Walk to End Alzheimer's Walk to End Alzheimer's Event Home
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Thank you for helping us advance Alzheimer's support, care, and research!

$55,079.12

We have raised

$89,000.00

Our Goal

Campaign Progress
of Goal
$55,079 Raised
$89,000.00
62% Achieved
Participant icon
286
Participants
Team icon
52
Teams

Thank you to our 2017 champions, teams, walkers, donors and sponsors! Registration is closed, but fundraising is still open!
All donations made through the end of the year will benefit the 2017 Walk.

Event Details

Time:
Registration at 8am
Ceremony at 9am
Walk at 9:30am

Route Length: 2 Miles

Location:
Union University
1050 Union University Dr
Jackson, TN 38305
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Contact:
Laura Beth Davis
901-565-0011
ldavis@alz.org

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Our Sponsors

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Top Fundraisers

Teams
  1 -  Rene's Walkers-Raising Awareness ($14,350.00)
  2 -  Dot Foods-Dyersburg,TN ($5,613.00)
  3 -  Comfort Keepers West TN ($2,861.85)
  4 -  Pickwick Parrot Head Club ($2,120.00)
  5 -  NHC HomeCare Milan ($1,449.00)
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Participants
  1 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Jessie Keymon ($8,915.00)
  2 -  Grand Champions Club Dan Rogers ($1,100.00)
  3 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Gina Clark ($1,035.00)
  4 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Leslee Bibb ($1,000.00)
  5 -  Champions Club Self Donor Adam Crider ($650.00)
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Groups
  1 - Friends and Family ($14,350.00)
  2 - Dot Foods ($5,613.00)
  3 - Comfort Keepers ($2,861.85)
  4 - Parrot Heads in Paradise ($2,120.00)
  5 - National HealthCare Corporation ($1,449.00)
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Event Fundraising

Thank you for helping us advance Alzheimer's support, care, and research!

$55,079.12

We have raised

$89,000.00

Our Goal

Campaign Progress
of Goal
$55,079 Raised
$89,000.00
62% Achieved
Participant icon
286
Participants
Team icon
52
Teams

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Here are just a few reminders to help you prepare for the 2017 Walk to End Alzheimer's at Union University.

PARKING: Parking can be found adjacent to the Miller Bell Tower and the Grant Event Center. Registration and check in will also be held in this area.

REGISTRATION/ DONATIONS: Registration will be held near the Grant Event Center and the Miller Bell Tower. Every participant, including children, must register and check in to receive a purple paper wristband. Donations can be dropped off at the Registration tent on Walk day. Credit card donations will be accepted.

CEREMONY: Brad Douglass from WBBJ will be our ceremony emcee beginning at 9 a.m. The walk will begin at approximately 9:25 a.m.

WALK ROUTE: Download a course map HERE. We will be walking under 2 miles. The route will take us around the campus of Union University. The walk will start and end by the bell tower. The route is stroller friendly and wheelchair accessible. 

GET SOCIAL: Use hashtags #Walk2EndAlz and #ShowYourPurple on social media. Text to donate: 2EndAlz to 51555.

RESTROOMS: There are restrooms available in the Grant Event Center and Jennings Hall.

FOOD/BEVERAGE: Coffee and snack items will be available while they last. Water will be available at the start and end. You may bring your own water bottle to use during the Walk. 

PETS: Well-behaved dogs are allowed but must be on a leash. Please pick up after your pets and help keep Union's campus clean and beautiful. Bags will be available at the programs tent if needed.

TSHIRTS: T-shirts are awarded to participants who have raised $100 or more. Rain checks will be available for out of stock sizes.

CHAMPIONS CLUB: This area is available for individuals who raise $500 or more. 

EMERGENCIES: 731-541-5500

FAQs and Website Help

Thank you again to each and every one of you and what you do to promote awareness and raise funds for the Alzheimer's Association! For questions, please contact Laura Beth Davis or Julie Groff at 800-272-3900.


Thank you to our National Presenting Sponsor:

Edward Jones