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About Us

The Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota has been providing services, information, and advocacy for more than 30 years to people with dementia, their families and health care providers.

This Chapter is one of seven founding chapters of the National Alzheimer's Association, headquartered in Chicago. It was started by family caregivers who came together around a common need of getting support and help for their loved ones with dementia. Since 1979, our donor-supported, nonprofit Alzheimer’s Association has provided reliable information and care consultation; created supportive services for families; increased funding for dementia research; and influenced public policy changes.

Our mission
To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

Our vision
A world without Alzheimer's disease.

Community Health Charities

The Alzheimer’s Association is a member charity of Community Health Charities, an alliance of leading nonprofit health research and service organizations whose mission is to improve lives affected by chronic illness by investing in health research, services, and education.


Accountability Standards

The Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota has undergone a review by the Charities Review Council, which evaluated our public disclosure, financial activities, governance and fundraising. This review determined that the Association meets the Council’s accountability standards — demonstrating our integrity and transparency to the people who support us. To see the Council’s full report, click here.

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Financial Information

The Alzheimer's Association Minnesota-North Dakota Chapter is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit.

More information about our use of funds.
View the Association's recent IRS 990 form (PDF)
IRS e-file Signature Authorization (PDF)

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Refund Policy

The Alzheimer's Association does not refund educational registration fees unless the Association cancels the event.

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Annual Report

Read our FY13 Annual Report (PDF) Printer friendly version (PDF)

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Annual Meeting

Stay tuned for information for the 2014 meeting.  

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Board of Directors

David Foster – Edina, MN

Vice Chair
Max Laird – Bismarck, ND

Mark Chronister - Bloomington, MN

Ann Decker – Hampton, MN

Patrick Boldischar - Edina, MN
Liz Canis - Edina, MN   
Gretchen Cepek – Edina, MN
Rocky Cofer – Dickinson, ND
Andrew Davis - Minneapolis, MN
Pat Fiske - Willernie, MN
John Knapp - St. Paul, MN   
David M. Lyman - Excelsior, MN
Steve Machov - Golden Valley, MN
Jeff Maloney – Eden Prairie, MN
Corey Mock – Grand Forks, ND
Tabitha Montgomery - St. Paul, MN
Carol Shapiro – Edina, MN
Timothy F. Smith – Minneapolis, MN
John Stern - Lakeville, MN
Stephen C. Waring, DVM, Ph.D. - Duluth, MN  
Rory Zamansky – Minneapolis, MN

Honorary Directors
Carmen Campbell – Edina, MN
Carole Lee Randall – Edina, MN


Employment Opportunities

Position Title: Regional Care Consultant Western MN
Reports To: Program Manager, Western MN
Hours: 8:30am – 5:00pm  M-F
Exemption Classification: Exempt
Location: St. Cloud, MN

When applying for any of the jobs listed above, please email resume to the person listed in the job description.




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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.