Thursday, May 4
Look good and warm up for the WALK in these stylish purple & orange argyle socks available at the locations below for a suggested donation of $5 or more. Wear them to show your support and share pictures in your socks with the #SockOutAlz hashtag.
Get your Alzheimer's Tennessee socks beginning May 2 at the following locations:
Oakmont at Gordon Park, 401 Gordon Avenue in Bristol, VA
Smoky Mountain Home Health & Hospice, 106 Ferrell Avenue #1, 444 Clinchfield Street #2200 in Kingsport or 1117 Tusculum Boulevard in Greeneville
Home Instead Senior Care, 1114 Sunset Drive in Johnson City
Sycamore Springs, 1504 E Elk Avenue in Elizabethton
Governorís Bend, 1631 Zane Whitson Drive in Erwin
Then wear your socks again at the WALK to help families in our area living with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders!
REGISTER TODAY! We need YOU to Make Alzheimer's a Memory! Sign up to WALK, volunteer, or donate!
Itís time to shine a light into the darkness of Alzheimerís! This disease steals memories, independence, and ultimately, the dignity of those we love. For more than three decades, Alzheimerís Tennessee has been helping individuals living with the disease, along with their families and caregivers, better understand Alzheimerís disease and other dementia.
Itís easy to get started! Just click one of the buttons above, and follow the instructions. In just a few minutes youíll be registered and ready to start FUNdraising. You can also download a paper registration form by clicking below.
On Line Registration Tips
WHO SHOULD BE INVOLVED: WALKers, Volunteers, & Donors from Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.
PURPOSE: TO SUPPORT THOSE LIVING WITH ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE!
Event Day Schedule (PLEASE NOTE IN CASE OF RAIN, WALK WILL MOVE TO MEMORIAL PARK COMMUNITY CENTER!!
10 am Registration opens - Plus team photos, music, food, and fun begin!
10:30 am Opening Ceremonies with announcements, contests & door prizes
11:15 am Let's WALK (Short loop around Park)!!
The WALK is a Saturday morning filled with celebration!
WALKERS will enjoy LIVE musical entertainment from Carson Peters and Iron Mountain, FREE food, door prizes, and fun for all ages.
Most donations are secured prior to the WALK and turned in on or before WALK day.
Pre-registered WALKers who raise $50 will qualify for a t-shirt (distributed to eligible participants at the WALK). More incentives are available for participants who raise $100, $200 or more!
MORE ABOUT FUNDRAISING:
New for 2017! Register your pet, FUNdraise, and compete for the Mascot Title! Winner will be featured on the 2018 WALK brochure. You can also enter them for the Most Purple and Best Dressed Categories!
Turning in money?! Make sure to include a contribution form with all donations mailed or delivered to Alzheimer's Tennessee so we know which WALKer and team to credit. Click below for a contribution form.
FAMILY and FRIENDS...DON'T LEAVE THEM OUT!
Alzheimer's Tennessee invites you to reach out to your family and friends to make your FUNdraising even more successful. Please click the link below to download an informative letter that will help you connect to potential donors among your family and friends.
Friends and Family Letter
After you have downloaded the file, open it and print a copy for each of the friends and family members you would like to contact. Then, add a personal note if you want to and share it! Help them take their part in Making Alzheimer's a Memory!
HAVE QUESTIONS OR NEED MORE INFORMATION??
Contact Tracey Kendall Wilson, Regional Director, firstname.lastname@example.org or 423.330.4532