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Lead the way to Alzheimer's first survivor.

212
Participants
107
Teams
Campaign Progress
of Goal
$24,081 Raised
$237,000.00
10% Achieved

$24,081

Raised

$237,000

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

Time:
Doors Open: 8:30 a.m.
Opening Ceremonies: 10:00 a.m.

Location:
Canal Park
300 S Main St
Akron, OH 44308
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Contact:
Becca Simon
234-284-2756
bsimon@alz.org

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Walk to End Alzheimer's is moving forward. 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

Participants
  1 -  Elite Grand Champion Cheryl Lebron ($2,944)
  2 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Megan Nall ($1,890)
  3 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Katrina Reitz ($1,330)
  4 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Judi Russo ($1,262)
  5 -  Grand Champions Club Natasha Pojman ($1,000)
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Teams
  1 -  Team H.U.G.S. ($4,189)
  2 -  Team Peace of Minds ($2,470)
  3 -  Team Westenbarger ($2,385)
  4 -  Inn at Apple Ridge ($1,262)
  5 -  Ohio Living Rockynol/Akron HH&H ($945)
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News and Announcements

Watch this space to learn about upcoming events and the latest Walk to End Alzheimer's news!

We've seen dramatic growth in team fundraising by connecting Facebook, sharing your fundraising page online, and use of the Walk to End Alzheimer's® mobile app. Cash and checks received at your local Alzheimer's Association chapter office may take up to three weeks to be reflected in your online fundraising totals. For immediate credit, we encourage teams to download the Walk to End Alzheimer's® mobile app and use the mobile check deposit feature, and continue to make the most of online fundraising resources.

 

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Everyone has a reason to end Alzheimer's. Share your story! For every $500 you individually raise, you are eligible to create a custom sign with text and photos to be displayed along the route on Walk day. After the Walk is over, take your sign home with you to remember the day.

 

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Sponsors

National Presenting Sponsors

Edward JonesCVS

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National Teams

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