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Walk to end Alzheimer's takes off in Avon

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AVON, OH (WOIO) -

Hundreds of west side residents are raising critically needed funds & awareness

Hundreds of residents will unite in a movement to reclaim the future for millions at the Alzheimer's Association's Walk to End Alzheimer's this Saturday in Avon.

Last year, the "West Side" Walk raised $153,520 contributing to more than $51.8 million raised nationwide for care, support and research efforts for those impacted by Alzheimer's.

The Cleveland Area will host two other Walk to End Alzheimer's events: September 29 at Holden Arboretum in Kirtland and October 13 at Tower City in downtown Cleveland.

Walk to End Alzheimer's participants will be able to learn more about the disease, advocacy opportunities, clinical trial enrollment, and support programs and services. 

WHEN: Saturday, September 21, 2013

8:30 a.m. Registration

9:30 a.m. Opening Ceremony

9:50 a.m. Walk begins

WHERE: All Pro Freight Stadium, 2009 Baseball Blvd., Avon, Ohio

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