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Lead the way to Alzheimer's first survivor.

696
Participants
83
Teams
Campaign Progress
of Goal
$128,010 Raised
$183,800.00
70% Achieved

$128,010

Raised

$183,800

Our Goal

Event Details

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

Location:
Fort Adams State Park
90 Fort Adams Drive
Newport, RI 02840
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Contact:
Bella Garcia
401-421-0008
agarcia@alz.org

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Top Fundraisers

Participants
  1 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Coleen Lynch ($8,786)
  2 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Maura McCarthy ($3,630)
  3 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Meg Moy ($3,610)
  4 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Kim Sparks ($3,540)
  5 -  Elite Grand Champion Kate Spinella ($2,954)
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Teams
  1 -  McCarthy Brainwaves ($22,085)
  2 -  John Clarke nursing center ($10,000.92)
  3 -  Cure What ALeZ Ya ($8,030)
  4 -  Sylvester Family ($6,905)
  5 -  Falconella ($6,570)
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Groups
  1 - FAMILY AND FRIENDS ($22,085)
  2 - The John Clarke retirement center ($10,000.92)
  3 - Genesis HealthCare ($3,539.50)
  4 - Newport Propane ($2,695)
  5 - Parrot Heads in Paradise ($2,646)
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News and Announcements

Sunday, September 15th

Fort Adams State Park (inside the Fort) 

80 Fort Adams Dr, Newport, RI 02840

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

The Walk takes place around the entire Park.
Please arrive at the Fort parking lot and follow the parking signs.
The start and finish will take place within the Fort. 

New for 2019: Walk to End Alzheimer's Goes Green: Please bring your refillable water bottle to the Walk. We will not be using any single use plastic water bottles. Cups will be available. 

Parking information: There is plenty of parking available at the Fort. Please follow parking signs and come all the way to the Fort itself.

Weather information: We walk rain or shine, and will keep you informed in the case of adverse weather on our website and via email.   

Strollers and Dogs are Welcome: Dogs must be on a leash, we ask you to clean up after your pet.

Make sure all of your Teammates are registered prior to Walk Day: It's easier to register and check-in if all your members are registered in advance. We need a headcount and everyone to sign the liability waiver.  

Registration is inside the Fort: Check in will be alphabetically by last name (not Team) at the registration tent. 

Donations: Drop off donations in contribution envelopes with the amount of money and donors clearly identified when you check in. Here is a form to fill out in advance.  You can also download the Walk to End Alzheimer's App wherever you get your Apps and deposit checks via the mobile deposit feature. If you have individually raised $100 you will receive a Walk t-shirt on Walk Day. 

Registration for Champions who raise over $500 will be at the Champions table. Proceed directly to the Champions table to check in.

Incentive Prizes this year  Once all donations are in you will receive a certificate via email with instructions to redeem your prize click here. You have one month post-walk to qualify for the incentives. Fundraising for the Walk concludes December 31, 2019.

Kate Spinella and Bella Garcia

The RI Chapter Walk to End Alzheimer's Team

 

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Upcoming Events
Join us for these fun events to benefit the Walk to End Alzheimer's

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - Cocktails for a Cause

Friday, September 13, 2019 - Bogue's Alley Fundraiser

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - Charity Golf Tournament

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - Pinewood Pub & Pizza

Saturday, September 28th, 2019 - 8th Annual Car Show

 

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