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Lead the way to Alzheimer's first survivor.

Campaign Progress
of Goal
$161,999 Raised
13% Achieved




Our Goal

Families facing Alzheimer's and all other dementia need us now more than ever — and with your help, we can be there for them. Every dollar you raise through Walk to End Alzheimer's allows the Alzheimer's Association to provide 24/7 care and support while accelerating critical research. Register today to help those in your community and beyond.

We salute the health care professionals and long-term care staff who are dedicating themselves to tirelessly serve the Alzheimer's community. You are making a difference, and we stand with you in this fight. Join us.

Event Details

Registration at 8:30 a.m.
Ceremony at 9:40 a.m.
Walk at 10 a.m.

Sawyer Point
720 E. Pete Rose Way
Cincinnati, OH 45202
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Diana Bosse

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Walk to End Alzheimer's fall events are currently moving forward as planned. Updates will be provided in the months leading up to each event as CDC guidelines and recommendations evolve. For specific inquiries, please contact your Walk coordinator above.

Top Fundraisers

  1 -  Elite Grand Champion Bob McEwan ($10,000)
  2 -  Elite Grand Champion Amy Misch ($7,500)
  3 -  Elite Grand Champion Brian Demay ($6,670)
  4 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Paula Kollstedt ($3,500)
  5 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Laura Weyler ($3,225)
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  1 -  Bob & Sherry McEwan ($10,100)
  2 -  Heartland Hospice Cincinnati - (4707) ($7,500)
  3 -  Warm 98.5 ($6,670)
  4 -  Ross's Race ($6,155)
  5 -  Steve, Lynn & Bob's Troops ($3,800)
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  1 - ProMedica/HCR ManorCare ($7,500)
  2 - Bank of America (Merrill Lynch) ($6,495)
  3 - BGR, Inc. ($1,500)
  4 - Home Care Assistance Cincinnati ($1,305)
  5 - Senior Star ($985)
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News and Announcements

You won't want to miss these Walk fundraising opportunities and events! 



Saturday, March 28 -  Memories Matter Dart Tournament 


Doors Open at 3:00 First Dart Thrown 4:00 PM Knights of Columbus Hall 3144 Blue Rock Rd, Cinti, OH

 Entry fee is $20.00 per person.Tournament is luck of the draw two person teams. Tournament is a best 2 out 3 games double elimination bracket. Food and a cash bar. Even if you don’t play darts, still come out for the gift basket raffle, split the pot and a great cause. For more information email Scott atkihnkescrusaders@gmail.com




Saturday, April 11, 3 p.m.  - Paint Party - The Board Room, 844 York St., Newport, Ky 


Cost $35 with $10 from each painting donated to Team PawPaw.  Please contact Jolynn at blondiejh2@yahoo.com or 513-507-1904 for more information.




Saturday, June 27 - Cincinnati Pride Parade, Sawyer Point


To show our commitment to diversity and inclusion and to raise awareness the Greater Cincinnati Chapter will be participating in the 2020 Cincinnati Pride Parade this year!  Everyone pre-registered to march with us will receive a complimentary purple t-shirt. #EndALZ Pride T-shirts are also available for purchase at shop.alz.org. To register or to learn more, please contact Marketing Chair, Kimberly Russell at knrussell513@gmail.com.  




POSTPONED - NEW DATE SATURDAY, JULY 18 - Mimosa's for Memories

A brunch time event with FREE mimosa bar, light bites from local restaurants and caterers, music, a photo booth, silent auction and MORE in the beautiful University Club in downtown Cincinnati, OH. All profits to benefit the The Christ Hospital Foundation (Health & Aging Programs) and the Alzheimer's Association of Greater Cincinnati. For more information or to order your discounted tickets online visit; www.mimosasformemories.com.  Can't make it?  You can still donate or purchase raffle tickets the Pappy van Winkle bourbon via the link. 

This event is brought to you by The Giving Voice Foundation: find out more at www.GivingVoicefdn.org



Thunder Sky Gallery

Sept. 12 - Oct. 17 - Left Brain, Right Brain Exhibit at Thunder-Sky Gallery
4573 Hamilton Ave., Northside

Tom Strohmaier, who helped restore the Metrobot outside the Contemporary Art Center, will curate paintings, drawings and photography from regional artists with all proceeds donated to his Memory Posse walk team.  Additionally, he will be hosting a raffle of a coveted bottle of 15 year-old Pappy Van Winkle rye whiskey.  Details on the event and how to purchase raffle tickets to follow. 




Oct. 10 - Team PawPaw Golf Outing, Sugar Ridge Golf Course, 21010 Stateline Rd., Lawrenceburg, IN 

Check in at noon, shotgun start at 1p.m.  $75 pp, $85 day of event includes 18 holes, cart, dinner and two drink tickets.  Sponsorships available for $75 per hole. Raffle, split the pot and more! For information contact Jolynn at holwadelj@yahoo.com or 513-507-1904.


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This 231-page book is a poignant, witty and laugh-out loud funny journal of the day-to day discoveries, surprises and indignities of battling cancer following Walk Manager Diana Bosse's diagnosis last April.  While cancer is no laughing matter, laughter can be the best medicine!

Book now available to order via dianabosse.com with 5% of the purchase price donated to the
Walk to End Alzheimer's!

Added bonus!   Joseph Beth Booksellers in Crestview Hills, Ky will soon be hosting a giveback day where 20% of your purchases will be donated back to the Alzheimer's Association.  I will also be signing The Perks of Having Cancer from 6-8 p.m.  Purchase my book there, and an additional 5% is donated!STAY TUNED FOR NEW DATE AND TIME. 



2012 - Kroger Food Stores

Attention Kroger shoppers!  Did you know we participate in the KROGER COMMUNITY REWARDS program? Before you shop, take a moment to visit www.kroger.com/communityrewards, sign up and select the Alzheimer's Association as your charity of choice. Each time you swipe your Kroger Plus card and make a purchase, a portion is donated to the Alzheimer's Association of Greater Cincinnati.
Our constituents helped us earn more than $7,000 in 2019!




Volunteer Committee

Interested in joining the Walk to End Alzheimer's Planning Committee?  CLICK HERE or contact Diana Bosse at dbosse@alz.org for more info. 


National Presenting Sponsors

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