YORK, Pa. (WHTM) — Friday’s Hometown Heroes raised money in their golden years.

Residents at Senior Commons at Powder Mill in York held a Rock-a-Thon this week. About 40 seniors took turns filling eight rocking chairs in the open area all day long.

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The seniors asked for donations from friends, family, and businesses.

These rockin’ seniors raised about $1,000 for the American Heart Association.