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is dancing to help reclaim the future for millions. By participating in this
event, I'm committed to raising awareness and funds for Alzheimer research,
care and support. As her Aunt Alberta Charlotte Toles was passing away from
this disease, she could still sing hymns until the end. It’s hard to imagine
her eclectic creative noteworthy Aunt not being the person she originally met
as a child. Kellie describes her Aunt as having a #Goals life! She was a proud math &
science teacher, a dress maker, a Toledo Opera Singer, and joined the Peace
Corps in her 70’s which led her to live in Swaziland, South Africa for almost a
decade. She truly enjoyed life and brought happiness to every room she entered.
Kellie aspires to live a life as fulfilling as hers.
has lived in Savannah for the past 10 years but is an “Army Brat” and is from
everywhere. She is currently the Assistant Director of Facilities at Savannah
State University and carries a bachelor degree in Architectural Design from
North Carolina A&T State University and a graduate degree from Savannah
State University in Urban Planning.
is on the Historic Review Board for the City of Savannah, the Thomas Square
Neighborhood Association Board, a member of the Junior League of Savannah, a
Savannah Black Heritage Festival volunteer, and volunteers through a number of
groups throughout the community. In addition to her service, she has also
participated in the Savannah Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Savannah, the
City of Savannah’s Citizen’s Academy, and Step Up Savannah’s Neighborhood
Leadership Academy. Kellie’s military parents taught her to contribute to every
community that she is blessed to live in and her goal is to always be
contributor to society.
more than 5 million Americans have Alzheimer's and that number is expected to
grow to as many as 16 million by 2050. Our future is at risk unless we can find
a way to change the course of this disease.
your support to do my part! Please make a donation to help the Alzheimer's
Association advance research into prevention, treatments and a cure for
Alzheimer's. For the millions already affected by the disease, the Association
offers care, education, support and resources in communities nationwide.
you for joining our movement! The end of Alzheimer's disease starts here.