Seniors Guide To Run in 203 Mile Alzheimer’s Awareness Relay in Raleigh, North Carolina

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The Tuna 200 goes from Raleigh to Atlantic Beach, North Carolina October 10-11, 2014

Hopefully in our lifetimes we will win the fight against Alzheimer’s Disease

Seniors Guide will take part in running the Tuna 200, a 203 mile relay race beginning in Raleigh, to support Alzheimer’s North Carolina (AlzNC) in raising funds and awareness for Alzheimer’s support and care.

Associate Publisher of Seniors Guide Magazine, Shannon Tippette, will represent Seniors Guide – the comprehensive senior resource for the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill areas of North Carolina for more than 13 years.

Seniors Guide will be helping their team, “Eye of the Tiger”, reach their $5,000 fundraising goal. Alongside Seniors Guide on the team industry partners Heartland Hospice, Crabtree Valley Rehab, Sunrise of Raleigh, and Alzheimer’s NC Inc will be running and raising money.

“100% of donations remain in North Carolina to support research, respite, caregiver conferences, and workshops”, says Tippette.

Alzheimer’s North Carolina, Inc (AlzNC) helps support North Carolina families in 50 counties provide education, support, and services to individuals with dementia and their families.

Seniors Guide provides a helpful listing of North Carolina area resources for Alzheimer’s care with both the Triangle Seniors Guide, and on

North Carolina Retirement communities, including assisted living facilities, which provide memory care and help patients with Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia can be found online at

“While great advances have been made in the treatment of Alzheimer’s, Dementia, and memory loss, there is unfortunately still no cure for the disease”, says Katharine Ross, Vice President of Seniors Guide Magazine and

“Hopefully in our lifetimes we will win the fight against Alzheimer’s Disease”, says Ross. To make a donation for team “Eye of the Tiger”, visit

The Tuna 200 takes place October 10-11, beginning in Raleigh, North Carolina and ending in Atlantic Beach.

Seniors Guide, published by Ross Publishing, is a Richmond, Va. -based company. Seniors Guide magazines can be found throughout Cincinnati, Ohio; Columbus, Ohio; Dayton, Ohio; Indianapolis, Indiana; Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina; Central Virginia including Charlottesville, and Fredericksburg; and Roanoke-Lynchburg, Virginia that feature correlating websites of and Seniors Guide’s mission is to help seniors and their families find the information they need on options available in senior friendly apartments, home care and other at-home services, assisted living, independent living, retirement communities and other aging solutions. Ross Publishing, Seniors Guide’s parent company, began in 1991 and has been publishing helpful, free publications and websites ever since.

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