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Location

Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium
1301 Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC



 

About the Event


Our region’s most influential and respected business, political, philanthropic non-profit and civic leaders will come together at the 2nd annual Brain Ball to lead the fight against Alzheimer’s.  The 2nd annual Brain Ball will build on the momentum of last year’s extraordinary success. Led by founding chairs Liz and Tom Donohue, the inaugural event raised more than $1.2 million dollars and elevated the profile of Alzheimer’s and its devastating toll on America’s families. In addition, it raised funds for cutting edge research and critical support services for individuals, families and caregivers facing the daily challenges of the disease.

All proceeds of the Brain Ball support the mission of the Alzheimer's Association 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 is a world without Alzheimer’s. 

To read about our inaugural 2014 Brain Ball.




 

Sponsorships

Sponsorship opportunities range from $5,000 to $100,000.  Learn more about sponsoring the 2015 Brain Ball.

For more information on how to become a sponsor for this year's Brain Ball, please contact Elliott Gaskins at egaskins@alz.org or at 703.766.9024.




 

Leadership



Mark and Liz Ordan
2015 Brain Ball Chairs

Liz and Tom Donohue
Founding Brain Ball Chairs

Jordan Smyth
Board of Directors Chair, Alzheimer’s Association
National Capital Area Chapter



 


 

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.