Alzheimer's is a terrible disease that effects over 5 million people in the U.S. And over 6 thousand in Alaska. Alzheimer's Resourse of Alaska is a local non profit that has been around servicing Alaskans since 1980's. Mission - "To unite with Alaskans affected by Alzheimer's disease and related disorders to ensure quality of life until a cure is found".
I have personally worked for this agency for almost 6 years and see how they have supported clients and families that are effected by this disease. I have seen how this support has made a difference in their lives and improved quality of life. I'm proud to be a part of its mission. Please join me and my son for Amblin' for Alzheimer's on May 17, 2014 @ 11. Registration is at alzalaska.org team name is Delightful Divas.
Registration is $25 for adults and $15 for kids. Money raised will be used for supporting individuals living with Alzheimer's or related dementia and Alaska's frail elders for research, education, programs and services around the state. hope to see you there. Rachael