Holy Redeemer is a Silver Sponsor of “Walk to End Alzheimer’s”

Holy Redeemer is a Silver Sponsor of “Walk to End Alzheimer’s”
Posted Date: 9/28/2017
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Huntingdon Valley, PA—September 28, 2017—The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to join the fight against the disease! The Philadelphia Walk will be held on November 11th 2107 at Citizen’s Bank Ballpark and Holy Redeemer is proud once again to be a sponsor of this terrific event. 

The Holy Redeemer Walk Team, “Mind Your Manors” will participate in the walk and is led by Susan Levy, a family member of a Holy Redeemer St. Joseph Manor resident. Stephanie Messler, Director of Resident Experience at St. Joseph’s Manor is also involved in the walk and fundraising efforts. While working as a past dementia program director, Stephanie became involved with the Alzheimer's Association, and served as a volunteer committee member for Delaware Valley Chapter's Walk to End Alzheimer's for over 14 years. 

On October 21 at 10 a.m. No Bull Training will be sponsoring a “Mind Your Manors” Charity Hike to End Alzheimer’s. The hike will take place at Pennypack Park (Pine Road Entrance). Hikers can choose from 2.5 or 5 mile distances. Donations for “Mind Your Manors” will be collected at the hike. Participants are encouraged to wear purple, and all are welcome! No registration needed. 

Can’t make the hike? To show your support for the Holy Redeemer Walking team, click here. Together, we can advance research to treat and prevent Alzheimer's, and provide programs and support to improve the lives of millions of affected Americans.

To learn more about Alzheimer’s disease and the efforts to find a cure, visit the Alzheimer’s Association website

About Holy Redeemer Health System
With an emphasis on providing a continuum of care, Holy Redeemer Health System remains true to the mission to care, comfort and heal that its sponsors, the Sisters of the Holy Redeemer, began in our region in 1924 – to provide high quality, compassionate care. Today, Holy Redeemer offers a wide range of healthcare and health-related services, including an acute care hospital, home health and hospice services, two skilled nursing facilities, personal care, a retirement community, low-income housing, an active living community, and a transitional housing program for homeless women and children. With corporate offices in Huntingdon Valley, PA, Holy Redeemer Health System is a Catholic healthcare provider, serving southeastern Pennsylvania and 12 counties in New Jersey, from Union County south to Cape May County. 
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