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2021 Walk to End Alzheimer's - Chicago

Saturday, October 9, 2021

699
Participants
290
Teams
Campaign Progress
of Goal
$221,901 Raised
$1,020,000.00
22% Achieved

$221,901

Raised

$1,020,000

Our Goal

We're walking in 2021 — and we invite you to join us.

The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's® is full of flowers, each carried by someone committed to ending this disease. Because like flowers, our participants don't stop when something's in their way. They keep raising funds and awareness for a breakthrough in the fight against Alzheimer's and all other dementia.

We're moving forward with plans to host the Walk to End Alzheimer's in person this fall. We are planning every Walk with the health and safety of our constituents, staff and volunteers as our top priorities. All events will implement safety protocols including physical distancing, masks (where required), contactless registration, hand sanitizing stations and more. We will continue to closely monitor Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), state and local guidelines to ensure Walk events adhere to recommendations and are safe for attendees.

Event Details

Time:
Registration at 8am. Ceremony at 9:30am. Walk immediately to follow

Location:
Soldier Field
1410 Museum Campus Drive
Chicago, IL 60605
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Contact:
Melissa MacNeur
847.324.0378
chicagowalk@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.

News and Announcements

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

 

INCENTIVES

Baseball season is in full swing and in honor of the Chicago cross-town rivalry games happening this month we've put together a fun new incentive. The first 100 people to raise $100, starting August 2nd, will earn an exclusive Chicago Cubs or White Sox themed Walk to End Alzheimer's baseball hat. Let the games begin! *Hat colors available while supplies last

 

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FUNDRAISERS

 Eat out for a cause! Dine in or get carryout at the Lincoln Park Chipotle on August 14th from 4-8pm and 33% of proceeds will go towards the Chicago Walk. Must dine in or order carryout at the 2400 North Lincoln Avenue location. Print out the below flyer, show it on your smartphone, or mention that you're supporting the Chicago Walk to End Alzheimer's at checkout. 

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REMINDERS

There will be no shirts available for pick up on walk day this year. All shirts will be mailed directly to walkers. In order to receive your shirt by walk day, you must raise $100 by September 6th. Anyone who raises $100 after the deadline will still receive a shirt, but there is no guarantee you will have it by walk day.

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Top Fundraisers

Participants
  1 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Dani Jachino ($19,361)
  2 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Mary Fus ($4,110)
  3 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Katie Kearns ($3,936)
  4 -  Elite Grand Champion Self Donor Nick Blawat ($2,570)
  5 -  Grand Champions Club Self Donor Maggie Tracy ($2,050)
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Teams
  1 -  Dan, Dani and Friends ($19,361)
  2 -  Pou-Pou ($10,121)
  3 -  Team Kearns ($4,206)
  4 -  Villa - Lincolnwood Support Center ($3,294)
  5 -  Kevin's Krusaders ($2,650)
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Groups
  1 - Alzheimer's Association Home Office ($5,865.95)
  2 - Villa Healthcare ($3,294)
  3 - Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney ($2,080)
  4 - Family and Friends ($1,745)
  5 - Howard Brown Health ($1,595)
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Sponsors

National Presenting Sponsors

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National Teams

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Brookdale
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LCS
Senior Star
Visiting Angels

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