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About Us

The Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota has been providing services, information, and advocacy for more than 30 years to people with dementia, their families and health care providers.

This Chapter is one of seven founding chapters of the National Alzheimer's Association, headquartered in Chicago. It was started by family caregivers who came together around a common need of getting support and help for their loved ones with dementia. Since 1979, our donor-supported, nonprofit Alzheimer’s Association has provided reliable information and care consultation; created supportive services for families; increased funding for dementia research; and influenced public policy changes.

Our mission
To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

Our vision
A world without Alzheimer's disease.

Community Health Charities

The Alzheimer’s Association is a member charity of Community Health Charities, an alliance of leading nonprofit health research and service organizations whose mission is to improve lives affected by chronic illness by investing in health research, services, and education. http://www.healthcharitiesmn.org/


Accountability Standards

The Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota has undergone a review by the Charities Review Council, which evaluated our public disclosure, financial activities, governance and fundraising. This review determined that the Association meets the Council’s accountability standards — demonstrating our integrity and transparency to the people who support us. To see the Council’s full report, click here.

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Financial Information

The Alzheimer's Association Minnesota-North Dakota Chapter is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit.

More information about our use of funds.
View the Association's recent IRS 990 form (PDF)
IRS e-file Signature Authorization (PDF)

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Refund Policy

The Alzheimer's Association does not refund educational registration fees unless the Association cancels the event.

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Annual Report

View the full annual report: FY14 interactive version. The interactive version features links and animation to enhance the experience, but you will need the most recent version of Adobe Reader to view it properly. 
FY14 standard version (PDF)

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Annual Meeting

Join us for our Annual Meeting and Research Update in November 2015.  

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Board of Directors

David Foster – Edina, MN

Mark Chronister - Bloomington, MN

Ann Decker – Hampton, MN

Patrick Boldischar - Edina, MN
Liz Canis - Edina, MN   
Gretchen Cepek – Edina, MN
Rocky Cofer – Dickinson, ND
Andrew Davis - Minneapolis, MN
Pat Fiske - Willernie, MN
John Knapp - St. Paul, MN   
David M. Lyman - Excelsior, MN
Steve Machov - Golden Valley, MN
Jeff Maloney – Eden Prairie, MN
Corey Mock – Grand Forks, ND
Tabitha Montgomery - St. Paul, MN
Carol Shapiro – Edina, MN
Timothy F. Smith – Minneapolis, MN
John Stern - Lakeville, MN
Stephen C. Waring, DVM, Ph.D. - Duluth, MN  
Rory Zamansky – Minneapolis, MN

Honorary Directors
Carmen Campbell – Edina, MN
Carole Lee Randall – Edina, MN


Employment Opportunities

North Dakota Positions

Position Title
: Regional Care Consultant
Reports To: North Dakota Field Director
Hours: 8:30am – 5:00pm  M-F/Occasional Evenings and Weekends
Exemption Classification: Exempt
Location: Bismarck, ND, with travel to southwest ND to serve Region 8. 

Position Title: Development Specialist
Reports To: Community Engagement Senior Manager, ND
Hours: 8:30am – 5:00pm  M-F
Exemption Classification: Non-exempt
Location: Fargo, ND

Minnesota Positions

Position Title: Care Consultant
Reports To: Director of Clinical Services
Hours: 8:30am – 5:00pm  M-F/Occasional Evenings and Weekends
Exemption Classification: Exempt
Location: Edina, MN

Position Title: Program Manager Southern MN
Reports To: Director, Education & Outreach
Hours: 8:30am – 5:00pm  M-F
Exemption Classification: Exempt
Location: Rochester, MN

Position Title: Rural Provider Outreach Consultant
Reports To: Provider Outreach Manager
Hours: Part-time
Exemption Classification: Exempt
Location: Western, MN

When applying for any of the jobs listed above, please email resume to the person listed in the job description.




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.