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Lead the way to Alzheimer's first survivor.

Campaign Progress
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$138,318 Raised
46% Achieved




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Event Details

24th Street Park, Virginia Beach
2401 Atlantic Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
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Jennifer Chavez

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Top Fundraisers

  1 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Linda Kester ($4,439)
  2 -  Elite Grand Champion Larry Kester ($4,394)
  3 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Marion Backus ($3,000)
  4 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Theresa Sawyer ($2,255)
  5 -  Grand Champions Club Rachael Trussell ($2,181)
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  1 -  ALZ Elite Team Passionate Memories ($10,203)
  2 -  Premier Team Angels for the Cure - Our Lady of Perpetual Help ($8,857)
  3 -  ALZ Select Team Forget-Me-Nots of Va Beach ($3,145)
  4 -  ALZ Select Team Wired Walkers ($3,000)
  5 -  ALZ Select Team Papa's Peeps ($2,591)
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  1 - Our Lady of Perpetual Help ($8,857)
  2 - Edward Jones ($7,393.33)
  3 - Alzheimer's Association _Team National ($5,118.90)
  4 - The Memory Center ($2,477)
  5 - Alzheimer's Association Home Office ($2,015.10)
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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 | BLUE- Informational/Resource

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. For more info, please visit our Volunteer Page or send an email to Jenn, jchavez@alz.org 

PARTICIPANT RESOURCES- Access downloadable collateral including goal worksheets, team member recruiting tips, fundraising with Facebook, team captain e-newsletters, etc. Anyone with the link can access. Google Drive

PARTICIPANT WORKSHOPSWe 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. FLYER 

May 21- Participant Center (Recorded video) 
June 18- Team Recruitment and Engagement (Recorded video) 
July 16- Online Fundraising (Recorded video)
Aug 20- Offline Fundraising (fundraising in your community and how to make an ask, open to all participants)

2019 CoVA Early Bird Check-In

EARLY BIRD CHECK-IN- You don't want to stand in line on Walk day, you want to sleep in or get breakfast before joining everyone. Skip the lines and pick up wristbands, shirts, signs and other earned swag and/or drop off donations on September 10, 9-2 PM, September 17, 9-5 PM and September 18, 9-5 PM. Chapter HQ, 6350 Center Drive, Suite 131, Norfolk. Team captains can pick up shirts and other swag for their team members. Can't make it during those hours? Walk swag will still be available for pick up on Walk day!  

TEAM MILESTONESNEW this year! Let us celebrate you! Teams must reach fundraising benchmarks by August 30 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.  

TEAM FUNDRAISER- TUES, SEPT 17, 5-8 PM at Azar's Mediterranean Specialties, 1624 Laskin Rd, Suite 727, Virginia Beach
You gotta eat so you may as well plan to dine and donate at Azar's in Virginia Beach. 10% of sales with this flyer benefit the Angels for a Cure Walk team.  

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 


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