Event will be held indoors at the Cole due to the forecast of rain. You can walk indoors or outdoors, your choice.
Richmond County Sheriff's Department will have a medicine disposal booth available if you would like to bring any unused medicines with you to the event.
If you have made arrangements to set up a resource booth, a table and chairs will be provided for you.
Remember to wear PURPLE.
Richmond County's 1st Annual Alzheimer's Walk. We look forward to seeing you on Saturday RAIN or SHINE!
Sponsored by: Cooley Veterinary Hospital, Bobby's Furniture, Inc., Lumber River Council of Governments, Superior Cranes, Inc., Lowe's Home Improvement of Rockingham, N.C., Richmond County Government and Dairy Queen Treats of Rockingham, Inc., Hatcher Plumbing, Hamlet Church of God Prophecy, Richmond County Hospice, Inc. and Classic Apparel.
Proceeds from the fundraiser will be distributed both locally and nationally.
80 % of the proceeds will help purchase items and services for Alzheimer’s patients and caregivers in Richmond County.
20% of the proceeds will be donated to the Alzheimer’s Association
to help further research and
the expansion of
services to those in need nationwide. For more information on joining us for this annual walk,
please contact Jacqueline Welch, Executive Director of
Richmond County Aging Services at 910-997-4491 or email firstname.lastname@example.org