Everyone has a cause that is near and dear to their hearts. And we at Simply Platinum are on a mission to make a difference in the Walk to Fight Alzheimer’s. Every year in September, we participate in the Alzheimer’s New Jersey South Regional walk and take another step to advance research to treat and prevent Alzheimer’s and provide programs and support to improve the lives of millions of affected Americans.
Three years ago, I was checking a shared email box at work and read an email about the upcoming walk. I knew I needed to not only learn more but join the walk. When I got home, I set up the team, called the family and began our tradition to walk in honor of our Yiayia.
It is very special to us because our Yiayia (grandma) Ria, passed away on December 27, 2003 from Alzheimer’s. Continue reading “Walking for an Angel”