100 people who live and work at Linden Ponds came together to walk in the "Walk to End Alzheimer's" walk in Plymouth and raised over $13,000.
Linden Ponds, part of the national network of communities developed and managed by Erickson Living, made a donation of $5000. Residents, staff, students and families raised over $8,000. Total, Linden Ponds made a contribution of more than $13,000 to the Alzheimer's Association.
"This is always a wonderful event and we are thrilled to be a part of it every year to help raise money for the Alzheimer's Association," said Harriette Tenaglia, Volunteer Program Coordinator, Linden Ponds and Linden Ponds Memory Walk Committee Chair. "It was a wonderful day."
*The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's® is the nation's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, this inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to reclaim the future for millions. Together, we can end Alzheimer's disease, the nation's sixth-leading cause of death.
About Linden Ponds: Linden Ponds is one of 16 continuing care retirement communities managed by Erickson Living. Linden Ponds is situated on a scenic 108-acre campus in Hingham, Massachusetts. The vibrant campus opened in October 2004, and is home to 1,200 people who are enjoying life to the fullest.