Volunteers wanted for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s®


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GREENVILLE – Did you know that every 66 seconds someone develops Alzheimer’s disease? The clock is ticking, but can help make a difference.

The Alzheimer’s Association Miami Valley Chapter is inviting Darke county residents to attend a Volunteer Open House on Wednesday, May 18, from 4:30 – 6 p.m. to learn more about volunteer opportunities for the 2016 Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

The Open House will take place at JT’s Brew & Grill at 1475 Wagner Ave. Food and drink will be provided and a cash bar will be available. Stop by any time to learn more and speak with other volunteers.

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. This inspiring event unites the entire community – family, friends, co-workers, social groups, and more – as an unstoppable force in the fight against Alzheimer’s. The Greenville Walk to End Alzheimer’s will be held on Saturday, October 1 at Greenville City Park – Shelter 1.

Learn more and register for the Walk online at alz.org/walk or by calling our 24/7 Helpline at 800-272-3900.

“Alzheimer’s disease is a health epidemic affecting more than 4,000 members of the Darke County community. With your help, we can move closer to a world without Alzheimer’s disease.” said organizers.

Any questions and to RSVP, email Katie Mauch at kmauch@alz.org.

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