Inspired by Jeff Borghoff, a 54 year old Forked River man battling early onset Alzheimer’s and Congressman Chris Smith, 1000 plus Jersey Shore residents Walked to End Alzheimer’s on the boardwalk in Bradley Beach on Saturday. The Bradley Beach walk is expected to raise over $100,000 for the Alzheimer’s Association.admin | Filed under: Chris Smith, Monmouth County News, News | Tags: Alzheimers, Alzheimers NJ, Congressman Chris Smith, Jeff Borghoff, Walk to Fight Alzheimers, Walk to Remember | Comments Off on 1000 plus Walk To End Alzheimer’s
Congressman Chris Smith and Pt. Pleasant Beach Mayor Stephen Reid and George (Reid’s dog) joined CEO Kenneth Zaentz, Board Members James Formisano and Tracey Christenson Wolfman, and volunteer Anne Pagnoni to kick off the walk.
Since 1985, ALZNJ, has provided support and education to local Alzheimer’s patients and their caregivers. Over 600,000 people in New Jersey are affected by Alzheimer’s and dementia, including 175,000 individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers.Art Gallagher | Filed under: Chris Smith, New Jersey | Tags: Alzheimers, Alzheimers NJ, Congressman Chris Smith, Mayor Stephen Reid, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, Ocean County News, Walk to Fight Alzheimers | Comments Off on Alzheimer’s NJ Kicks Off Fundraising Campaign With 1st Of 5 Walks