Golden Isles Alzheimer's Walk 2022

  • October 8, 2022
  • Neptune Park
  • 110 Mallery Street, St. Simons Island, GA 31522
Details

Please notice the new date for this event due to Hurricane Ian. 

Bring your friends and family together to raise awareness for Alzheimer's and dementia patients. Attendees will honor and remember their loved ones with an opening ceremony at 9:45 a.m. in Neptune Park before participating in the 1-mile or 2-mile scenic walk in the Village Area, beginning at 10:15 a.m.

This event is dedicated to raising funds for Alzheimer's and dementia research and local support services. All proceeds of the walk will benefit research efforts through the Goizueta Alzheimer's Disease Research Center at Emory University, a local independent 501(c)(3) non-profit organization offering education, one of 27 active centers in the nation supported by the National Institutes of Health and local support services provided by Memory Matters Glynn, memory screening and support groups in Glynn County, social activities for persons with memory impairment, and individual consultations. 

To learn more visit alzheimers.emory.edu and memorymattersglynn.com. For more information including sponsorship opportunities contact Andrea Mickelson, Executive Director, Georgia Alzheimer’s Foundation.