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The Alzheimer’s Association’s annual Purple Gala is a time to celebrate the lives of loved ones impacted by Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Proceeds from the Gala will raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research for people in Minnesota and North Dakota.

Save the Date! | May 9, 2015 | The Depot | Minneapolis

Gala Invitation
Attend the Gala
Event Details
Auction Donations
Sponsorship and Underwriting Opportunities 
Gala Photos

Attend the Gala

Click here to purchase tickets. To be a sponsor, contact Stephanie Dix Campbell, Relationship Events Manager, at 952.857.0545 or 

Title Sponsor: $50,000
Signature Sponsor: $40,000
Presenting Sponsor: $30,000
Platinum Sponsor: $20,000
Diamond Sponsor: $15,000
Gold Sponsor: $10,000
Sterling Sponsor: $7,500 
Silver Sponsor: $5,000
Bronze Sponsor: $3,500
Table Host (10 tickets): $2,750
Individual Ticket (1): $275 

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Event Details

23rd Annual Alzheimer's Association Purple Gala May 9, 2015

Click here to purchase tickets.

The Depot, Minneapolis
225 South 3rd Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55401

  • Reception
  • Silent Auction
  • Dinner
  • Live Auction
  • Program
  • Entertainment
  • Dancing and live music by Synergy 

Purple tie admired, but not required.

Auction Donations

The Annual Online Auction will be May 5 - May 14, 2015.

If you would like to donate an auction item for the 2015 Gala, please print the Auction Donation Form and mail or fax it to the Alzheimer's Association at:

Alzheimer's Association Minnesota-North Dakota
7900 West 78th Street, Suite 100
Minneapolis, MN 55439
Fax: 952.830.0513

For more information, contact Stephanie Dix Campbell, relationship events manager:

By phone: 952.857.0545
By email:



Sponsorship and Underwriting Opportunities

2015 Gala Sponsorship Opportunities
To learn more about becoming a sponsor at the Gala, contact Stephanie Dix Campbell, relationship events manager:

By phone: 952.857.0545
By email:    

2015 Gala Sponsors

Civic Honoree


Signature Sponsors



Platinum Sponsor

Kendrick B. Melrose

Wall, Farley, Lee & Larson - Minnetonka Office and Greg Anklam - St. Paul Offices

Gold Sponsors

Jim & Carmen Campbell
Mark & Jane Chronister
Pat & Bernie Fiske 
N. Bud Grossman Center for Memory Research & Care


Carole Lee Randall & Family

Sterling Sponsor


Silver Sponsors

Accedited Investors, Inc.
Charles M. Denny, Jr.
Ebenezer Management Services
English Rose Suites & b-home Home Care by English  Rose Suites
The Goodman Group
Machov Family Philanthropic Fund
Nor-Son, Inc.
Orlady Family, in memory of Dr. Elizabeth Orlady Johnson
Pioneer Rim & Wheel
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Sandvold and Associates
Pentair, Ltd.
Toro, Co.

Bronze Sponsors

Bremer Bank
The Canis Family
David & Beth Lyman
The Maloney Family
Media Loft
Kathy & Brad Pedersen
Susan Marvin & Keith Schwartzwald
Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A.
Robins Kaplan LLP
Pat & Ann Ryan
Carol & Alan Shapiro
Ron & Lynn Zamansky Family 



Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.