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The Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Illinois Chapter Junior Board Presents

1st Annual End of Summer Block Party | Saturday, August 29, 2015 | View Invite

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About the Junior Board

The Junior Board of the Alzheimer's Association, Greater Illinois Chapter, was founded in 2011 to raise awareness of Alzheimer's and related dementias, and to take action through fundraising events, support programs, education and advocacy initiatives. Alzheimer's has touched each one of these civic-minded young professionals in some way, and all are united by a desire to see an end to the disease.

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8/29/2015
The Alzheimer's Association, Greater Illinois Chapter Junior Board Presents:
1st Annual End of Summer Block Party
Saturday, August 29, 2015

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Facts and Figures

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More than 5 million people in the United States are living with Alzheimer's.

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Alzheimer's and dementia triple healthcare costs for Americans age 65 and older.

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Every 67 seconds, someone develops Alzheimer's.

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Alzheimer's is the sixth-leading cause of death.

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Nearly one in every three seniors who dies each year has Alzheimer's or another dementia.