Champions at Work
Champions at Work
People in the workforce make tremendous contributions to causes that are meaningful to them. When you mobilize your workforce through our Champions at Work program, you are helping to improve the lives of millions of people living with Alzheimer’s and the millions more who care for them.
The Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota is fortunate to have the support of area companies, both as donors and as sponsors of special events. We encourage you to speak with your employer about the opportunities to support the work of the Alzheimer’s Association.
For more information about workplace giving, please contact Jennifer Schroeder, corporate and donor relations manager:
By phone: 952.857.0536
Is your company interested in creating a lasting partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association through cause marketing opportunities like; licensed merchandise, point of sale donations, or percent of sales/profit? Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the nation’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, this inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to reclaim the future for millions. Together, we can end Alzheimer’s disease, the nation’s sixth-leading cause of death.
Held on or near the summer solstice each year, this event calls on participants to raise funds and awareness to advance the efforts of the Alzheimer's Association by coming together to honor the strength, passion and endurance of those facing dementia with a day of activity. Learn more or register your event.Go Casual for a Cause in your workplace to raise funds and awareness for Alzheimer’s. Employees are encouraged to dress down or wear jeans in exchange for a small donation (usually $5) to the Alzheimer's Association. Display your commitment to the cause by wearing our symbol. Complete the form below to order your free kit, complete with symbol stickers. Click here to download a customizable flyer to advertise your event in the workplace. Click here to learn more and order stickers. Your company may double or triple your gift! Ask your human resources department or corporate foundation for more information or the relevant forms to send in with your gift.
You also can check online if your company may have a matching gift program. Go to http://www.matchinggifts.com/alz for more information. (Please note that this database may not include every company's program. The best way to check is to ask your human resources department or corporate foundation.)
When you volunteer at the Alzheimer’s Association, your company may make a financial contribution on behalf of the time you spend helping us. With company volunteer grants programs, you could earn $100 to $1000+ in grants for the Alzheimer’s Association! To get more details and get started, contact your human resources department and the Alzheimer’s Association.
If your company runs a Community Health Charities Minnesota (CHCM) or United Way campaign, you may designate your gift to the Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota. Just indicate on your United Way or CHCM pledge form that you’d like your gift to go to the Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota.
The Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota is a member of Community Health Charities Minnesota. For more information about CHCM, visit http://www.healthcharitiesmn.org/.