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Walk to End Alzheimer's - Casper

  September 21st, 2019   |     3:00 AM to 6:00 AM

Walk to End Alzheimer’s is World’s Largest Event Dedicated to Alzheimer’s Care, Support and Research The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s will take place on Saturday, September 21st at The Gaslight Social. Nearly 200 people from the area expected at this year’s event to raise awareness and funds to fight Alzheimer’s disease. On Walk day, participants will honor those affected by Alzheimer's disease with Promise Flowers during the poignant Promise Garden Ceremony – a moving display of hope to represent the personal reasons participants join together to fight Alzheimer’s. More than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's disease – the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States. Additionally, more than 16 million family members and friends provide care to people with Alzheimer’s and other dementias. In Wyoming alone, there are more than 10,000 people living with the disease and 18,000 caregivers. Participants can join a team or register to walk as an individual at act.alz.org/Casper. Time: Registration at 9am Ceremony at 10am Walk at 10:30am Add to calendar Location: The Gaslight Social 314 W Midwest Ave. Casper, WY 82601 Map it We are very excited to announce that country music star, Jay Allen, who has gone viral in the Country music scene with his emotional single "Blank Stares" will be performing a benefit concert for Casper's Walk to End Alzheimer's. Jay Allen's song speaks to the struggles as a child of a parent suffering with this disease and pays tribute to all those impacted. Official Website Blank Stares on YouTube Participants who raise $100 or more will receive free entry to the concert and their Walk 2019 T-Shirt! See our additional incentive prizes! Date: Saturday, September 21st, 2019 Doors Open at: 7:00 PM Time: 8:00 PM Location: The Gaslight Social Pre-Sale Tickets Available at: Meadow Wind Assisted Living or buy them at the door for $10.00/ea. Hotel Discounts for travelers are available at: Ramkota Hotel & Conference Center 800 N Poplar St. Casper, WY 82601 307-266-6000 Special discount for Walk to End Alzheimer's participants at $89/night rate available for reservation on Friday, 9/20 and Saturday 9/21. Just mention the Walk and concert when you call to reserve. Check out this video about starting a walk team: https://youtu.be/-xIRydY9qGI Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Since 1989, the Alzheimer’s Association® mobilized millions of Americans in the Alzheimer’s Association Memory Walk®; now the Alzheimer’s Association is continuing to lead the way with Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Together, we can end Alzheimer’s. Alzheimer's Association® The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s research, care and support. Our 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. Our vision is a world without Alzheimer’s®. Visit www.alz.org or call 800.272.3900.

Hours:

Saturday, September 21st, 2019 Registration at 9am Ceremony at 10am Walk at 10:30am

Contact:

Eli Allen

Fees & Admission:

Free to participate! Fundraising is encouraged but not required. Participants who raise $100+ get free entry to Jay Allen concert and their 2019 Walk Shirt!
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