Fondren raises funds for Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

ByLois C

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JACKSON, Miss (WJTV) – The Fondren Renaissance Basis (FRF) and the Alzheimer’s Affiliation will go on to increase consciousness about Alzheimer’s for the duration of the thirty day period of June by raising revenue for the bring about.

Alzheimer’s ailment is a progressive disease that destroys the memory and other critical psychological components that let the human brain to perform normally.

Alzheimer’s is the sixth trigger of death in the United States and the second trigger of demise in the point out of Mississippi.

The FRF and the Alzheimer’s Affiliation created absolutely sure that the Fondren community incorporated purple at area firms.

According to the leaders of the organizations, their intention is to increase $1,600. They system to use the cash to help people who put up with from the disorder across Mississippi.

Adina Welker, The Longest Working day coordinator at the Alzheimer’s Affiliation, mentioned they want to improve methods for people suffering with Alzheimer’s.

“This is a wonderful time a wonderful prospect to chat about assistance,” said Welker.

She mentioned the Alzheimer’s Association is making ready for their next biggest fundraiser event, The Longest Day. This will be Fondren’s very first calendar year collaborating. The Longest Working day will be held on June 21.

By Lois C