Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Charlotte Ranked Among Top 30 Walks Nationwide

The Alzheimer’s Association announced that its 2022 Walk to End Alzheimer’s® – Charlotte has been ranked No. 19 in the nation out of the Alzheimer’s Association’s 2022 Top 30 Walks. The Charlotte Walk earned a spot among this ranking for the first time in 2016 and has gotten increasingly more successful since then. Participants in […]

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A Limited-run Long-sleeved Promise Garden T-shirt Could Be Yours

Have you heard the exciting news? Walk to End Alzheimer’s® has a fresh new look, but at its heart is the same commitment from our Promise Garden — to honor, to remember and to fight to end Alzheimer’s. For a very limited time, everyone in North Carolina to registers for Walk and raises and/or donates […]

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Everyone’s Invited to The Longest Day Reunion

Our current and past participants are the heart and soul of The Longest Day and we can’t wait to celebrate the new event season with each of you. We wanted to let you know the gang’s getting together. Please join fellow supporters from across our region for a special reunion to kick off The Longest Day 2023 season. Everyone […]

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Alzheimer’s Advocacy Day to Aptly Turn North Carolina State Capitol Purple

The costs of Alzheimer’s on North Carolina are unsustainable. Dementia caregivers bear nearly twice the average out-of-pocket costs of non-dementia caregivers, having to cover medical care, personal care and household expenses for the person with dementia. In 2022, the total national cost of caring for individuals with Alzheimer’s and other dementia is projected to reach […]

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Building an End to Alzheimer’s, One Phase at a Time

On the company website for McKee Homes it says, “There is no back office at McKee – we are one team, front and center.” This declaration speaks to every aspect of their business, but also accurately describes how they have also established themselves as a leader in the fight to end Alzheimer’s and all forms […]

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2023 Charlotte Memory Gala – Save the Date

Join other influential community and business leaders and enjoy a wonderful event to celebrate the lives of loved ones impacted by dementia and raise funds to underwrite the Alzheimer’s Association’s support, education, advocacy and research initiatives.  You will enjoy an elegant, black-tie optional evening at uptown’s The Westin Charlotte that features a welcome reception, seated dinner, powerful […]

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Warm Holiday Wishes from North Carolina Staff

What an extraordinary year! On behalf of the Alzheimer’s Association in North Carolina — our dedicated volunteers, staff, and the Alzheimer’s community in our amazing state, we want to extend our sincerest holiday greetings to you. Thank each and every one of you for all that you have done to support us as we continue our […]

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Luminary Ceremony Honoring Those Impacted by Alzheimer’s

All are invited to stand up to the darkness of Alzheimer’s this December by joining us for a special luminary lighting on the longest night of the year – the winter solstice. We’ll gather via Zoom to hear from a few friends and shine a light in honor of all those impacted by Alzheimer’s. Bring […]

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