The Longest Day
Now through Aug. 31
The Longest Day (TLD) refers to the day with the most light, the summer solstice, representing the very long days of caregivers and those living with all forms of dementia. In the weeks and months leading up to the summer solstice, thousands of participants from across the world come together to fight the darkness of Alzheimer’s, through a fundraising activity of their choice. Past events include community car washes, crafting parties, lemonade stands, corn hole tournaments, baked goods sales, corporate dress-down days, parties, card games, garage sales, picnics and more!
To learn more about The Longest Day and start your own fundraiser, vist alz.org/TLD or reach out to Maddie Weitz.
Walk to End Alzheimer's
The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's® is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide and 6 locations in our region, this inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to reclaim the future for millions.
Join us when we bring this fun, family-friendly and inspiring event to six communities across WNY this fall. This year's dates are:
Niagara County - September 9
Orleans County - September 9
Genesee/Wyoming Counties - September 16
Chautauqua County - September 23
Southern Tier - September 23
Buffalo/Erie County - September 30
To register for your local Walk, visit alz.org/WNYwalk.
Around Your Table
2024 Date TBA
This food-focused fundraiser highlights the connections we make with family and friends over a meal. Renowed chefs from prominent WNY restaurants prepare delicious plates and desserts that have special meaning for them for you to share around your own table with loved ones.
Invite family and friends to join you around your table while you enjoy dishes from Western New York's best chefs, watch our online program and bid on fantastic online auction items.
Want to learn more about our mission and how you can support it?
If you would like to learn more about how you can help support the Alzheimer's Association through helping with special events or fundraising, contact Lynn Westcott, senior director of development, at Lwestcott@alz.org or 716.440.4251.