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The Alzheimer’s Association - South Carolina Chapter
The South Carolina Chapter is the result of a 2006 merger of the The Upstate South Carolina Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association and the Palmetto Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association.  The new, unified chapter serves the entire state of South Carolina through a network of local offices. 

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.

Financial information

The South Carolina Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, donor-supported organization. Programs and services are made possible through contributions from individuals, corporations and foundations. The chapter uses 85% of funds raised for programs, services and research efforts.

Board of directors – South Carolina Chapter

Chair: Ben Mustian, Columbia
Vice Chair: Charlie Williams, III, Orangeburg
Secretary: Deb Lewis, Rock Hill
Treasurer: Tom Kirby, PhD, Greenville

John Absher, MD, Greenville
John Belissary, Florence
Charles Brown, Columbia
Margaret Coker, Hartsville
Gerald Huskamp, Greenville
Rene Kilburn, Columbia
Amanda Long, Greenville
Anne Campbell Mangum, Greenville
Van Matthews, CFP, Greenville
Walton McLeod, Little Mountain
Jacobo Mintzer, MD, Charleston
Paul Oken, Hollywood
Ford Pearse, Greenville
Lucien Richardson, Spartanburg
Ellen Steinberg, Charleston
Gail Stokes, Greenville
William Van Horn, MD, Conway
Seth Zamek, Rock Hill

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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.