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Who Can Host a DIY Fundraiser?

Each year, individuals and organizations such as civic groups, social clubs, restaurants and businesses raise thousands of dollars for the Alzheimer's Association - Heart of America Chapter. These supporters demonstrate a commitment to the mission of the Alzheimer's Association by involving the community in raising significant funds and awareness for the Chapter.

DIY Event Ideas

DIY fundraisers can be as simple or as extravagant as you wish and can raise anywhere from $200 to $10,000 or more. Simple ideas could include a wine and cheese party for close friends, a garage sale, a jeans or Go Purple day at the office, donating a percentage of sales for a day/week, a school's classroom project or a game night. More exciting ideas include hosting a silent auction, a large dinner party, or a sporting event such as a golf tournament, a basketball tournament or a run. The possibilities are endless. Click here for more ideas.

Interested in Hosting Your Own DIY Event?

Return this form to Lauren via email at or fax at 913.831.1916. The Chapter will review your event specifics and then contact you with a decision.


2015 DIY Fundraisers

Bob Evans Restaurant on June 24 in Kansas City, MO

Enjoy a great meal and support the Alzheimer's Association - Heart of America Chapter. 15% of all sales will benefit the chapter. 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.  2001 Walnut Street. For more information contact Sabrina Carr at

"Embrace the Moment" Golf Tournament on June 26 in Olathe, KS

Dust off your golf clubs and hit the links for a cause at Prairie Highlands Golf Course. $125 per person. Tournament fees include range balls, cart, shirt, lunch, 3 drink tickets, prizes and silent auction. 6:30 am check-in and light snacks. 8:00 am shotgun start. For more information contact Sue Wilde at


Thank you 2015 DIY Fundraisers

  • Valley View Bank raised $285 through their Casual for a Cause fundraiser in Overland Park.

  • C Dubs Bike Ride raised $3614 in Lawrence.


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