Alzheimer's Association Champions
and Zenith members share why they
got involved with our mission.
Darlene Shiley - Running time 2:38
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"My father came to me and said that there are a lot of things we cannot do to take care of mom because she is fading. But I do know there are some things we can do. We decided to set up The Judy Fund."
"Sometimes you just want to sit down and cry. But I finally found a way to channel it. The way I channeled it was to start Funding a Difference. I listened to the scientists talk, and I thought, Ok, I'm a part of this – I'm doing something. It takes a little bit of the pain away."
"One of the things I have learned over time is that as we have the ability to give back to society, we have the responsibility to do that."
"When my father passed away from Alzheimer's disease, it was logical for me to spend time and money to fight it. I could see research was starting to round the corner and felt that my involvement could matter."