After climbing seven of the world’s highest summits, Alan Arnette is continuing his journey by visiting cities and towns to share his story and inspire people to join him in raising awareness of the impact of the disease and support his efforts to raise $1 million for the Alzheimer’s community.
Continue to check back for updates on where Alan will be next – it just might be a town or city near you! Together, these efforts can make a difference in the lives of those affected by Alzheimer’s disease.
Alan Completes the First Stop of the 7 City Challenge Tour Speaking at Alzheimer’s Disease Internal (ADI) in London, Also Climbing the Highest Mountain in the British Isles
On the first stop of the 7 City Challenge in London, Alan Arnette presented his experience with The 7 Summits Climb for Alzheimer’s: Memories are Everything campaign on March 8, 2012, to raise awareness internationally about the burden of Alzheimer’s disease on patients, caregivers and society.
While in the U.K., Alan also continued to climb for Alzheimer’s disease awareness, embarking on a climb to the summit of Ben Nevis, the highest mountain in the British Isles.
See photos and learn more about Alan’s climb and other cities that he will be visiting on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Climb4AD.
Alan makes his first U.S. stop of the 7 City Challenge for Alzheimer's campaign at the 9th Annual Southern Nevada Caregiver Education Conference
Join Alan in Las Vegas, Nevada, on April 26. He will be sharing his experiences as caregiver and Alzheimer's advocate at the 9th Annual Southern Nevada Caregiver Education Conference at the Alexis Park. The conference, hosted by the Alzheimer's Association, Desert Southwest Chapter, is an all-day seminar featuring keynote sessions and workshops designed to help support and educate family and professional caregivers.
To learn more about the Southern Nevada Caregiver Education Conference or to attend Alan’s presentation, visit www.alz.org/dsw/in_my_community_22341.asp.
Keep up with Alan’s visit to Las Vegas and other cities that he will be visiting on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Climb4AD.