Why I Raise Money For WAM

Why I Raise Money For WAM

by Cindy Persky, R.N My "why" to advocate for more research money to go towards the Woman’s Alzheimer’s Movement is pretty simple. Two of my grandmas and my mother-in-law all died of Alzheimer’s. Now my father has early onset Alzheimer’s. My amazing mom is on her...

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WAM Hits the Ground Running in 2020

WAM Hits the Ground Running in 2020

Happy New Year -- and welcome to the new subscribers who’ve joined our WAM community. We hope you are feeling recharged after the holidays. We at the WAM Newsletter are starting out the new year with a bang. First, we participated in the California Governor's Task...

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WAM Raises Awareness at Purple Event in Dallas

WAM Raises Awareness at Purple Event in Dallas

Dallas, Texas, November 13: "A Purple Event”: Thanks to WAM Board member, Jan Miller, and our amazing friends and Purple Event co-hosts, Moll Anderson and Sue Gragg, WAM had a beautiful and successful fundraiser and awareness-raising dinner with top women leaders from...

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WAM Makes a Difference in Redondo Beach

WAM Makes a Difference in Redondo Beach

Redondo Beach CA, October 10: "A Conversation with Maria Shriver”:  Kensington Senior Living celebrated the opening of its newest senior living and memory care facility by inviting over 400 members of the southern beach community to learn about women, Alzheimer’s and...

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2019 Move for Minds a Spectacular Success!

2019 Move for Minds a Spectacular Success!

WAM’s Move for Minds 2019 was hugely successful, and it’s all thanks to our amazing supporters and sponsors! Over 1500 people generously contributed to make a difference by raising money for critical women-based Alzheimer's research. Thanks to you, WAM will be adding...

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2019 Move For Minds: A Spectacular Success

2019 Move For Minds: A Spectacular Success

Los Angeles CA, November 2: “Move for Minds 2019:”  WAM promised its annual fundraiser would be bigger, better and bolder than ever, and with the help of our founding partner, Equinox Fitness, we delivered! Over 600 participants, supported by over 1500 fundraisers,...

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Maria Shriver to Lead California Alzheimer’s Task Force

Maria Shriver to Lead California Alzheimer’s Task Force

by Susan Pascal The Women's Alzheimer's Movement is proud to announce that our founder Maria Shriver will be leading the California Alzheimer's Task Force. Th team of scientists, caregivers, researchers, politicians and industry leaders was created to address the...

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