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2021 Walk to End Alzheimer's - Chicago

Saturday, October 9, 2021

Campaign Progress
of Goal
$940,917 Raised
92% Achieved




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

Walk route opens at 8am for walkers to begin walking at anytime. There will be three opening ceremonies: 8:30am, 9am (in Spanish) and 9:30am

Soldier Field
1410 Museum Campus Drive
Chicago, IL 60605
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Melissa MacNeur

VOLUNTEER More event info

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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.

Your Opening Ceremony

News and Announcements

Watch this space to learn about upcoming incentives, fundraisers, and events happening with the Chicago Walk to End Alzheimer's!

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On behalf of the Chicago Walk Planning Committee, we thank you for making the 2021 Chicago Walk to End Alzheimer's event such a huge success! 

Check out a special thank you video from the committee by clicking the photo below! 

Interested in joining the 2022 Walk Planning Committee?

 Email chicagowalk@alz.org for more info! 

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Our IL walk season is quickly ending and we still need your help to reach our goal. We are challenging all participants to raise an additional $50 to receive your Walk to End ALZ winter hat! You don't want to miss this! Your generosity will help to advance research that will one day lead us to methods of prevention, treatment and, ultimately, a cure for the disease.

Nov Hat Incentive


The deadline to earn national incentives has been extended to 12/31. Continue your fundraising to earn these great incentives and help us meet our goal by 12/31. Consider making a donation today towards care, support, and research. Click the image below to see the full incentive list. 




Chicago Walk participants can receive a year subscription to Chicago Magazine for only $8! Subscribe today by clicking the image below.

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Top Fundraisers

  1 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Reagan Hogerty ($50,120)
  2 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Daneen Jachino ($46,394.42)
  3 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Joanne Malleta ($16,179.80)
  4 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Nick Blawat ($11,630)
  5 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Mary Fus ($10,425)
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  1 -  Hogerty Crew ($53,800)
  2 -  Dan, Dani and Friends ($48,794.42)
  3 -  Pou-Pou ($37,833)
  4 -  Sweet Jazzleberries ($26,725)
  5 -  Team National - MarCom Mission Movers ($25,036)
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  1 - Alzheimer's Association Home Office ($78,776.50)
  2 - Life Care Services (LCS) ($16,379.80)
  3 - Hyatt Hotels Corporation ($14,100)
  4 - Dober ($12,094)
  5 - Villa Healthcare ($10,832.50)
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National Presenting Sponsors

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National Teams

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