Join Bryan Young, Big Al and the Motorsports Unlimited Mike Mobile out at Cape County Park North on October 8th at 8am for the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s. This is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research programs. There are over a hundred and twenty thousand people living with Alzheimer’s in Missouri, alone – so come walk with us to help provide care and support to families who are battling this disease.
The Cape Girardeau Walk is Saturday October 8th at Cape County Park North. Registration is at 8am with the opening ceremony happening at 9am. The Walk follows immediately after. To register and receive the latest updates on this year’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s, visit alz.org/cape.
On Walk day, an Opening Ceremony will feature local speakers and a presentation of Promise Flowers to honor the personal reasons participants join together to fight Alzheimer’s and all other dementia. In 2021, nearly 51,000 teams participated in more than 600 Walks across the country, raising more than $85 million.
The Alzheimer’s Association is the worldwide voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research. The Alzheimer’s Association leads the way to end Alzheimer’s and all other dementia — by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support. The Alzheimer’s Association offers local support groups, education classes, and one-on-one care consultations with social workers all for free.
Visit alz.org or call the Alzheimer’s Association 24/7 Helpline at 800.272.3900 for more information and to get involved.