Results 

This page is important and needs to be here. The results listed below show what a group of people who care, can make happen. 

The job is “Raising Awareness concerning Alzheimer’s disease.” It began on June 1st, 2012.

  • over 17,000 miles on foot 
  • over 30,000 miles in a car 
  • 16 states 
  • over $40,000.00 raised for the Alzheimer’s Association 
  • over 50 television interviews 
  • over 100 newspaper interviews 
  • over 20 radio interviews 
  • 6 magazine articles
  • over 3000 bracelets and cards were handed out
  • visited over 70 senior care facilities (spent the night in 40)
  • met over 3000 caregivers 

    Some of the tools we used were;

    • jogging stroller 
    • cars
    • signs 
    • clothing 
    • bracelets 
    • cards
    • WordPress 
    • Facebook 
    • Twitter 
    • Instagram 
    • Charity Miles 

    We attended

    • support group meetings 
    • Walk to End Alzheimer’s events 
    • meet and greets
    • symbolic runs with 3 cross country teams 

    We communicated with the;

    • National Institute of Health 
    • National Institute on Aging 
    • Alzheimer’s Association 
    • Alzheimer’s bloggers 
    • Alzheimer’s support forums
    • Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging  (University of Arkansas Medical School)
    • Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation 
    • Linda Crnic  Institute for Down Syndrome 
    • Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine 

    We met with; 

    • Research Scientists 
    • Geriatricians
    • Medical Doctors 
    • Nurses
    • Certified Nursing Assistants 
    • Law Enforcement 
    • Governors
    • Lieutenant Governors
    • Mayors 
    • Lawmakers 
    • Sports figures 
    • Television and Movie personalities
    • Runner’s
    • Administrators 
    • Professional Caregivers 
    • Private Caregivers 
    • Alzheimer’s patients 

    We were presented the following; 

    • the Key to the City in Tifton, Georgia 
    • the Points of Light Award 
    • an Official Day in Columbus, Georgia 
    • an Official Day in Albuquerque, New Mexico 
    • the Arkansas Traveler Certificate 

    Everything listed played a part in “Raising Awareness.”

    “Although there are many paths up the same mountain, one small step is the only way to begin the climb, and always remember you’re not alone and there will be help along the way”      









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