News Release, Alzheimer’s Association

Oxon Hill, MD- More than 1,000 people are expected to unite in the fight for Alzheimer’s first survivor at the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Saturday, September 14 at the National Harbor. Prince George’s County Executive Angela Alsobrooks is the Walk’s Honorary Chair.

Online registration is open until Noon on Friday, September 13. People also may register in person at the Walk. 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.

Walk to End Alzheimer’s is held in more than 600 communities nationwide. In 2018, the events raised $90 million nationwide for Alzheimer’s care, support and research.

Saturday, September 14, 2019

8 a.m. Check-in

9 a.m. Opening Ceremony

9:30 a.m. Walk begins


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