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Our Goal

Campaign Progress
of Goal
$45,634 Raised
91% Achieved

Thank you to our 2018 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 2018 Walk.

Event Details

Registration at 5:00pm
Ceremony at 6:15 pm
Walk at 6:30pm

Route Length: 2 miles

Horace Blackman Park
W Michigan Ave & S Jackson St
Jackson, MI 49201
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Nicole Bebee

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Our Sponsors

National Presenting Sponsor

Edward Jones

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National Teams

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Senior Star
Sigma Kappa

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Top Fundraisers

  1 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Stefanie Riggs ($8,114.00)
  2 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Danielle Leithauser ($1,800.00)
  3 -  Grand Champions Club Jackie Murray ($1,710.00)
  4 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Velinda Gough ($1,317.00)
  5 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Julie Duesing ($1,065.00)
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  1 -  Ganton Retirement Centers ($9,114.00)
  2 -  JDL: Libraries Walk! ($2,250.01)
  3 -  Tharp Sisters ($2,063.00)
  4 -  Vista Grande Villa-PVM ($2,012.50)
  5 -  Gerdau ($1,887.00)
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  1 - Lloyd Ganton Retirement Centers ($9,114.00)
  2 - Jackson District Library ($2,250.01)
  3 - Life Care Services (LCS) ($2,012.50)
  4 - Gerdau Special Steel North America ($1,887.00)
  5 - Jackson County Medical Care Facility ($1,882.10)
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Registration is now closed and will reopen at 5:00pm at Horace Blackman Park-- ONLINE DONATIONS are still be accepted. 

Friday, September 14th
Horace Blackman Park-Jackson

Registration opens: 5:00 pm
Opening ceremonies: 6:30 pm

Parking information: Free Parking is available on the street or 224-298 W. Pearl St. Jackson. We recommend carpooling if possible.

Additional event information:
-All walkers of all ages must check-in or register unless they attend Early Registration on 9/7 (details above).
-In order to receive a t-shirt individuals must raise at least $100. Sizes range from small to XXXL.
-Each registered walker may receive a Promise Garden Flower for the Opening Ceremony. Please hold on to your flower for the ceremony.
-Portable Restrooms are available on Horace Blackman Park grounds.
-The walk is 1.83 miles or a 1-mile route on a concrete path. Walkers are not required to walk the entire route. 
-Dress for the weather!
-Water and a light snack will be available to registered walkers.
-Don't forget to wear your purple!

Walk Day of Event Activities:
Music! Snacks! Opening ceremony! 

 Balloon Art, face painting and Kids Area!

Please note that cash and check donations that are mailed to the Alzheimer's Association can take up to five weeks to reflect accurately onto your Walk Page. Credit card donations reflect immediately. Thank you for your understanding. 

Join the Jackson Walk to End Alzheimer's Facebook Group for event and Alzheimer's Association updates! Click here. 

Thank you to our 2018 Jackson Walk Sponsors: Lloyd Ganton Retirement Centers , John Ganton’s Countryside Care Centers, RidgeCrest Health Campus, Vista Grande Villa, Chalgian & Tripp Law Offices, Alro Steel, Chemetall, Senior Preferences,  Radio Works, Home.fm, and JTV, Right at Home of South Central Michigan and QualityLife Hearing Center.


Don’t forget to wear your purple!




Congratulations to our current leaders!
Top fundraisers as of today:
1) Stefanie Riggs        
2) Danielle Leithauser
3) Velinda Gough

Top teams as of today:
1) Ganton Retirement Centers
2)Vista Grande Villa              
3) JDL: Libraries Walk

Thank you to our event sponsor: Edward Jones! 

Thank you again for signing up for Walk to End Alzheimer's. We look forward to walking with you on 09/14/2018!


Nicole Bebee

Jackson Walk Manager