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June is Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month - a time to shine a purple light for the millions people living with Alzheimer's. We need your help by mobilizing friends, families, neighbors, co-workers and customers to help bring an end to Alzheimer's disease.

Go purple with a purpose! Thousands of Americans will turn their Facebook profile purple with an “END ALZ” icon. Wear purple to work and encourage your coworkers to have an Alzheimer’s awareness day. The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Indiana Chapter can offer yard signs, posters and other materials to help you go purple and support the Walk to End Alzheimer’s® in your area.  Please consider hanging these posters in your workplace. We can also provide you with an article for your company eNews.

Take the lead and learn how your business can support Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month. Support, educate, empower and declare through some of these partnership opportunities.

Whether it's by sharing a diagnosis — or taking action to honor a family member — brave individuals are overcoming stigma & facing Alzheimer's head on. Call 800.272.3900 or email Cathy Boyer at cboyer@alz.org for more ideas on how you and your loved ones can fight stigma and make this month count. The time is now to commit to going purple during Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month. The End of Alzheimer's Starts with YOU.

 

Ways to Participate

June 12 - Alzheimer's Association Night with the Indianapolis Indians
Indianapolis Indians vs. Durham Bulls
7:05 p.m., $14.50
To purchase tickets, click here and enter group code: alzheimers

June 21 - The Longest Day
Register now for The Longest Day® 2014, a sunrise-to-sunset event to honor the strength, passion and endurance of those living with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers. Together with your team, spend the longest day of the year doing what you love to help end Alzheimer’s. For more information, click here.

June 22 - Purple Sunday
Organize your church congregation to raise awareness of Alzheimer's disease by dressing in purple, hosting an Alzheimer's Association information booth or including information in your bulletins. Contact Cathy Boyer at cboyer@alz.org or call 800.272.3900 for more information.

June 24 - The Memory Cup
Eagle Creek Golf Club
Golfers receive an 18-hole round of golf, lunch and dinner, beverages on the course, and more! To register as a player or for more details about sponsorship benefits, contact Anne Harris at aharris@alz.org or 800.272.3900. Click here for more information.

June 28 - Blondes vs. Brunettes
Eli Lilly and Company Colonel's Field
BvB is a volunteer-driven chapter event in the form of a flag football game for women, designed to bring young professional community leaders together to raise funds and awareness for the Alzheimer’s Association. For more information, click here.


 

Alzheimer's Association

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Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.