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Volunteering to make a difference.

Join the fight against Alzheimer's disease by becoming a volunteer with the Delaware Valley Chapter. 

Ways to Get Involved 

Special Event Volunteers
Assist with the planning and execution of fundraisers such as Walk to End Alzheimer's, The Longest Day, and other events. Committee member's tasks include recruiting team members, raising revenue, increasing awareness and implementing event activities.

Walk to End Alzheimer’s
Our Walk to End Alzheimer’s events have a number of volunteer opportunities throughout our service area! Contact your Walk manager to learn more.

  • Delaware: Rehoboth Beach and Wilmington: John Nicholas,
  • Southern New Jersey: Cumberland County and South Jersey Shore: Colleen Gill,
  • Pennsylvania: Berks, Lehigh Valley, and Philadelphia: Meg DiPanni,

The Longest Day
The Longest Day is the day with the most light—the summer solstice. Each year, thousands of participants from across the world come together to fight the darkness of Alzheimer’s through an activity of their choice. Together, they use their creativity and passion to raise funds and awareness for the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association. 
To learn more, contact Catherine McCarthy,

Programs and Support Volunteers
Alzheimer's Association programs and support volunteers, such as Community Educators, Community Leaders, Chapter Promotores, Faith Outreach Representatives, Support Group Facilitators, among others, volunteer their time to help educate, inform, support and connect those in our local community. To learn more and/or to get involved, visit our Volunteer Portal

As a volunteer advocate, you’ll make your voice heard, drive policymakers to address Alzheimer’s and other dementia, and improve the lives of everyone affected by Alzheimer’s. Your level of commitment is completely flexible to fit your schedule, style and skills. Take action to advance our mission by writing a letter or email, making a phone call, signing a petition, or visiting your local legislator. These are just a few examples. Visit to learn more.

TrialMatch Volunteer
Find clinical trials through Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch. This free, easy-to-use clinical studies matching service generates customized lists of studies based on user-provided information. 

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