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WHAT WILL YOU DO TO FIGHT ALZHEIMER'S?

For those facing Alzheimer’s, every day feels like the longest! Show them they are not alone by participating in The Longest Day— a DIY fundraising event to honor those facing Alzheimer’s. The Longest Day allows you to use a hobby and your passion to raise funds and create awareness.

Organize your event or multiple fundraising events anytime between October 1, 2017, and the longest day of the year, June 21, 2018. On June 21, get your social media buzzing and support our global awareness.

Thousands of people will join together to show their love for those affected by Alzheimer's disease. You can be one of them, register today.

Feel. Create. Act. Share.

1. Feel: Let your passion and care for loved ones move you.
2. Create: Use the tools we offer or get your creative juices flowing.
3. Act: Host your event(s). Get your employer, family, neighbors, and friends on board.
4. Share: On June 21, 2018 share your story and celebrate your success.

Register now at www.alz.org/thelongestday or you can download the Registration Form

Questions and support? Contact Laura Zabel, lazabel@alz.org or 317-587- 2208, The Longest Day Manager

CREATE: Browse Ideas for The Longest Day

50 Fundraising Event Ideas

Video Inspiration
Exercise: Zumba in honor of her grandmother.
Games: Bowling for The Longest Day.
Hobbies: A comedian shares his laughter for The Longest Day.
Parties & Events: This family hosts a Bar-B-Q.

ACT: Use the Participant Resources

1. Participant Handbook
2. Six Ways to Get Started
3. Fundraising Ideas
4. Donations Fillable Square Fundraiser
5. Cash Receipt
6. Donation Request Letter Template
7. Donation Supplies Request Letter Template
8. Event Flyer Template
9. Your Donations at Work Flyer

Participants log on to www.alz.org/thelongestday to access more resources and to network and share
ideas with other participants from around the globe.

SHARE: June 21, 2018 The Longest Day, Share your Story

Celebrate and share your story. Build your marketing and awareness plan to be in full force on June 21. Use hashtags #ENDALZ or #TheLongestDay and get social. Email your story and pictures to Laura Zabel, lazabel@alz.org. If you have an event we can feature, to increase our awareness through media exposure, please let Laura know.

Marketing Tools
1. ALZ Facts Display Signs
2. Business Card Template
3. Purchase TLD Swag
4. Order Free ALZ education materials


 

Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.