Team “Sassy Seniors” compete to raise money for the Salvation Army

Today, we were joined by Julie Seifried and Sal Boschia along with many other members of the ”Sassy Seniors” Battle of the Bells team. The Battle of the Bells is an annual friendly competition where teams compete to see who can raise the most money for the Salvation Army.35020_541735889188602_1950190082_n[1]

“Making a difference, doing something of value, and having a purpose in life is a basic common human need that doesn’t disappear with age. And as our residents well know that as they get older, their self-perceived worth takes a “hit” when people, especially their own families, have trouble looking beyond their age when they interact with others. But by their participation in the battle they know that that is indeed a myth,” explains Seifried.

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