EVENT DATE: Aug 25, 2013
Fact- More than 5 million Americans are living with the disease.
Fact- Alzheimer's disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States.
Mission- 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.
Today, the Association reaches millions of people affected by Alzheimer’s across the globe through our national office and more than 75 local chapters. As the largest donor-supported, voluntary health organization for Alzheimer’s, the Association is a catalyst for advancements in Alzheimer's research and care.