Walk to End Alzheimer's Walk to End Alzheimer's Event Home

Lead the way to Alzheimer's first survivor.

150
Participants
60
Teams
Campaign Progress
of Goal
$27,732 Raised
$303,000.00
9% Achieved

$27,732

Raised

$303,000

Our Goal

Event Details

Time:
Registration at 8:30 am
Ceremony at 9:40 am
Walk at 10 am

Location:
24th Street Park, Virginia Beach
2401 Atlantic Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
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Contact:
Jennifer Chavez
757-383-8923
jchavez@alz.org

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Top Fundraisers

Participants
  1 -  T-shirt Achieved Raul Pernites ($410)
  2 -  T-shirt Achieved Self Donor Theresa Sawyer ($390)
  3 -  T-shirt Achieved Self Donor Grace Colombara ($350)
  4 -  T-shirt Achieved Self Donor Gino Colombara ($350)
  5 -  T-shirt Achieved Self Donor Anthony Bonawit ($350)
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Teams
  1 -  END ALZ ($1,179.91)
  2 -  Precious Memories ($700)
  3 -  Atlantic Shores Retirement Community ($673.91)
  4 -  Sentara VB Walkers ($620)
  5 -  Angels for the Cure - Our Lady of Perpetual Help ($560)
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Groups
  1 - Alzheimer's Association _Team National ($1,879.91)
  2 - Edward Jones ($1,145)
  3 - Atlantic Shores Retirement Community ($673.91)
  4 - Sentara Life Care ($620)
  5 - Our Lady of Perpetual Help ($560)
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News and Announcements

Watch this space to learn about upcoming events and the latest Walk to End Alzheimer's news! 
PURPLE- Association News or Events, open to the public  | GREEN- Team Fundraisers, open to the public 

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION- Register early and receive a Walk-branded cinch bag. This is a limited offer so only the first 500 registrants will receive this included in their Welcome kits. 

WALK TO END ALZHEIMER'S MOBILE APP - Download the app on your smartphone via Google Play or Apple Store. Log in using the username and password created at registration and stay in the know on the go! You can also use the app to mobile upload checks and get instant credit! No more waiting 2-3 weeks for credit towards your personal fundraising goal! Try it today! 

PLANNING COMMITTEE- We are actively recruiting volunteers to join the planning committee. Volunteers work year round to recruit teams, participants, and sponsors to elevate the level of awareness of the Association and education of the disease in the Coastal Virginia community. Members meet monthly to help  meet goals. The Coastal Virginia Walk committee meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month at our chapter's HQ at 6 PM. For more info, please visit our Volunteer Page or send an email to Jenn, jchavez@alz.org 

TEAM FUNDRAISER- SATURDAY, APRIL 27, 6:30 PM at Board and Brush Creative Studio, 336 W. 21st Street, Norfolk
Learn how to create a DIY wood sign. $65/pp. Cost pays for materials and instruction. 20% of sales benefit the END ALZ Walk team. Cost must be paid for in advance to reserve your seat. Only 24 spots available. Reserve here. For more info, please contact Tracy Erlandson, event organizer at 757-383-8592.

PARTICIPANT WORKSHOPS- Mark your calendars for a 4-part series of Virtual Walk Workshops on the 3rd Tuesday of each month, 12-12:30 PM
We know how busy you are and so are we. However, we want to support your recruitment and fundraising efforts. Join us for a 30 minute virtual workshop online and on the phone. More info about how TBA. 
May 21- Participant Center (geared towards team captains but all are welcome) 
June 18- Recruitment and Engagement (geared towards team captains but all are welcome)
July 16- Online Fundraising (including the Walk app and social platforms, open to all participants)
Aug 23- Offline Fundraising (fundraising in your community and how to make an ask, open to all participants)

TEAM FUNDRAISER- WEDNESDAY, MAY 22 at Simply Greek, 1600 Crossways Blvd, Suite E, Chesapeake 
You gotta eat so you may as well plan to eat GREEK! Local favorite Simply Greek is giving 25% of your meal's total to us! Mention the Alzheimer's Association when you order! Proceeds benefit the END ALZ Walk team. For more info, reach out to Colleen Redilla, event organizer at 757-404- 4228 

TEAM FUNDRAISER- SATURDAY, JUNE 1, 11 AM - 3 PM, Commonwealth Senior Living at The Ballentine, 7211 Granby St, Norfolk
Are you a crafter? Sell your wares at the community's Butterfly Release and Craft Bazaar- $20/vendor table. Fee for butterfly release, TBD. For more info, reach out to Crinthia Smith-Hart, event organizer at 631-671-6594.  

TEAM FUNDRAISER- TUESDAY, JUNE 18, 6 PM at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 4560 Princess Anne Rd, VB
Join the talented Angela Byrd as she leads you in instruction to create a sparkling mermaid painting. For $25, you'll enjoy delicious food, drink and lots of laughter while creating one-of-a-kind art. Proceeds benefit the Angels for the Cure Walk Team. Make checks payable to the Alzheimer's Association. For more info or to reserve your spot, call 757-495-4211 or email Jackie Burke, event organizer at jburke@ourladyperpetualhelp.com  

ASSOCIATION FUNDRAISER- MONDAY, AUGUST 18, 7:05 PM at Harbor Park, 150 Park Avenue, Norfolk
Save the date and make plans to join us for a night at the ballpark! They are rolling back prices so you can enjoy some nostalgic favorites like $.50 popcorn, hot dogs and popcorn. A portion of your $12 reserved seat ticket purchase benefits the Walk. Purchase link coming soon! 

TEAM MILESTONESNEW this year! Let us celebrate you! Teams must reach fundraising benchmarks by August 15 to receive Walk day benefits. Questions? Contact Jenn, jchavez@alz.org 
SELECT TEAM- Raise $2,500- $4,999 - receive a team sign and a social shout-out during the week of September 16-21
PREMIER TEAM- Raise $5,000-$9,999 - receive a team sign, social shout-out during the week of September 16-21, stage shout-out on Walk day
ELITE TEAM - Raise $10,000+ - receive premier benefits, an opportunity to be represented on our end of year Walk video.
The top 5 fundraising teams have an opportunity to represent a promise garden flower during opening ceremony . Totals will be tallied on September 1 for inclusion in opening ceremony.  

WALK KICKOFF TIKI PARTY- TUESDAY, JULY 16, 6:30-8:30 PM at LunaSea Key West Cafe, 206 22nd Street, VB
Join the committee and other Walk participants for a party Key West- style at this local favorite! Food, fun and music by local fave Jesse Chong. All are welcome! RSVP by July 1 to theresasawyer68@gmail.com.  Parking can be found at 25th Street Garage and 19th Street Municipal Lot. $3/Virginia Beach residents w/valid driver's license after 5 PM.  

POST WALK PARTY- SATURDAY, SEPT 21, 12-2 PM at LunaSea Key West Cafe, 206 22nd Street, VB
Plan to have lunch and relax a little bit as we continue the party at local favorite, LunaSea. More details coming soon! 

HALO INCENTIVE PROGRAM - Raise a minimum $300 individually by November 29 to gain entry into our national incentive program. Incentives are not cumulative. An email will be sent to the registration record we have on file. Participants will have 30 days to choose one prize at our below the level raised. Gifts will be mailed direct. Those who do not have emails associated with their registration will get a how to redeem letter in the mail. Those who have one email tied to multiple registrations will only receive one code. Each code is participant specific and should not be shared. Questions can be directed to Jenn, jchavez@alz.org 

Sponsors

National Presenting Sponsor

Edward Jones

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National Teams

Diamond Level

Brookdale
Sigma Kappa

Platinum Level

Senior Star
LCS

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