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2021 Walk to End Alzheimer's - Queens, NY

October 2, 2021

490
Participants
87
Teams
Campaign Progress
of Goal
$82,246 Raised
$78,000.00
105% Achieved

$82,246

Raised

$78,000

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:
10 AM - Walker Check-In/Registration Opens
10:45 AM - Opening Ceremony
11:15 AM - Walk Start

Location:
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Flushing, NY 11354
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Contact:
Sophie Lesser
646.493.5078
shlesser@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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Quick Start: Click here for step-by-step instructions on how to register for the Walk to End Alzheimer's.

Make Your Plan: Once you've registered, read through our Team Captain Toolkit. Planning to fundraise on Facebook? Click here for instructions to make sure it tracks back to your Walk page.

Planning to Walk From Home? Participants have the option to walk in-person at Flushing Meadows Corona Park or from the sidewalk, track, or trail of their choice. Click here for an overview of our Walk from home experience.

You can still earn your T-shirt by reaching the $100 fundraising level. Fundraising for the 2021 Walk Season is OPEN until December 31, 2021.


Check Donations + Mobile Check Deposits

Make checks out to the Alzheimer's Association and write your name and/or team name name on the memo line or include a note to ensure funds are properly allocated. Mail checks to:

Alzheimer's Association
Attn: Queens Walk to End Alzheimer's
6215 Sheridan Drive, Suite 100
Amherst. NY 14221

Use the Walk to End Alzheimer's app to scan any check donations you receive towards your fundraising efforts. The donation will immediately be deposited to the Alzheimer's Association and added to your fundraising page. Click here to learn more. Available for iPhone and Android users.

 


Double Your Impact with a Matching Gift

A matching gift is an easy way to double your donation to the Alzheimer's Association, making an even bigger impact on the fight against Alzheimer's disease. Many companies provide matching charitable contributions for donations made by their employees.

Visit alz.org/walkmatch to see if your employer will match your donation. Include your Walk participant ID when submitting your match request to ensure funds are properly allocated. Email Sophie at shlesser@alz.org if you need help locating your participant ID.

 


 

Exclusive Research Event

 

Have you raised $3,000 total as a team? Are you an Elite Grand Champion who raised more the $2,500?

 If so, you're invited to join us on November 3rd at 6PM to hear about the latest Alzheimer's and all other dementia research from our very own Chief Science Office, Dr. Maria Carrillo. Dr. Carrillo was recently awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award in Alzheimer's Disease Therapeutic Research.

2021 final research graphic

Email Sophie at shlesser@alz.org for the RSVP link!

Top Fundraisers

Participants
  1 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Natalie Randazzo ($5,000)
  2 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor David Feiner ($4,352)
  3 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Scott Winter ($3,685)
  4 -  Elite Grand Champion Sophie Lesser ($2,638)
  5 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Catherine Heege ($2,635)
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Teams
  1 -  Alabare ($5,000)
  2 -  Team Babs ($4,352)
  3 -  Jim's Winter Warriors!!! ($3,685)
  4 -  We Walk for Steven ($3,348)
  5 -  Brandy Stars ($3,242.25)
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Groups
  1 - American Seniors Housing Association ($3,242.25)
  2 - JFKIAT ($1,305)
  3 - Beacon Rehabilitation & Nursing Center ($1,136)
  4 - Crissy Team ($680)
  5 - Highland Care Center ($210)
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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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