WALK 4 Alzheimer’s, 11/5/16

NOVEMBER 5, 2016

Hello, It’s getting to that time again, the Annual Walk 4 Alzheimer’s is scheduled for 11/5/16 in Huntington Beach. I am the team, “Walk for a Cure” which is supporting a dear friend of ours, Steve a Disney Imagineer who was diagnosed with the early stages of Alzheimers.  This is my third year helping with getting donations (Tax Exemptions) and my second year actually going down and doing the walk with Steve and his driving force Gincy (his wife).  

Last year I collected $800.00 with a goal of $500.00 so thank you to everyone who donated in 2015.  I told Gincy and Steve that this year I wanted to break $1000.00.  I am sure with all your help again We can break that figure.  So far we are sitting at $235 – $250.  To donate to either myself or directly to, “Walk for a Cure” just go to:

https://alzoc.akaraisin.com/RichardKreis

Please help find a cure for this horrible disease.  The Alzheimer’s disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disorder that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills, and eventually the ability to carry out the simplest tasks. In most people with Alzheimer’s, symptoms first appear in their mid-60s. Estimates vary, but experts suggest that more than 5 million Americans may have Alzheimer’s.  Alzheimers is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States. *

Thank you all in advance for reading this post and to all of you who help by donating to help find a cure for this disease. Many are thankful for your kindness.

Thank You Again,
Richard Kreis
iCare Consulting

* https://www.nia.nih.gov/alzheimers/publication/alzheimers-disease-fact-sheet

 

Richard’s Bio:

Richard KRichard, I Make This Look Good, Santa Cruz 2013reis has always been very active professionally, individually and with his family.  Richard is the proud father of three wonderful kids and husband to a wonderful and supportive wife.  Richard is the owner of iCare Consulting where he helps new and veteran caregivers with multi patients, the organization of the home, office and car, travel, setting up respite needs, filing paperwork and other topics as needed.  He is also involved with iCareRadio.net where he takes to the airwaves via blogtalkradio.com, his topics include, caregiving, pain, medications, government issues, travel, and more. 

Richard is a part-time caregiver to his mother who deals with heart and stroke issues and also helps care for Robert his brother-in-law who has dealt with epilepsy his entire life and who now lives with Richard and his wife, Trish.  Richard talks about how he deals with everything on his blog at http://www.iCareTalk.net and http://www.pickyourpain.org.  He can also be followed on Twitter (@kreisr1) as well as on Facebook and LinkedIn.

 

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