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Alzheimer's Association Purple Gala
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The Alzheimer’s Association’s annual Purple Gala is a time to celebrate the lives of loved ones impacted by Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Proceeds from the Gala raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research for people in Minnesota and North Dakota.

The Depot | Minneapolis

2015 Event Details
Auction Donations
Sponsorship and Underwriting Opportunities
Gala Photos

Attend the Gala

To be a sponsor, contact Stephanie Dix Campbell, Relationship Events Manager, at 952.857.0545 or

Title Sponsor: $50,000
Signature Sponsor: $40,000
Presenting Sponsor: $30,000
Platinum Sponsor: $20,000
Diamond Sponsor: $15,000
Gold Sponsor: $10,000
Sterling Sponsor: $7,500
Silver Sponsor: $5,000
Bronze Sponsor: $3,500
Table Host (10 tickets): $2,750
Individual Ticket (1): $275

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Event Details

The 24th Annual Alzheimer's Association Purple Gala will be held Saturday May 14, 2016

The Depot, Minneapolis
225 South 3rd Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55401

  • Reception
  • Silent Auction
  • Dinner
  • Live Auction
  • Program
  • Entertainment
  • Dancing and live music

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Auction Donations

If you would like to donate an auction item for the 2016 Gala, please print the Auction Donation Form and mail or fax it to the Alzheimer's Association at:

Alzheimer's Association Minnesota-North Dakota
7900 West 78th Street, Suite 100
Minneapolis, MN 55439
Fax: 952.830.0513

For more information, contact Stephanie Dix Campbell, relationship events manager:

By phone: 952.857.0545
By email:

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Sponsorship and Underwriting Opportunities

2016 Gala Sponsorship Opportunities
To learn more about becoming a sponsor at the Gala, contact Stephanie Dix Campbell, relationship events manager:

By phone: 952.857.0545
By email:

Thank you to our 2015 Gala Sponsors

Civic Honoree

Signature Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

Kendrick B. Melrose

Wall, Farley, Lee & Larson - Minnetonka Office and Greg Anklam - St. Paul Offices

Gold Sponsors

Lee & Penny Anderson / APi Group, Inc.
Jim & Carmen Campbell
Mark & Jane Chronister
Pat & Bernie Fiske

Carole Lee Randall & Family

Sterling Sponsor


Silver Sponsors

Accedited Investors, Inc.
Charles M. Denny, Jr.
Ebenezer Management Services
English Rose Suites & b-home Home Care by English Rose Suites
Ernst & Young LLP
Fredrikson & Byron LLP
The Goodman Group
Joel & Mary Lee Jennings
Machov Family Philanthropic Fund
Nor-Son, Inc.
Orlady Family, in memory of Dr. Elizabeth Orlady Johnson
Pioneer Rim & Wheel
Ann & Pat Ryan
Sandvold and Associates
Pentair, Ltd.
Toro, Co.
Upshire-Smith Laboratories, Inc.
The Waters Senior Living
Ted & Fran Yoch and Family, In Honor of Alzheimer's Caregivers

Bronze Sponsors

Allianz Life Insurance of North America
Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Bremer Bank
The Canis Family
Paula Gulliford & Richard Blomquist 
David & Beth Lyman
The Maloney Family
Media Loft, Inc 
Kathy & Brad Pedersen
Susan Marvin & Keith Schwartzwald 
Robins Kaplan LLP
Schechter Dokken Kanter CPAs 
Carol & Alan Shapiro
Joel & Cindy Shaprio
The I Love Lucy Family
Wellstead of Rogers
Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A.
Ron & Lynn Zamansky Family

Gala Photos

mirmir photos from the 2015 Gala
2015 Gala Photos
Photos from the 2014 Gala
Transitions Project Video

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Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.