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“Seeking Walkers to End Alzheimer’s

The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s is our national signature event which brings together family, friends, caregivers and concerned community members –who all want to make a difference. Since 1989, Walk to End Alzheimer’s has raised more than $300 million to help advance research and support for those battling Alzheimer’s disease.   Walk to End Alzheimer’s is a great opportunity to participate in the movement to end Alzheimer’s disease. Thousands of walkers come out to support the cause at Walk to End Alzheimer’s throughout NYC, raising over $1 million.   Date and Locations Brooklyn – Sunday, September 21, 2014
Queens – Sunday, September 28, 2014
Manhattan – Sunday October 19, 2014   Click here to sign up!


Seeking Bi-Lingual Volunteers

The Speaker’s Bureau of the Alzheimer’s Association, New York City Chapter, is seeking proficient bi-lingual English and Spanish, and English and Chinese volunteers to assist in our Latino and Chinese outreach efforts. Trained volunteers are needed to provide presentations on Alzheimer’s disease and the services offered at Alzheimer’s Association. Our audiences include senior centers, community organizations, clubs, congregations, and schools. Speaking engagements take place on a periodic basis


  • Experience with public speaking and presentations
  • Experience with Alzheimer’s disease

If you are interested please contact Karen Holland, Director of Volunteer, Leadership & Development at or call 646.744.2928.



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.