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Walk to End Alzheimer's® Greater Iowa Chapter

The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's® is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide and locations in our region, this inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to reclaim the future for millions.

NEWS & EVENTS

Theisen's Forget-me-not Flower Sales
Now through September 10
All Theisen's Home - Farm - Auto Locations
Visit any Theisen's store and purchase your paper forget-me-not flower for $1.  All proceeds benefit your local Walk! 

A Slice of Hope Pie Sales
Benefiting The Waterford at Ames Assisted Living team
August & September
Call 515.292.2858 or email order - Ames
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Flock of Flamingos Fundraiser
Benefiting Home Instead & Bickford of Ames teams
Now through October 10
Fill out order form here - Ames area

Quad Cities Walk Bank Days
Tuesday, September 1, 8 a.m.-7 p.m.
Tuesday, September 15, 8 a.m.-7 p.m. 
Alzheimer's Association Quad Cities office
RSVP on Facebook
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Creston Walk Bank Night
Tuesday, September 1, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Homestead Assisted Living & Memory Care - Creston
More Info 

Charity Garage Sale
Benefiting Courtyard Estates team
Friday & Saturday, September 4 & 5
Courtyard Estates - Bondurant
Currently seeking item donations - please call Gayla at 515.250.0222 to donate.

Des Moines Walk Bank Night
Tuesday, September 8, 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
Alzheimer's Association West Des Moines office
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Launching Hope Balloon Release
Benefiting the Ramsey Village CCRC Team
Wednesday, September 9, 3 p.m.
Ramsey Village CCRC - Des Moines
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Bake Sale
Benefiting HomeChoice Senior Care team
Thursday, September 10, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
HomeChoice Senior Care office - West Des Moines
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Tupperware Bingo Fundraiser
Benefiting the Ramsey Village CCRC team
Thursday, September 10, 4-5:30 p.m.
Ramsey Village CCRC - Des Moines
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Walking Tacos Fundraiser
Benefiting the Ramsey Village CCRC team
Friday, September 11, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Ramsey Village CCRC - Des Moines
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The Original Memory Walk-ing Tacos Fundraiser
Benefiting The Shores at Pleasant Hill team
Friday, September 11, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
The Shores at Pleasant Hill
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11th Annual Classic & Custom Car Show
Benefiting Pontiac Car Club of Iowa team
Saturday, September 12, 10am-2pm
Bob Brown Buick GMC - Ankeny
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Zumba to End Alzheimer's!
Benefiting Fighting for Fergie team
Saturday, October 24, 2-3 p.m.
Aspen Athletic Club - Hickman - Des Moines
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Des Moines Parrotheads Livingston Saturday Night
Benefiting the Des Moines Parrotheads team
Saturday, October 24,  7-midnight
The Brewhouse No. 25 - Altoona
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VOLUNTEER INFORMATION

Walk to End Alzheimer's would not be possible without the support of our fantastic volunteers! As a volunteer, we count on your invaluable contribution of time and energy to make the event a success.

View all chapter volunteer opportunities here