(ALFA) has announced the winners of the ALFA 2013 Hero Awards, which honor extraordinary individuals who serve older adults in senior living communities. Six heroes were chosen as representatives and role models for the tens of thousands of senior living community professionals. The winners were honored today at the ALFA 2013 Conference and Expo.
During this luncheon, the ALFA Hero Award winners were recognized for championing quality of life for the residents they serve and their embrace of the resident-centered philosophy of senior living. Special guest former First Lady Mrs. Laura Bush helped present the awards to the six winners.
The 2013 ALFA Hero Award winners are:
“The 2013 ALFA Hero Award winners are exemplars of the great work done every day in senior living communities across the country,” said Richard P. Grimes, President and CEO of ALFA. “Their dedication and passion for serving seniors are the reasons more older adults choose to call senior living communities their home.”
ALFA is also recognizing, after the conference this year, a number of individuals as the ALFA 2013 Champions of Senior Living.
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