"It’s great to give back to the people that gave me so much."
- Virgil Ginyard, member of The Elgins and former Magee patient
Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) February 19, 2013
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital will welcome Motown sensation The Elgins on Saturday, February 23. The group will perform a free concert for patients and their families in the 6th floor board room beginning at 3 p.m.
“We are all very excited and honored to perform for the patients and staff of Magee Rehab,” said Virgil Ginyard, member of The Elgins and a former Magee patient. “It’s great to give back to the people that gave me so much.”
The Elgins enjoyed great success in the early days of Motown, with hits including “Heaven Must Have Sent You,” “Stay in My Lonely Arms,” Darling Baby,” and “Put Yourself in My Place.” Today, Virgil Ginyard along with Sharyn Ginyard, Guy Isley and Tyrone Covington are continuing to tour, and have recently performed for the White House and across Europe.
The event is free to patients and their families. All visitors must check in at the front desk and abide by the Influenza Emergency Protocol visitor restriction guidelines. For more information, please visit MageeRehab.org or call (215) 587-3000.
About Magee Rehabilitation Hospital
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital, a founding member of the Jefferson Health System and part of the Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center of Delaware Valley and a model center for spinal cord injury, is the Philadelphia region’s original provider of physical and cognitive rehabilitation. The not-for-profit health organization provides lifetime rehabilitation and wellness programs for individuals with spinal cord injury, brain injury, stroke, amputation, orthopedic injury, geriatric illness or work injury.