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Gala 2015: Creating Hope


On Saturday, March 28, we'll host the Annual Creating Hope Gala at the Balboa Bay Resort in Newport Beach. With live music and an atmosphere of rustic elegance, the gala will honor four individuals for extraordinary commitment to the vision of a world without Alzheimer's.

Funds will be raised to support the 84,000 in Orange County and more than 5 million nationally that are affected by Alzheimer's disease.

RSVP online or call 949.955.9000.

2015 Creating Hope Gala Honorees:

• Harry Crowell
• Michelle Egerer
• Bill Hogan
• Paul Wexler

Sponsorship, underwriting and auction opportunities are still available.  

Visionary Women Caregivers Luncheon

Please join us at the 9th Annual Visionary Women Caregivers Luncheon May 15 at the beautiful Rancho Las Lomas. Along with special guest, Florence Henderson, we gather in celebration of caregivers, nominated for award by their peers due to their extraordinary compassion, caring and strength.

R.S.V.P online or call 949.955.0000

Nominate a Caregiver today - Submissions due by Friday, March 27, 2015.


Marion Ross – 'Mrs. C' of Happy Days – lauded the efforts of all involved, “Bless you for being who you are and doing all this, I don’t know what the answer is, but you’re working on it.”

View photos from 2014

Jim McAleer & Marion Ross at VW 2014
Photo by J'aime Kim

Caregivers honored:

Youth Caregiver: Myles Saunders, Newport Beach
Family Caregiver: Dr. Lorraine Kobett, Mission Viejo
Professional Caregiver: Adelbert Catapang, Golden Coast Senior Living
Administrative Professional: Anwar Saeed, MD, Alicia Care 
Medical Professional: Sani Hanh Pham, PharmD, Tao Wellness Pharmacy


Alzheimer's Association

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