Get ready for the Investors Group Walk for Alzheimer’s!
Sunday, May 1, 2016
We would like to thank all the participants, sponsors, donors and volunteers who have participated in the Investors Group Walk for Memories. You have truly made a difference in the lives of those affected with dementia across the British Columbia.
We’re excited to announce that the Investors Group Walk for Memories is becoming the Investors Group Walk for Alzheimer’s and will take place on the first Sunday in May. In doing so, we are joining Alzheimer Societies across the country in a nation-wide movement to raise funds and awareness of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.
The Investors Group Walk for Alzheimer’s is the same great event in support of the Alzheimer Society of B.C., organized by volunteers in our community. Save the date and join the Investors Group Walk for Alzheimer’s on Sunday, May 1 to honour and remember those who face dementia in our community.
To thank you for your support we have two exciting contests on now:Team Contest Any team that raises over $1,000 by May 1 will be automatically entered into a draw for a $500 Best Buy gift card. Find full contest details here.
Grand Prize Contest Any individual that raises over $1,000 by May 1 will be automatically entered into a draw for our Grand Prize package which includes:
trip for two on Helijet between Vancouver and Victoria generously sponsored by
Cowell Auto Group
- A one-night stay at the Pinnacle Hotel Vancouver Harbourfront
- Two complimentary tickets to the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria
Feeling fired up? Here’s how you can raise $1,000 in under 10 days:
Day 1: Start by sponsoring yourself for $50
Day 2: Ask two family members to each contribute you for $50 each
Day 3: Ask 10 friends to contribute $20 each
Day 4: Ask five co-workers to contribute $25
Day 5: Ask five neighbors to contribute $25
Day 6: Ask five people from fitness/exercise class to contribute $25 each
Day 7: Ask your supervisor for a company contribution of $50
Day 8: Ask three local merchants to each contribute $50 to you
Day 9: Ask four businesses you frequent to each contribute $50
Login to the event website now and ask your friends to support you. Every dollar you raise makes life better for those living with dementia. Thank you for helping make memories matter!
Click here for a
list of Investors Group Walk for
Alzheimer’s locations in B.C. For any questions, please contact Daphne
Tsai, Special Events Officer at email@example.com.
ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF B.C.#300 – 828 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 1E2