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2021 Walk to End Alzheimer's - East Bay Area

Saturday, October 23, 2021

1,318
Participants
198
Teams
Campaign Progress
of Goal
$487,876 Raised
$550,000.00
89% Achieved

$487,876

Raised

$550,000

Our Goal

Thanks for advancing the fight to end Alzheimer's.

We are so grateful for our participants, teams, volunteers, sponsors and donors! Event day is now over but fundraising is still open: All donations made through Dec. 31 will benefit this year's Walk, helping to further the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association.

Event Details

Time:
Registration at 8 a.m.
Ceremony at 9 a.m.
Walk at 9:30 a.m.

Location:
Bishop Ranch 2700 Camino Ramon
2700 Camino Ramon
San Ramon, CA 94583
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Contact:
Brittany Harrit
408.372.9912
eastbaywalk@alz.org

VOLUNTEER More event info

Print a paper registration or donation form

We're moving forward with plans to host in-person events this fall while keeping your health and safety as our top priorities. Registered participants who wish to Walk From Home can find more details in their Participant Center.

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News and Announcements

FUNDRAISING AT HOME

We've curated a list of virtual fundraising ideas from champions across the country! From an old fashioned letter writing campaign to a coloring contest a virtual board game-a-thon with friends - check out all of the fun ideas here! See below for a "How to" launch a Facebook Fundraiser which you can leverage during these global social media campaigns. What about a holiday bake sale or a christmas tree auction? 

 

FACEBOOK FUNDRAISER

Tips to recruit and fundraise: Log into your participant center to update your story and picture, invite others to walk with you and create a Facebook fundraiser. Click here to for a video How-To tutorial.

 

COMPANY MATCHING GIFTS

Does your employer match donations? Did you receive a donation from someone who works for a big company? Click here find out if a company has a matching gift policy. If so, follow the instructions from the company's profile to apply for a match and then let us know by completing a matching gift trace form so that we can apply the match to your personal Walk goal as soon as we receive it: East Bay Walk - NorCal Chapter: Matching Gift Trace Form. NOTE: some companies distribute charitable gifts monthly, quarterly, or even just twice per year. It may take weeks to see the match on your page. Feel free to also view the Matching Gift FAQ for more information on matching gifts!

 

IMPORTANT 2021 DATES

The deadline to earn incentive prizes is 11/30. Donations, including company matches are accepted through December 31st. 

 

UPCOMING TEAM FUNDRAISERS

Mod Pizza - December 2, 10:30am-11pm. Dine & Donate at Mod Pizza in San Ramon. A percentage of sales will be donated to the Alzheimer's Association thanks to East Bay Walk's Team Stacey

See's Candy - Now through December 3rd, click here to order See's candy for yourself or gifts for the holidays. You can even purchase a gift card- and all proceeds will benefit the Alzheimer's Association thanks to East Bay Walk's Team Stacey.

Honey Baked Ham Co. - Now through December 4th, click here to purchase gift cards or select signature items from Honey Baked Ham Co. with store locations throughout the East Bay Area and beyond. More than just ham- you can order sides, desserts and cakes, purchase gourmet gift sets, etc... 20% of purchases will benefit the Alzheimer's Association thanks to East Bay Walk's Team Stacey.

Do you have a public fundraising event planned? Maybe a Dine & Donate at a local restaurant or a donation based Pilates or Indoor Cycling class? Let us know! We’ll post it here on the Walk website, and we encourage everyone to share with other Walkers in our Facebook group!

 

JOIN OUR EAST BAY WALK FACEBOOK GROUP

Stay up to date with all East Bay Walk news and events, click here to join our East Bay Walk to End Alzheimer's Facebook Group!

 

MOBILE APP & CHECK DEPOSIT

Did you know 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? How to Install and Use the App

 

JOIN OUR VOLUNTEER PLANNING COMMITTEE!

Our Walk is developed and planned by a committee of passionate volunteers who work year-round in the areas of marketing and outreach, team retention, team recruitment, sponsorship, logistics, mission and advocacy -- and the event grows and thrives when new faces and new ideas come to the table! We work hard, set ambitious goals, develop lasting friendships and have a lot of fun.

Please email eastbaywalk@alz.org for more information.

 

Top Fundraisers

Participants
  1 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Jim Voorhees ($25,074.45)
  2 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Pam Montana ($24,654)
  3 -  Elite Grand Champion Ian Murray ($10,230)
  4 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Angela Vrbanac-Libby ($8,471)
  5 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Ryan Nosek ($7,453.07)
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Teams
  1 -  Buni's Buddies ($47,075)
  2 -  Team Stacey ($39,593.92)
  3 -  Cisco/Randstad East Bay ($22,487.10)
  4 -  MemoryZ Matter ($14,356)
  5 -  Beemorr's team ($10,485)
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Groups
  1 - Cisco ($22,487.10)
  2 - Edward Jones ($19,170.50)
  3 - Carlton Senior Living ($17,044)
  4 - American Seniors Housing Association ($13,051.50)
  5 - AssetMark ($6,925)
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Sponsors

National Presenting Sponsors

Edward JonesCVS

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National Teams

Diamond Level

Brookdale
Sigma Kappa

Platinum Level

LCS
Senior Star
Visiting Angels

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