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Attend one or more of our special events to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's disease.

Join in the Fun of Fundraising
Help support our Walk to End Alzheimer's teams by joining them at upcoming fundraisers!  A variety of events from food sales, car shows, dances and much more will be occurring throughout the year to raise funds for Alzheimer's support and research.  Come out and enjoy the fun!  Click here to see upcoming events. Join us at a Walk near you.  Visit to learn more!

22nd Annual Lake Junaluska Alzheimer's Golf Tournament - Lake Junaluska, NC
September, 15 2014

The Lake Junaluska Golf Tournament was created 22nd years ago by Dr. Wright Spears after his late wife, Mary Blue Smith Spears, was diagnosed with Alzheimer's. Through the years this golf tournament has raised over $193,000 to assist families in Haywood County whose loved ones suffer with Alzheimer's disease.

Schedule of Events:
12:00pm - Registration
1:00pm - Golf Tournament
5:30pm - Supper
Format - 4 person Captain's Choice

Entry Deadline - September 8th
Call Richard Reeves at 828-734-9272

Purple Sunday
November 2014
Challenge your place of worship to participate in Purple Sunday and join the fight to end Alzheimer's disease! Purple Sunday is an event to promote Alzheimer's awareness, the importance of early detection, as well as helpful programs provided by the Alzheimer's Association. Encourage patrons to wear purple, host an educational table in the lobby and include helpful information in the bulletin. 

To Register click the links below:


For more information, contact Lesha Dodson at or 704-532-5275.





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