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2024 Walk to End Alzheimer's - Detroit, MI

Saturday, November 2, 2024

606
Participants
216
Teams
Campaign Progress
of Goal
$170,713 Raised
$1,000,000.00
17% Achieved

$170,713

Raised

$1,000,000

Our Goal

Event Details

Time:
7:30am Registration, 9am Opening Ceremony, Walk to Follow

Location:
Detroit Zoo
8450 W 10 Mile Rd
Royal Oak, MI 48067

Contact:
Kim Simecek | Samantha Metzler
248.983.5474 | 248.289.7411
kasimecek@alz.org | sjmetzler@alz.org

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Print a paper registration or donation form

Mobile App

Fundraise on the go by sending emails, monitoring your progress and updating your page.
You can even deposit checks! Learn more about the Walk to End Alzheimer's® mobile app.

Recaude fondos para la caminata enviando correos electrónicos, supervisando su progreso y actualizando su página.
¡Incluso puede depositar cheques! Más información sobre la aplicación móvil de la Walk to End Alzheimer's.


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Are you a Team

Captain for the

Detroit Walk?


Check out the new Team Captain Guide!

Click the guide button below!

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This guide is meant to help you build your dream team, then set and reach your goals. We’ve got plenty of tips and tools, and your Association staff or volunteer partner is available to support you. Any questions? Contact Sam at sjmetzler@alz.org.


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UPCOMING EVENTS:

 YOU'RE INVITED...

SAVE THE DATES! 


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Join us for the Parking Lot Party on Thurs. July 25 from 2 p.m. - 8 p.m. at the Alzheimer's Association in Southfield, MI! Music and Food Trucks will be from 3 p.m. - 7 p.m.


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To purchase tickets:

1. Scan the above QR code or go to https://royal-oak-leprechauns.nwltickets.com/SingleGame/Tickets

2. Scroll to the July 19 game & click “Select Seats.” 

3. Select your seats. 

4. Enter the promo code: W2EADETROIT to receive $5 off each ticket as a thank you!


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Is your company looking to sponsor the Detroit Walk for 2024? 

By sponsoring the event, your company can make a difference for families - including your employees and customers - facing the disease now and in the future. 

 Click icon above, fill out the form, and Kim will reach out!
Any questions? Email Kim at kasimecek@alz.org.

  

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Click to view our 2024 Community Supporters!

Interested in becoming a Detroit Walk to End Alzheimer's Community Supporter? Email Kim Simecek at kasimecek@alz.org for more information.

 

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Important Walker Information


DID YOU KNOW THERE IS A WALK TO END ALZ

APP FOR YOUR PHONE?!

 

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With the Walk to End Alzheimer's mobile app for iPhone or Android, you can:
- Stay up-to-date on all donations.
- Receive gift notifications on your phone.
- Text family and friends to ask for their support.
- Post your story to social media.
- Update your fundraising page and add a photo from your phone.
- Track your activity and participate in physical challenges.

Download the mobile app today!


 

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Follow our Facebook, Instagram & Tiktok: @detroitwalk2endalz!


 

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VOLUNTEER!

We can not do what we do every year without our amazing crew of volunteers! There are so many ways to help, big and small. We can always find something that fits for you! If you’re interested in joining our purple family in any way, whether monthly, occasionally, or for a few hours, please contact Sam at sjmetzler@alz.org.


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Looking for more resources? Click below...



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Click here to learn more about our programs and services!

Like our helpline (800.272.3900), support groups, education programs, care consultation and more! 

 

 

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Alzheimer's Impact Movement

We fight to support Alzheimer's and dementia research funding and advance bipartisan legislation that will have a positive and meaningful impact on people.


 

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Click here to learn more about Research.

 

  

Lastly, don’t forget our 24/7 free helpline is always available at (800) 272-3900. 

Top Fundraisers

Participants
  1 -  Self Donor Cathy Grube ($12,795)
  2 -  Self Donor Lori Kontry ($5,601.29)
  3 -  Self Donor Vito Rosolino ($5,600)
  4 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Kim Simecek ($4,575)
  5 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Carol Thompson ($3,270)
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Teams
  1 -  David's Dream Team ($14,981.33)
  2 -  Memory Keepers ($13,220)
  3 -  Milk in the Cupboard ($6,802.53)
  4 -  Sharon's Spirit ($4,675)
  5 -  ANYTIME CARE ($3,770)
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Companies
  1 - Edward Jones (NT) ($7,737.20)
  2 - Boozley Bunch ($3,677.43)
  3 - Sigma Kappa (NT) ($2,240.96)
  4 - American Seniors Housing Association (NT) ($1,668.72)
  5 - Visiting Angels (NT) ($1,603.04)
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Sponsors

National Presenting Sponsor:

Edward Jones

National Sponsors:

Biogen Eisai

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National Teams

Diamond Level

Brookdale
Edward Jones
Sigma Kappa

Platinum Level

Rotarian Action Group
LCS
Senior Star
Visiting Angels

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