Our Heroes

Cure Alzheimer's Fund has raised over $50 million for Alzheimer's disease research — and we couldn't have done it without the support of amazing individuals like the ones featured here. Our Heroes are fundraising for us all over the globe by organizing everything from races to tournaments to concerts to benefit Cure Alzheimer's Fund.

Remember When

The Remember When team is so excited to be able to present this musical fundraiser event in the Boston area to help Cure Alzheimer’s Fund (CAF) provide grants for promis

John Froman and Sara Whipple

Both of John's grandmothers passed away from Alzheimer's Disease. He would be honored if you would make a donation in their memory to this organization that is dedicated to funding research with the highest probability of preventing, slowing, or reversing Alzheimer’s disease.

Rick Wojciak

Rick Wojciak and five of his friends set out on their bicycles to ride 2,673 miles across the country—from San Diego to St. Augustine, Florida.

Toni Wombaker

Toni Wombaker of Pahrump, Nevada, has a background in education and is a mother of four. She also has cared for her mother, Yvonne Jensen, 71, who has had Alzheimer’s disease since 2009.

Max Wallack

At age 12, Max Wallack founded Puzzles To Remember as his Bar Mitzvah project. It is a nonprofit organization that provides puzzles to facilities caring for Alzheimer’s patients. Today, Max is doing research on Alzheimer’s disease as an intern in the Molecular Psychiatry and Aging Laboratory at Boston University’s School of Medicine.

Greg Wellman

On Sept. 14, 2013, Greg Wellman Jr., 34, of Kingsport, Tenn., swam 440 pool lengths to help find a cure for Alzheimer’s disease.


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