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2020 Walk to End Alzheimer's - In many neighborhoods on the South Coast, MA

10/03/20

210
Participants
53
Teams
Campaign Progress
of Goal
$33,626 Raised
$134,000.00
25% Achieved

$33,626

Raised

$134,000

Our Goal

The world may look a little different right now, but one thing hasn’t changed: our commitment to ending Alzheimer’s. This year, Walk to End Alzheimer’s is everywhere — on every sidewalk, track and trail.

Your health and safety are our top priorities. This year’s event won’t be a large in-person gathering — instead, we invite you to walk in small teams of friends and family while others in your community do the same. Because we are all still walking and fundraising for the same thing: a world without Alzheimer’s and all other dementia.

Sponsors

National Presenting Sponsors

Edward JonesCVS

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How to Participate

1. Register for your local Walk.

Sign up as a Team Captain, team member or individual.

2. Start fundraising and spread the word.

We'll provide tips and coaching every step of the way, including easy ways to raise funds online.

3. Join us on Walk day.

Take part in an interactive online experience, then walk in your community.

Online, on Your Street and in Your Community

This year, we're bringing you new and exciting ways to experience the event.

Log in to Mainstage, the event's interactive online experience. Livestream the Opening and Promise Garden Ceremony.

Walk in your neighborhood, on any sidewalk, track or trail. Download the Walk to End Alzheimer's app to track your steps and receive messages of support along your route.

Visit the view-only planted Promise Garden. Learn More

WALK DETAILS

Please follow CDC guidelines and recommendations from local health officials when deciding to walk with those outside of your household.

News and Announcements

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Get the Mobile App after you register :)

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This year, the mobile app will play an important role on Walk Day. You have the option to deposit checks from your mobile device to receive an email receipt and see your donation reflected online in real-time. You can send emails or texts to friends right from the app asking them to donate to your page. And the App has a step tracker as well! Get your sneakers ready :)


 Click here to see you Virtual Team Captain Tool Kit


 

Connect Your Page to Facebook to Reach Your Network

Facebook fundraising

NEXT:

1. Submit “the story behind your team name” to be part of the Teams video😊 Send a 30 sec. fun/ inspirational video to aghendren@alz.org and a picture about your team. Answer the following question in the brief video, and try to inspire others.

We are the (…..NAME OF TEAM), this is our ...(# YEARS), Our team is called ………..because …...

2. The Promise Garden has been a beautiful representation of all those impacted by Alzheimer's disease: from caregivers to those diagnosed with the disease. It represents Love, Support and Hope. While we'll be unable to walk in as a big group this year, we will be able to display the Promise Garden at Patriot Place, which can be viewed between 10-2 on October 4th. If you are interested in having a message written on a flower and placed in the Promise Garden in honor of you or your loved one, please send an email to mfed1@comcast.net and provide: 1) the color flower (yellow if you are a caregiver, orange if you are an advocate, blue if you are living with the disease, or purple if you have lost someone to the disease). 2) a short message we can place on one the petal of the flower for you . 3) and/or a picture that fits in a flower petal.


 Sponsorship Opportunities

This year is the best year yet to support the Alzheimer's Assocation and become a sponsor!! Learn more, contact Astrid Hendren at Aghendren@alz.org or 508-735-6805 and be part of a movement

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Top Fundraisers

Participants
  1 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Christine Gallagher ($3,199)
  2 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Jamie Mitcheson ($2,080)
  3 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Jim Mitcheson ($1,560)
  4 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Claudette Dennis ($1,550)
  5 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Mary Federico ($1,050)
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Teams
  1 -  Mind over Matter ($3,740)
  2 -  Brave Hearts ($3,449)
  3 -  Hearts & Heroes ($2,915)
  4 -  Team Henry ($2,465)
  5 -  DaPonte Strong ($1,925)
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Groups
  1 - Edward Jones ($2,915)
  2 - DHFO ($880)
  3 - Surprenant & Beneski, P.C. ($670)
  4 - The Cottages at Dartmouth Village ($562)
  5 - Assisted Living Locators of SE Mass ($340)
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National Teams

Diamond Level

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LCS
Senior Star
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