Walk To End Alzheimer's
RANCHO MIRAGE - The 14 annual Alzheimer’s Association
Walk to End Alzheimer’s™ is Saturday, March 2 at the Palm Desert Civic Center
Park. Residents and businesses from throughout the Coachella Valley will raise
awareness and funds to fight Alzheimer’s disease.
In addition to the two-mile route, Walk to End Alzheimer’s will include a health fair,
entertainment, food, awards and family festivities. Walkers who raise $100 receive
a commemorative T-shirt, and there are prizes for top fund-raising teams and
individuals. Onsite registration opens at 9 a.m., opening ceremonies begin at 10,
and the walk begins at 10:30 a.m.
To register, start a team, donate, sponsor, or volunteer, contact the Alzheimer’s
Association at www.alz.org/socal or (800) 272-3900 or (760) 328-6767.
Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the nation’s largest event to raise awareness and funds
for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Donations benefit the Alzheimer's
Association – the leading voluntary health organization for Alzheimer’s disease
and related dementias. Its mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the
advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected;
and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. For
information about the California Southland Chapter, visit www.alz.org/socal or call
toll-free: (800) 272-3900.