Get Involved

Fundraise with Us

The Junior Board works to raise funds year round to fight Alzheimer’s and related dementias. They host two annual fundraisers:

  • Paint The Night Purple in February
  • Summer Block Party in July

They also support or participate in other Alzheimer’s Association events as often as possible. These include:

Advocate with Us

The Junior Board advocates for more dementia-capable policies on a state and federal level through Alzheimer’s Association Advocacy events every year. These include:

Educate with Us

The Junior Board works to raise awareness about the disease and promote their efforts throughout the community. This includes:

  • Promoting Alzheimer’s Association events or services
  • Representing the Junior Board or the Alzheimer’s Association at health fairs, expos and other community outreach events
  • Coordinating presentations by Med/Sci professionals for our members
  • Mobilizing the public to seek out more information and resources about Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias
  • Working to break down the stigma and misconceptions surrounding this disease
Volunteer with Us

Junior Board members volunteer together once a month at Sunrise Senior Living in Lincoln Park. They also offer to help with Association events and programming throughout the year, such as: