Over 4,000 walkers joined us in San Jose on October 10, 2015 for Walk to End Alzheimer’s – many shared their reason for being there. Here are several “Why I Walk” stories to motivate and inspire every participant.

San Jose Walk to End Alzheimer’s Participants Share Why They Walk

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Walk to End Alzheimer's participants share their Why I Walk stories in San Francisco.

San Francisco Walk to End Alzheimer’s Participants Share Why They Walk

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#ENDALZ The Longest Day Task Force Recruitment Video

#ENDALZ The Longest Day Task Force Recruitment Video

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One in three seniors dies with Alzheimer�s or another form of dementia. | 17 Things No One Tells You About Alzheimer's Disease

17 Things No One Tells You About Alzheimer's Disease

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Every 67 seconds someone in the #USA develops Alzheimer's. #ENDALZ http://www.alz.org/walk

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I played flag football as a kid; now I play to fight Alzheimer’s! #BvBSF #ENDALZ

I played flag football as a kid; now I play to fight Alzheimer’s

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The story of how Seahorse found Trouble. A great new blog - See what brought these girls together! #ENDALZ #BvB

The story of how Seahorse found Trouble

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For every $100 that the NIH spends on Alzheimer’s research, Medicare and Medicaid spend $26,500 caring for those with the disease.We need more funding. #ENDALZ

Increase Alzheimer's Research Funding - Alzheimer's Association

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There are no survivors of Alzheimer's disease. We must END this disease.

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The unexpected face of Alzheimer's. There are over 200,000 Americans under the age of 65 with Alzheimer's. #YoungOnsetAlzheimer's #ENDALZ

The Unexpected Face of Alzheimer's

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The Wahl siblings recently set out to be the first trio of siblings to cross the English Channel in order to raise Alzheimer's awareness! #ENDALZ

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Colorado Springs siblings hope to conquer English Channel #swimming #ENDALZ

Colorado Springs siblings hope to conquer English Channel

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Fred walked 118-miles to honor his father who died from Alzheimer's disease. His efforts helped raise awarness and funds to #ENDALZ

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Together we can END Alzheimer's. www.alz.org/endalz

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Today I Trek the Appalachian Trail to Fight Alzheimer’s: Read Nancy's story and get inspired!

Today I Trek the Appalachian Trail to Fight Alzheimer’s

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Nancy's mom was diagnosed with Alzheimer's at age 52, but Nancy is fighting back! This Saturday she is setting out to hike the Appalachian Trail to raise money and awareness about her mom's disease.

Hiking the Appalachian Trail for Mom on The Longest Day

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The DSW Shoe Lovers Care contest is underway! Help us win $75K to fight Alzheimer's! Vote for the Alzheimer's Association: www.shoeloverscare.com #ENDALZ

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Memories should last a lifetime. #ENDALZ

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Go Purple for Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month! www.alz.org/abam

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Ready to #GoPurple for Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month? Get 20% off in our Shop for the Cause with code ABAM20 http://shop.alz.org

"My Brain Matters" Ladies V-Neck

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June is Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month #GoPurple #ENDALZ

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Everyone is at risk for Alzheimer's disease. Even you. Join our movement and share why your brain matters: www.mybrain.alz.org

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Alzheimer's disease is the most expensive disease in the US. We need to invest in research TODAY before it bankrupts our country! www.alz.org/facts

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These awesome 6th graders are fighting to END Alzheimer’s - Amazing work!

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We made the list! #10 #ENDALZ

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