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20190320 Bentsen Grove Dance A Thon PeggyCreach 1403Line Dancers at Bentsen Grove Resort recently held a charity marathon to benefit the Cinderella Pet Rescue located in Palmview.

Intermediate and advanced dancers took to the floor at 9 a.m. under the direction of their instructor, Mary Lou Lane. They were quickly joined by beginning dancers and ultra beginning dancers taught by Mary Messerli and Jodee Taylor.

Dancers danced, in tag-team fashion, throughout the morning. Teams challenged and supported each other with team cheers and chants. Visitors came to witness the event and recognize the efforts of individual dancers with cash donations.

Prior to the event, each dancer worked hard during the month of February to solicit donations from resort residents, family members, and friends. True to the park’s reputation as generous and friendly, over $2,000 dollars was raised!

The Cinderella Pet Rescue is a non-profit, no-kill shelter which rehabilitates and places unwanted pets out for adoption. Bentsen Grove’s donation was much appreciated as the shelter was operating at capacity.

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