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In Memory

What better way to pay your respect to your loved one than to give a life-affirming gift in their memory to research into the cause of Alzheimer’s disease? The bereavement need not be recent - entries can commemorate someone who died many years ago. Gifts in memory can be made online or by mail. If you wish to set up a memorial page for a loved one, please contact us.

Our Heroes

Cure Alzheimer's Fund has raised over $50 million for Alzheimer's disease research — and we couldn't have done it without the support of amazing individuals like the ones featured here. Our Heroes are fundraising for us all over the globe by organizing everything from races to tournaments to concerts to benefit Cure Alzheimer's Fund.

Jeff Madden

I am raising money for the cure of Alzheimer’s by climbing Mont Blanc in Switzerland in memory of my Grandmother, who frequently cited Geneva as one of her favorite cities in the world. Mont Blanc is a majestic mountain and the tallest in the Alps, standing 15,771 feet.

Paul Coopersmith

Paul Coopersmith has been running Coopersmith's One-of-a-Kind Tours in the UK, Western Europe, Japan and New Zealand since 1984. His tours are targeted towards travelers who don't consider themselves the typical "tour types" - they consist of small groups and cover limited geographical areas in order to spend ample time in each location, focusing on gardens, stately homes and fine arts.

Team BoomerangFit

Boomerangfit is a group of Baby Boomers committed to returning to the fitness we once had in our 20s and 30s. There is no reason we need to succumb to the “normal” ramifications of age if we eat right, move, exercise, sleep, laugh and enjoy life. Additionally, we are committed to physical challenges that stretch our limits as well as help us raise money for Cure Alzheimer's. Last year we focused on Spartan Obstacle races and this July we are climbing Mt. Baker. In the Cascade Mountains north of Seattle, Mt.

Kaely McDougall

Registered dietician Kaely McDougall of Huntington Beach, California, got hooked on long distance running about 10 years ago when she and her father ran their first race together.