Richmond, VA (PRWEB) January 03, 2014
Winners of Seniors Guide’s SENIORS GOT TALENT, Sponsored by Brookdale, a leading provider of senior living solutions in the United States, were announced Friday January 3, 2014.
For a full list of winners and to view SENIORS GOT TALENT videos, visit http://www.seniorsguideonline.com/seniors-got-talent-winners/
Videos from seniors, retirement communities, assisted living, music therapy programs and senior centers from around the US submitted videos showcasing talented older adults. Winners based on total number of votes received cash prizes of up to $1,000.
Third Place winners The Garner Senior Center in Garner, North Carolina are no strangers to SENIORS GOT TALENT – having entered and won first place in 2011’s SENIORS GOT TALENT with their dance routine to popular Lady Gaga song, “Telephone”.
This year the ladies of the “G Squad”, the Garner Senior Center’s dance team, do a flawless routine to “Rumour Has It” by Adele.
Nancy Hulbert with the Garner Senior Center hopes to use the money to further the G Squad’s ability to perform.
“We won previously and bought a video camera for the senior center” says Hulbert who would be using this year’s prize money to “purchase a good, high quality boom box that we could bring with us for events where there is no access to electricity”.
TriHealth SeniorLink in Cincinnati, Ohio are first timers to SENIORS GOT TALENT. Showcasing seniors using music therapy chime bells, TriHealth SeniorLink win second place.
Another new SENIORS GOT TALENT contestant, Runk & Pratt Senior Living Communities, with communities in Smith Mountain Lake, Forest, and Lynchburg Virginia win first place. Runk & Pratt Senior Living Communities win $1,000 for their video “Don’t Stop Believin’ Music Video Cover”, lip-synching to the song made popular by Fox’s TV show, Glee.
Seniors Guide, a Richmond, Va. -based company publishes Seniors Guide magazines throughout Cincinnati, Ohio; Dayton, Ohio; Indianapolis, Indiana; Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina; Richmond, Virginia; and Roanoke-Lynchburg, Virginia and features a correlating website of SeniorsGuideOnline.com. Seniors Guide’s mission is to help seniors and their families find the information they need on options available in senior housing, senior care, assisted living, independent senior living, retirement communities and other retirement living needs. Seniors Guide also has resources at http://www.HomeCareChoice.com for Cincinnati, Ohio; Dayton, Ohio; Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina; and Richmond, VA. Ross Publishing, Seniors Guide’s parent company, began in 1991 and has been publishing helpful, free publications and websites ever since.
Brookdale Senior Living Inc. is a leading owner and operator of senior living communities throughout the United States. The Company is committed to providing senior living solutions within properties that are designed, purpose-built and operated with the highest-quality service, care and living accommodations for residents. Currently, Brookdale operates independent living, assisted living, and dementia-care communities and continuing care retirement centers, with 649 communities in 36 states and the ability to serve approximately 67,000 residents. Through its Innovative Senior Care program, the Company also offers a range of outpatient therapy, home health, personalized living and hospice services. For more information, visit http://www.brookdale.com.