Walk to End Alzheimer's Walk to End Alzheimer's Event Home

2021 Walk to End Alzheimer's - Owensboro, KY

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Campaign Progress
of Goal
$39,875 Raised
80% 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

Event & Walk Route Opens at 9:00 a.m.
Ceremony at 9:45 a.m.

Smothers Park
199 W Veterans Blvd
Owensboro, KY 42303
Map it

Brandi Keller

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.

Your Opening Ceremony

News and Announcements

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

Venue & Route Information:
Location: Smother’s Park – Downtown Owensboro
Walk will begin at the water fountains in downtown Owensboro. 

Parking is available across from the park and the Riverpark Parking Garage

Walk Route will begin with police escort on W Veterans Blvd up to 1st St, left onto Castlen St. then left onto 3rd St. leading us back to Smother’s Park. 

Event schedule: 

Venue and Walk route open at 9:00a.m. 

Promise Garden Ceremony at 9:45a.m. 

Walk Day FAQ:
• All participants should register prior to Walk day at alz.org/walk.
• All children must be registered.
• Strollers, wheelchairs and wagons are welcome.
• The Walk route and festivities are outdoors — please plan accordingly.
• Donations will be taken on Walk day via mobile payment and cash/check dropbox.
• Be sure to wear your purple and carry your Walk flags! Take a selfie or photo of your team and post on social media using #Walk2EndALZ and #ENDALZ.

Walk from anywhere. If you prefer, we welcome you to Walk From Home. You can engage in many Walk day experiences through our mobile app:
• Watch a prerecorded Opening and Promise Garden Ceremony.
• Visit the Promise Garden and select a flower representing your connection to the disease and plant it among the others.
• Review the route map to track your at-home Walk, including start and finish lines through the augmented reality platform.

Top Fundraisers

  1 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Laurel Beaty ($5,863)
  2 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Rusty Burton ($1,620)
  3 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor David Renshaw ($1,250)
  4 -  Champions Club Self Donor Phil & Mary Beth Hurley ($500)
  5 -  Champions Club Self Donor Julie Renshaw ($500)
View all Participants
  1 -  Purple Haze ($6,313)
  2 -  Home Instead Senior Care Owensboro ($5,300)
  3 -  Owensboro Forget-Me-Nots ($3,520)
  4 -  Edward Jones Unforgettable Moments ($2,050)
  5 -  Heritage Place ($1,223)
View all Teams
  1 - Edward Jones ($8,326)
  2 - Home Instead ($5,300)
  3 - Genesis HealthCare ($1,223)
  4 - Owensboro Health ($60)
  5 - Artis Senior Living ($45)
View all Groups
View our champions club


National Presenting Sponsors

Edward JonesCVS

view all sponsors Become a sponsor

National Teams

Diamond Level

Sigma Kappa

Platinum Level

Senior Star
Visiting Angels

view all National Teams