The Longest Day
June 21, 2015
Thank you for a successful The Longest Day!
A few photos from Longest Day events in our chapter:
Local landmarks go purple for the day: Pacific Park's Ferris wheel at the Santa Monica Pier; US Bank building downtown; LAX pylons
Sunrise seaside walk with Alpha Kappa Alpha in Long Beach (1908 steps towards healthy living in honor of AKA's 1908 founding)
Hitting the streets during Dick and Mickey's Taco Crawl
Todd Pickering performing his one-man show as part of his all-day entertainment bonanza at Hollywood's The Pig and Whistle
Blondes vs Brunettes, Los Angeles
Blondes win... first time
On Saturday, May 30 the Alzheimer’s Association, California Southland Chapter held the Blondes vs. Brunettes Powder Puff Football Game at Hollywood High School. After three years of defeat the blondes won twelve to eight! With 49 players on the field (each of whom had raised a minimum of $350), 9 coaches, over 30 #1 Fans (helping with fundraising), and the most people ever in the bleachers cheering on the teams, $60,000 has been raised to date. To donate visit http://act.alz.org/la. For more info about BvB or the Young Professionals Committee please contact Daniela Sarmina at email@example.com or (323) 930-6217
An Unforgettable Evening
Over half million dollars raised from An Unforgettable Evening
On May 3, the Alzheimer’s Association, California Southland Chapter held its fourth annual An Unforgettable Evening. The event raised over $500,000 for the Disney Family Fund. Held on the grounds of a beautiful, historic Santa Monica estate, the elegant garden party featured a performance by nine-time Grammy Award winning singer, Natalie Cole, who performed a touching duet, “Unforgettable” with her father, Nat King Cole via the magic of video.
All photos: Heather Hart | A La Mode Photo
Third Party Fundraising Events
Hold Your Own Event to Support the Alzheimer’s Association
You can have a great time and raise money too. Help us bring hope and practical support to families throughout our region by holding your own event to support the California Southland Chapter.
We encourage you to contact Daniel Wherley to discuss your ideas. He can be reached at (323) 930-6244 or by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.