14 Contestants Vie for Ms. Emeritus Senior Living Crown in Santa Ana on Nov. 8

Pageant to raise money for Alzheimer's Association

Oct 15, 2012, 13:22 ET from Emeritus Senior Living

SANTA ANA, Calif., Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Fourteen lovely ladies, representing more than 1,000 years among them, will walk down the red carpet at the Embassy Suites in Santa Ana on Thursday, Nov. 8 to compete for one crown and to raise money for the Alzheimer's Association.

On that evening, Emeritus Senior Living California Division will be crowning one of its senior residents in its second-annual Ms. Emeritus California Pageant.

These 14 charming, talented and beautiful senior residents hail from Emeritus communities in Anaheim, Corona, Hemet, Loma Linda, Westminster, Garden Grove, Orange, Riverside, Grand Terrace, Oceanside, San Diego and Escondido. They will be vying for this coveted crown by competing in three categories: Evening gown/Introduction, Talent and an Interview. 

Tickets for the event are $7 before the event at any local Emeritus community, and $10 at the door. Proceeds from the event will go toward the Alzheimer's Association and their vital mission to advance research and provide valuable support services to individuals living with Alzheimer's.

Pageant Details

  • Date/Time:  Thursday, Nov. 8, 3-6 pm
  • Pageant Location:  Embassy Suites,1325 East Dyer Road,  Santa Ana, Calif. 92705
  • Recommended donation: $7 pre-event/$10 at the door.  See www.emeritus.com for the nearest Emeritus community to purchase pre-event tickets.

Pamela Wheeler, winner of Ms. Senior California 2010!
Dr. Marion Somers – nationally renowned eldercare author
Lynn Mullowney, VP of Development for the Alzheimer's Association
Sally Michael – President of the California Assisted Living Association
Dale Boyles – Emeritus VP of Operations, California Division
Pam Hild, Director at Embassy Suites

About Emeritus Senior Living
Emeritus Senior Living is the nation's largest memory care and assisted living provider, with the ability to serve nearly 50,000 residents. More than 28,000 employees support more than 470 communities throughout 44 states coast to coast. Emeritus offers the spectrum of senior residential choices, care options and life enrichment programs that fulfill individual needs and promote purposeful living throughout the aging process. Its experts provide insights on senior living, care, wellness, brain health, caregiving and family topics at www.Emeritus.com, which also offers details on the organization's services. Emeritus is based in Seattle, Wash.; its common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol ESC.

Contact: Tiffany Wilkins
Emeritus Senior Living
714- 720-8720

SOURCE Emeritus Senior Living