Wellness, Fundraising Highlight Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Eagle’s Trace

Houston, Texas—Giving back is a consistent theme for residents and staff of Eagle’s Trace, the Erickson Living retirement community.  

They did it again on Friday, September 16, raising more than $8,000 for  the Alzheimer's Association during the community's annual Walk to End Alzheimer's.

The event was more than just a stroll around the 70-acre campus in West Houston.  Led by Shirley Woods, Fitness Manager, residents partook in a pre-walk stretching exercise to prepare, incorporating wellness tips they learned at the fitness center.  And they donned their purple Alzheimer’s Association t-shirts in a show of solidarity for the cause.

More information about the Alzheimer’s Association can be found at alz.org.

Photo Caption:  (1) Residents and employees of Eagle’s Trace don their purple shirts on Walk to End Alzheimer’s Day.  The community raised more than $8,000 for the Alzheimer’s Association.

(2) Wellness Manager Shirley Woods leads residents in a stretching exercise as a warm-up to the Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

About Eagle’s Trace:  Eagle’s Trace is one of nineteen continuing care retirement communities managed by Erickson Living.  Located in Houston, Texas, the scenic 70-acre campus is home to more than 675 residents.  Eagle’s Trace is the ideal greater Houston retirement destination offering a true sense of community, convenience beyond compare and a sensible financial structure.