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$85,605.12

We have raised

$140,000.00

Our Goal

Campaign Progress
of Goal
$85,605 Raised
$140,000.00
61% Achieved
580
Participants
129
Teams

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

Time:
Registration at 9am
Ceremony at 9:45am
Walk at 10:15am

Route Length: 2 miles

Location:
Little Bay Park
100 Totten Ave.
Queens, NY 11359
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Contact:
Lucy DeNardo
646-793-4862
ldenardo@alz.org

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Our Sponsors

National Presenting Sponsor

Edward Jones

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National Teams

Diamond Level

Brookdale

Platinum Level

LCS
Senior Star
Sigma Kappa

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Top Fundraisers

Participants
  1 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Thomas Bisighini ($4,935.00)
  2 -  Grand Champions Club Team Janet Grand ($4,202.00)
  3 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Jeannie Reysen ($4,180.00)
  4 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor DAVID FEINER ($3,380.00)
  5 -  Grand Champions Club Danielle McGrade ($2,255.00)
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Teams
  1 -  Brandy Stars ($9,913.00)
  2 -  Smiling Irish Eyes ($5,235.00)
  3 -  Team Janet ($4,478.00)
  4 -  The Sisterhood ($4,016.00)
  5 -  Team Babs ($3,530.00)
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Groups
  1 - Brandywine Living at te Savoy ($9,913.00)
  2 - National Association of University Women Queens Branch ($1,515.00)
  3 - Actors & Artists Unite to End Alzheimer's ($1,403.00)
  4 - Personal-Touch Home Care ($1,341.00)
  5 - "The Club" New Horizonz ($1,035.00)
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Schedule of Events

9:00 AM: Registration & Check In Opens
All Walkers must check in at the Registration Tent to pick up their participant wristband (unless you attended one of our Early Registration Drop Bys). You can also turn in any cash or check donations at the Registration Tent. Anyone not yet registered can do so onsite beginning at 9:00 AM.

9:30 AM: Zumba Performance & Warm up with Andrea Wool

9:45 AM: Opening Ceremony & Promise Garden
The Queens Walk will happen rain or shine! Strollers and leashed dogs are welcome. We will have a team photo booth, Kids Zone with a face painter & pumpkin decoration, a Top Team Village, and a Comfort Zone Sponsored by Centers Health Care for individuals with Alzheimer’s/dementia, their caregivers, and their family members.

10:15 AM: Walk begins directly following the Opening Ceremony & Promise Garden
The Walk route is 2 miles long.

DIRECTIONS

Directions to Little Bay Park

Little Bay Park is located at 100 Totten Ave., Bayside, NY 11359.  Upon entering the park, please follow signs for parking.  In the event that the main lot gets full, participants will be directed to park at an alternative lot within the park.  

Driving

 From Manhattan:

Take I-495 E from 5th Ave and E 36th St

Continue on I-495 E. Take I-678 N to Cross Island Pkwy in Queens. Take exit 33 from Cross Island Pkwy

Continue on Cross Island Pkwy. Drive to Totten Ave.  

 From Long Island

Take I-495 W

Take exit 31 N-S for Cross Island Parkway toward Whitestone Bridge/Kennedy Airport

Keep right at the fork to continue on Exit 31 N, follow signs for Cross Island Pkwy N/Whitestone Br and merge onto Cross Island Pkwy

Take exit 32 toward Bell Blvd, destination is on the right.

 Public Transportation

Bus:

  • The Q13 and Q16 buses stop right outside of the Little Bay Park parking lot at the intersection of Totten Ave/Cross Island Parkway (Fort Totten Stop). Click on the corresponding bus for its schedule, Q13 and Q16.
  • The QM2 is also available from Manhattan locations.  Click here for the QM2 schedule.  

 Subway:

  •  7 train to Flushing/Main Street Station.
  • Walk one block, from Main St. Station, to the Q13 or Q16 bus stops located at 39th Ave/138th St.  The Q13 and Q16 stop right outside of the Little Bay Park parking lot at the intersection of Totten Ave/Cross Island Parkway (Fort Totten Stop). Click on the corresponding bus for its schedule, Q13 and Q16.

 Long Island Railroad:

  • Closest LIRR station is the Bayside, Queens Stop on the Port Washington Branch.  Click here for the train schedule.
  • From Bayside, take the Q13 bus, which take right outside of the Little Bay Park parking lot at the intersection of Totten Ave/Cross Island Parkway (Fort Totten Stop).  Click here for the Q13 bus schedule.  

 

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Team Captain Guide. Click here for the 2018 Team Captain Guide.

Become a Sponsor. Demonstrate your company's leadership in the fight against Alzheimer's disease by joining us as a local Walk to End Alzheimer's sponsor! Click here for our 2018 sponsorship opportunities.

Individual Fundraising Incentives. Our 2018 individual fundraising incentives guide is here! Click here for more information, then set your fundraising goal.

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