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Alzheimer's Walk

Hal Blotner team 2010

Thank you to the thousands of people who supported Alzheimer’s Walk 2015!  We are grateful for the tremendous support each community showed for the seven walks.

Overall, we had 167 teams walk and raise more than $268,000 last year!

Mark your calendars for the 2016 Alzheimer's Walk in your area!

Green County Alzheimer’s Walk

Saturday, September 10, 2016
Behring Senior Center
1113 10th Street, Monroe

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Columbia/Marquette County Alzheimer’s Walk

Sunday, September 11, 2016
Riverside Park
E. Wisconsin Street, Portage

Walk kick-off event
Wednesday, June 22
5:00 p.m.
Portage Library
253 W. Edgewater St., Portage

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Sauk County Alzheimer’s Walk

Saturday, September 17, 2016
Mary Rountree Evans Park
701 Second Avenue, Baraboo

Walk kick-off breakfast
Wednesday, June 22
7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
Oak Park Place
800 Waldo St., Baraboo
RSVP to Janet Wiegel, 608.742.9055.

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Dane County Alzheimer’s Walk

Saturday, September 24, 2016
Warner Park Shelter
1511 Northport Dr., Madison

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Grant County Alzheimer’s Walk

Saturday, September 24, 2016
Grant County Fairgrounds
916 E. Elm Street, Lancaster

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Richland County Alzheimer’s Walk

Sunday, September 25, 2016
UW-Richland Campus
1200 Hwy 14 West, Richland Center

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Iowa County Alzheimer’s Walk

Saturday, October 1, 2016
Grace Lutheran Church
1105 N. Bequette St., Dodgeville

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About the Alzheimer's Walk

Alzheimer's Walk 2010Join other supporters for the annual Alzheimer’s Walk! The walk is a fundraiser for the Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin and takes place in several counties in the south central Wisconsin area.

More than 116,000 Wisconsin families have been touched by Alzheimer’s and dementia, and many more people are providing care. Alzheimer’s is not normal aging - it is a progressive and fatal disease, and you can help address this escalating epidemic.

Every penny raised at the Alzheimer’s Walk stays here in south central Wisconsin -- providing critical support and education to both families and professionals impacted by any dementia-related disease. By attending the Alzheimer’s Walk, whether you walk or not, you not only support the Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance financially, but you also show elected officials that you support Alzheimer issues.

Alzheimer's Walk 2010Organize a team!

As a TEAM CAPTAIN, your commitment is THE ESSENTIAL INGREDIENT in making the Alzheimer's Walk a success!

Forming a team for the the Alzheimer's Walk will allow you to collaborate to raise awareness and funds, and you'll have an even better time on event day. Together, as a team, you are a force much greater than what you can accomplish alone.

Hosting a third-party event can be a great way to raise money for your walk team, but it takes a lot of planning from start to finish. To guide you with your event, we created a fundraising toolkit to help you get started.

Third- party fundraising toolkit. Adobe PDF

Walk volunteerVolunteer

Volunteers are always welcome to be part of the Alzheimer's Walk! Jobs include coordinating door prizes, food or publicity; helping on event day; chairing a committee; and more. Please contact Ingrid Kundinger (608.232.3410) for more information.

Have fun and support your community by joining us - see you there!

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