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

$43,122.26

We have raised

$87,000.00

Our Goal

Campaign Progress
of Goal
$43,122 Raised
$87,000.00
50% Achieved
Participant icon
188
Participants
Team icon
42
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 8:30 am
Ceremony at 9:40 am
Walk at 10:00 am

Route Length: 1 and 3 mile options

Location:
Constant's Wharf
100 E Constance Rd
Suffolk, VA 23434
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Contact:
Jennifer Chavez
757-793-5064
jchavez@alz.org

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Our Sponsors

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Top Fundraisers

Teams
  1 -  Team Richard ($5,295.00)
  2 -  Team Dawa ($4,210.00)
  3 -  Hazel's Halo ($3,324.38)
  4 -  Always remember traiL blaZers ($2,741.00)
  5 -  Lake Prince Woods 3 ($2,325.00)
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Participants
  1 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Lin Harbold ($3,174.38)
  2 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Lisa Cale ($2,220.00)
  3 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Paul Kaplan ($1,966.00)
  4 -  Grand Champions Club Arie Throne ($1,760.00)
  5 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Beth Smith ($1,745.00)
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Groups
  1 - Edward Jones ($2,410.00)
  2 - Home Instead Senior Care ($1,213.50)
  3 - Home Sweet Home Care Inc. ($735.00)
  4 - Western Tidewater Regional Jail ($300.00)
  5 - Life's At Home Care LLC ($100.00)
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Event Fundraising

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

$43,122.26

We have raised

$87,000.00

Our Goal

Campaign Progress
of Goal
$43,122 Raised
$87,000.00
50% Achieved
Participant icon
188
Participants
Team icon
42
Teams

More Information About This Event

Event Information Champions Club Volunteering

News and Announcements

Watch this space to learn about upcoming events and the latest Walk to End Alzheimer's news! Team fundraisers and Association events are open to the public. KEY: TEAM FUNDRAISER- GREEN | ASSOCIATION EVENT- PURPLE

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SEPTEMBER 16- DETAILS ABOUT SATURDAY'S EVENT

PARKING- Parking is available in all municipal lots including Prentis Street, Old Municipal and Godwin Court parking lots. You can find limited parking across the street at the Farmers Market. Anyone parking in Prentis Street Parking, Old Municipal Building and Godwin Court lots will be able to access a shuttle to take them to the hotel site.
Shuttle service (9-10 am; 11-1 pm). Do not park at the Hilton.  

CHECK-IN & REGISTRATION- Check-In begins at 8:30 AM. 
If you need to turn in funds, pick up promise garden wristbands, pick up shirts or register family or friends, please visit the Check-In & Registration tent. Tee shirts are available to registered participants who meet the $100 fundraising minimum.  
Online registration is now closed. You can still register on Saturday. 

TEAM PHOTOS- 8:30-9:30 AM & 10-11:30 AM
Get your photo taken! Ashley will be taking photos adjacent to the stage. You don't need to have a team to get your photo taken. All photos will be uploaded to our chapter's facebook page and available in a link we will send out to you post event. 
Get your photo taken with the Chik Fil A cow! 
If you take photos at our event, please use the following hashtags to share them with us- #alzseva #walk2endalz

PROMISE GARDEN FLOWERS- We ask that registered participants visit the promise garden after checking in to choose a flower. The 4 colored flowers all represent visual promises we make to honor, care, remember and fight for those with Alzheimer's disease. Please choose the color that best represents your connection to the cause. You will use this during opening ceremony and take it home with you.

BLUE- I have Alzheimer's or related dementia. 
YELLOW- I am current caregiver or supporting someone with the disease.
ORANGE- I have no connection but I support a world without Alzheimer's. 
PURPLE- I have lost someone to Alzheimer's disease. 

OPENING CEREMONY- 9:40 AM 

WALK STARTS- 10:00 AM
1 and 3 mile options
Walk Route 

CLOSING CEREMONY- 11:15 AM
We will announce Top Teams and the Top Fundraiser as of Saturday's event. We encourage post Walk fundraising. All donations are due by December 15 to count towards the 2017 season. 

CAR RAFFLE- The raffle car will be on site for you to see and check out. If you took raffle ticket packs to sell for fundraising credit and don't feel that you can sell them past Saturday, please bring them to the Walk. Otherwise, all stubs, money and unsold tickets are due to our chapter office by October 25. 

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July 6- Sept 15- Homemade Bread Fundraiser- Hungry for some sweet carbs? The Home Sweet Home Care walk team is baking banana bread or pound cake to raise funds for their walk efforts. $15 each. Please allow 2 days for orders to be filled. Checks made payable to Alzheimer's Association. Please contact Shirley, smcgee@homesweethomecareinc.com or 757.356.0342 or stop by their office to order. Home Sweet Home Care, 346 Main Street, Smithfield.

Wednesday, Nov 1- Post Walk Thank You Celebration- Join the Walk Planning Committee at our post Walk Thank You party. We will be celebrating top teams, top fundraisers, champions, grand champions, sponsors and recognizing spirited teams! Food and refreshments provided. The Crossings at Harbourview, 5871 Harbourview Blvd, Suffolk. 6 pm

Thank you to our National Presenting Sponsor:

Edward Jones