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Join the Alzheimer’s Association JULY 1 NYC Triathlon Team!
The Alzheimer’s Association - New York City Chapter has joined LifeTime Tri Series and the 2018 2XU New York City Triathlon as an official Charity Partner! Join us and you can Race the Greatest City on Earth on July 1, 2018.
The 2XU New York City Triathlon is one of the nation’s premier urban triathlons, with a course that wraps through some of the busiest streets in Manhattan. This epic race includes a 1.5k swim with the fast current in the Hudson River, a 40k ride up the traffic-free Hudson Parkway into the Bronx and back, followed by a 10k trek across 72nd St before conquering relentless hills and finishing in the heart of Central Park.
As a charity participant for the Alzheimer’s Association, you will receive guaranteed entry into the race as well as fundraising guidance and incentives prizes including athletic race gear. All participants must meet a fundraising minimum of $2,800. Spaces are limited. For more information contact: Lucy DeNardo at ldenardo@alz.org or call 646.793.4862

Save the Date- JUNE 6, 2018
The 4th Annual CARING TO REMEMBER COCKTAIL, benefiting the Alzheimer's Association - NYC Chapter will be held on June 6, 2018 from 5:30 PM-8:30 PM at 1155 Avenue of the Americas, on the 17th Floor in New York City. Additional details will be posted in the coming weeks. For sponsorship and ticket information, please email koreilly@alz.org call 646-793-3525.

Thank you Marshalls for supporting the Alzheimer’s Association  MARCH 4-17
Marshalls, one of the nation’s leading off-price retailers, joins the Association for the sixth consecutive year in the fight to end Alzheimer’s. Shoppers who visit Marshalls stores nationwide from March 4 – 17 have the opportunity to donate to the Alzheimer’s Association at checkout. The Association appreciates the continued support from Marshalls, and we especially thank the 31 participating stores in NYC. The campaign is part of a larger commitment by the organization which has raised awareness and funds to support our vision for a world without Alzheimer's Disease® since 2011.

Registration is open for our team in the 2018 United Airlines NYC Half Marathon MARCH 18, 2018 
The NYC Chapter is an official charity partner of the 13.1 mile Half Marathon on Sunday, March 18, led by a talent-packed roster of American and international elites. Spaces are limited. All participants must meet a fundraising minimum of $1,750. For more information, contact: Lucy DeNardo at ldenardo@alz.org or 646.793.4862. Once confirmed, you will have guaranteed entry into the race, fundraising guidance and incentive prizes.

Join our team on the 2018 TD Five Boro Bike tour on MAY 6, 2018
The Alzheimer’s Association New York City Chapter has joined with Bike New York and the 2018 TD Five Boro Bike Tour as an official charity partner http://bit.ly/2CIFgWJ. As an Alzheimer’s Association rider, you will receive guaranteed entry into the race as well as fundraising guidance and incentives prizes such as an athletic race shirt and water bottle. All Bike Tour participants must meet a fundraising minimum of $1,000. For more information on how to join the 2018 TD Five Boro Bike Tour on the Alzheimer’s Association team email Lucy DeNardo at ldenardo@alz.org or call 646.793.4862.

Join our team at the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon on NOVEMBER 4, 2018
The Alzheimer’s Association - NYC Chapter of is an official charity partner of the TCS New York City Marathon on Sunday November 4th and has spaces available on its team. The 26.2-mile New York City Marathon is one of the premiere running events in the world and travels through all five boroughs of New York City. A field of more than 50,000 runners will have an opportunity to enjoy this iconic NYC experience. All Alzheimer’s Association team participants must meet a fundraising minimum of $3,500. For more information, contact: Lucy DeNardo at ldenardo@alz.org or call 646.793.4862. Once confirmed, you will have guaranteed entry into the race, fundraising guidance and incentive prizes.


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