The Walk to End Alzheimer's is the world's largest event to raise funds and awareness for Alzheimer's care, support, research, and advocacy. This event will be returning to Sacramento in the fall of 2019 and we need your help to make it happen!
There are opportunities to serve on the following sub-committees:
Sponsorship: Identifies opportunities to engage the business community in the mission of the Alzheimer's Association and participate in the Walk to End Alzheimer's.
Team Recruitment: Recruits new teams from all sectors of the community.
Team Retention: Engages past teams to participate in the Walk to End Alzheimer's.
Marketing and Outreach: Builds public awareness of Walk through local media outlets, social media, and grassroots marketing efforts.
AIM-Advocacy: Recruits Alzheimer's Impact Movement (AIM) members throughout the Walk season.
Mission: Promotes core mission elements, including TrialMatch, programs and support, and the Promise Garden.
Logistics: Ensures that all event day components, including the start/finish line, opening ceremony, and walk route are well-planned and that participants have an excellent event experience from the parking lot to the finish line.
We will provide you with all the training and resources to have a successful volunteer experience, plus we have regular committee calls to keep in touch. Projects may be completed remotely.
To learn more about the Walk to End Alzheimer's, please visit www.alz.org/walk.
About Alzheimer's Association - Greater Sacramento
1455 Response Road, Suite 190, Sacramento, CA 95815, US
Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's. Our mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
The Alzheimer's Association is the leading, global voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care and support, and the largest private, nonprofit funder of Alzheimer's research. Our office is part of the Northern California & Northern Nevada Chapter. We enhance care and support for those affected by Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, fund research to find a cure/treatment, and advocate at the federal, state and local levels for research, prevention and care initiatives.