Charles County residents unite to raise critically needed awareness and funds

Hundreds of Southern Maryland residents will unite in a movement to reclaim the future for millions at the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Charles County on Saturday, September 8. The goal for the Walk is $112,000.  As of September 4, more than 321 people representing 64 teams have registered for the Walk.

The top team is the Southern Maryland Boot Scooters, who have raised more than $ 23,654. Maryland State Senator Mac Middleton will speak during the program.

Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Participation is free. Walkers are encouraged to raise funds. Participants will learn more about Alzheimer’s disease, advocacy opportunities, clinical trial enrollment, and the Association’s support programs and services, and will join in a meaningful tribute ceremony to honor those affected by Alzheimer’s.

WHEN:           Saturday, September 8, 2018

8:30 a.m.        Check-in

9:30 a.m.         Opening Ceremony, followed by Walk at 10 a.m.

         LaPlata Town Hall

                        305 Queen Anne Street, La Plata, MD 20646