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

Lead the way to Alzheimer's first survivor.

132
Participants
37
Teams
Campaign Progress
of Goal
$28,067 Raised
$65,000.00
43% Achieved

$28,067

Raised

$65,000

Our Goal

Event Details

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

Location:
Northwest Florida State College
100 E College Blvd
Niceville, FL Niceville, FL 32578
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Contact:
Zachary Suggs
850.462.5410 x8042
zsuggs@alz.org

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Top Fundraisers

Participants
  1 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Jana Walker ($1,890)
  2 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Olesia Hawks ($1,810)
  3 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Debbie Weishaar ($1,010)
  4 -  Champions Club Bev Boquist ($886.74)
  5 -  Champions Club Self Donor Kerstin Poole ($500)
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Teams
  1 -  Sweet Southern Walkers ($5,695)
  2 -  Miles for Mimi - Emerald Coast ($3,100)
  3 -  Team Hawks! ($2,060)
  4 -  The Alz Starz ($1,790)
  5 -  Memory Makers ($1,485)
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Groups
  1 - Southern Residential Leasing ($5,695)
  2 - Brookdale Senior Living ($2,296.74)
  3 - Edward Jones ($500)
  4 - Bank of England ($275)
  5 - Home Instead Senior Care ($100)
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News and Announcements

Walk Day Contests

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Who doesn't love a good contest?!?! Check out our official Walk Day contests!

All you have to do to enter on Walk Day is find our world famous photographer and have your picture snapped in front of the official Walk to End Alzheimer's backdrop! Thanks to our super awesome Photo Booth Sponsor, Emerald Coast Hospice (Crestview), for helping us plan this fun Walk Day Challenge!

Prizes will be awarded at our Walk Celebration in December!


Need help promoting your Walk fundraiser?

Spread the Word

We can help you! Send the details of your Emerald Coast Walk to End Alzheimer's fundraiser to zsuggs@alz.org to have it published on our Walk to End Alzheimer's facebook page. Minimum of two weeks notice requested to post a fundraiser/event.

Additionally, did you know that you can post your fundraiser details into the Emerald Coast Walk to End Alzheimer's Facebook Group? Follow this link to join our Facebook group and to post your fundraiser. 


Want to know what's going on with Walk? Here you go:

Brookdale Senior Living - Walk Kickoff Week:

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Brookdale of Destin is kicking off their Walk efforts BIG this year! Join Brookdale on the following dates:

  • Tuesday, September 10th -
    • 2p to 3p - Effective Communication Strategies Program (presented by Rebecca Maloy, Alzheimer's Association)
    • 4p to 5p - Brookdale's own internal Walk to End Alzheimer's around Crystal Lake
    • 5p to 7p - Spaghetti Dinner (Plates are $10 and include spaghetti, garlic bread, and salad)
  • Wednesday, September 11th -
    • 4p to 6p - Wine Down Wednesday at Brookdale! (Donations accepted for Walk team)
  • Thursday, September 12th -
    • 2p to 4p - "Painting with a Tish!" (Brookdale's own twist on Painting with a Twist, led by Tish Griffin)
  • Friday, September 13th -
    • 4p to 5p - Happy Hour with Coconut Shrimp, Live Music, and Champagne!

All of Brookdale's events are open to the public. Please call ahead to Brookdale at (850) 267-1600. (Benefitting Team Brookdale Destin). 

Brookdale Destin - 2400 Crystal Cove Lane, Destin, FL 32550


Sweet Southern Walkers Giveback with Culver's

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(Benefitting Team Sweet Southern Walkers.)

Culver's of Destin - 12540 US-98, Destin, FL. 


Painting with a Twist (& Visiting Angels!)

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Visiting Angels on the Emerald Coast will be holding a Painting with a Twist Night in Fort Walton Beach on Wednesday, September 18th, from 6:30p to 9:00p. You can join this FUNdraiser by heading over to the Fort Walton Beach Painting with a Twist website HERE and entering in password ANGELS with your registration. Spaces are limited, so be sure to RSVP for your space ASAP! Contact Rachel with Visiting Angels at (850) 424-3363 with questions. (Benefitting Team Visiting Angels of the Emerald Coast). 

Fort Walton Beach Painting with a Twist - 255 Miracle Strip Pkwy, Suite B8, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548.

 

Yard Sale & Raffle Event with Sweet Southern Walkers

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(Benefitting Team Sweet Southern Walkers.)

Southern Rentals & Real Estate - 4608 Opa-Locka Lane, Destin, FL. 

 

Emerald Coast Hospice Bowling Tournament

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Miller's Ale House - Making a Difference Night!

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Join Team Miles for Mimi - Emerald Coast at Miller's Ale House on October 1st from 11a to 11p. Miller's Ale House will be donating back 20% of all sales when you mention that you are there to support the Walk to End Alzheimer's! Join us on this night for some delicious food. To find out more about this event, you can reach out to Jana Walker at janarwalker1987@gmail.com. (Benefitting Team Miles for Mimi - Emerald Coast). 

Miller's Ale House of Destin - 34906 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin, FL 32541.


 

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Hey Walkers! Great news, you can now reach your goal faster with Facebook!

The Walk to End Alzheimer’s website allows participants registered for a 2019 Walk event to log in to their participant center and set up a ‘Facebook Fundraiser’. All donations received through Facebook will credit your fundraising page directly!

Want to fundraise on Facebook? It's easy! Watch this video to learn how!


T-Shirt Policy

Every registered Walk participant that raises $100 or more will receive an official 2019 Walk to End Alzheimer's T-shirt.

For teams, T-shirts are distributed based on the amount of money they raise, capped by the number of registered participants on the team. For example, a team of 10 that raises $800 would get eight shirts. A team of 10 that raises $1,200 would get 10 shirts.

If you have any questions, please let us know so we can clarify any confusion.

Sponsors

National Presenting Sponsor

Edward Jones

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National Teams

Diamond Level

Brookdale
Sigma Kappa

Platinum Level

LCS
Senior Star
Visiting Angels

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