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

Lead the way to Alzheimer's first survivor.

4,723
Participants
588
Teams
Campaign Progress
of Goal
$1,216,097 Raised
$1,400,000.00
87% Achieved

$1,216,097

Raised

$1,400,000

Our Goal

Thank you to our 2019 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 2019 Walk.

Event Details

Time:
Registration at 8am
Ceremony at 9:30am
Walk at 10:00am

Location:
Soldier Field
1410 Museum Campus Dr
Chicago, IL
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Contact:
Lily Hickman
847-779-6973
lhickman@alz.org

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Top Fundraisers

Participants
  1 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Dani Jachino ($33,435)
  2 -  Elite Grand Champion Reagan Hogerty ($18,035)
  3 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Dan Schufreider ($10,500)
  4 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Susan Huie ($10,155)
  5 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Mary Fus ($9,255)
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Teams
  1 -  Hogerty Crew ($75,011.51)
  2 -  Pou-Pou ($41,540)
  3 -  Dan, Dani and Friends ($38,042)
  4 -  Sweet Jazzleberries ($28,180)
  5 -  Team National - Purple Ops ($24,614)
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Groups
  1 - La Grange Blocks Alzheimer's ($77,166.51)
  2 - Alzheimer's Association Home Office ($68,379.68)
  3 - Hyatt Hotels Corporation ($40,633)
  4 - Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney ($20,087)
  5 - Life Care Services (LCS) ($18,102)
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News and Announcements

2019 FAQ'S

CLICK HERE FOR FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

2019 ROUTE MAP

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WANT TO PARK FOR FREE?

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WHERE DO YOU PARK AT SOLDIER FIELD?

Soldier Field - Waldron Garage - 458 E 18th St., Chicago, IL 60605

If you would like to park in the parking garage it is $20 for all day parking. The Waldron garage is steps away from the Walk site and the parking is valid all day, so you can leave your car in the garage and explore the Museum campus post-Walk if you choose. 

  • Spothero - We recommend booking convenient and affordable parking in advance through SpotHero, the nation’s leading parking reservation app. To reserve your parking spot for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s, visit the Soldier Field SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up.Click here to download the SpotHero app and use promo code ENDALZ to save 15% on your parking spot for the event.

CTA route to Soldier Field?

The closest CTA Line is the Red Line that drops off at the Roosevelt Station. From there you can take the 146 Bus or you can take a Tuk-Tuk from the Roosevelt Station to Soldier Field. 

  • Tuk-Tuk Chicago is the Official Transportation of the Chicago Walk to End Alzheimer's. Catch a ride in the 100% electric vehicle. Rides will begin at 7:45am from the Roosevelt Station to Soldier Field and rides will conclude at 12:00pm to return walkers to the Roosevelt Station from Soldier Field. Check out Tuk-Tuk Chicago today at https://tuktuk-chicago.com/

2019 EARLY BIRD CHECK-IN

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WHAT TO DO AFTER WALK?

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GET SOCIAL

Join/Follow our social media pages!

Facebook Group – Chicago Walk to End Alzheimer’s

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Instagram – @ChiWalkToEndAlz

Stay up to date with Walk this year!

#ENDALZ #EndAlzChi #AlzIllinois

Make sure to like, share, retweet, and comment on our posts!

FACEBOOK FUNDRAISING MADE EASY!

FB Fundraiser

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".  

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

 


 

 UPCOMING FUNDRAISERS

 Looking for something fun to do? Want to support the Walk?

Check out these awesome fundraisers happening in your area!

To get your event posted, email lhickman@alz.org.



 NEED SOME COACHING?

Are you a team captain or top fundraiser looking to grow your fundraising?

Do you need some new ideas to perfect your fundraising or team receruitment efforts?

Fill out the form below to set up a 1 on 1 coaching session with our Chicago Walk to End Alzheimer's team.

The Walk team will share new ideas with you and brainstorm the best fundraising plan for you to succeed!

Click here to fill out the form today!

 


EXCITING NEWS! 

The Alzheimer's Association Illinois Chapter is excited to announce John A. Caltagirone as the new Executive Committee Chair for the 2019 Walk to End Alzheimer's - Chicago

Please read our full release! Click here to view.

Thank you very much John for your support.


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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