FRANKLIN, Ind. — Morning Pointe of Franklin residents were proud of the $4,000 raised at the Columbus Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

The assisted living and memory care community earned the Team Spirit Award and First Place Fundraising Award.

“We did our very best and are so proud and excited to have been able to participate,” says Mary Beth Piland, Life Enrichment Director at Morning Pointe.

The residents and associates flamboyantly expressed their support, wearing purple boas and hats, and having fun while helping a very important cause.

Photo:Morning Pointe of Franklin resident Donna King was the first to cross the line at the Columbus Walk to End Alzheimer’s, with Hannah Cragen, Business Office Manager, close behind.