Morning Pointe, GCHS team up for bake sale

Tatyana Banks, Ashton Smith, Star Bowman, Coach Wiley, Dawson Mills and Tristian Mincey with Gordon Central High School, received sweet treats from Morning Pointe of Calhoun to benefit wrestling team’s bake sale.

CALHOUN, Ga. – Morning Pointe of Calhoun residents and associates teamed up with the Gordon Central High School Wrestling Team to help the athletic program tackle traveling expenses and new equipment. The assisted living and memory care community donated 100 mini chocolate éclairs and apple turnovers to the athletes’ bake sale. Morning Pointe helps pay it forward to local schools through community service projects and volunteerism promoting healthy activity and intergenerational programming for kids and teens of all ages.

As part of the life enrichment program, Morning Pointe is partnering with local organizations to pay it forward, and giving residents the opportunity to put their lifelong talents and crafts to use for the greater good as part of a yearlong community service campaign. Called “Make Your Mark,” the company-wide volunteer effort aims to give back 20,000 hours of community service in 2017 to celebrate Morning Pointe Senior Living’s 20th anniversary.