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Immersion Active Team Raises $1,200 for 2014 Walk to End Alzheimer's
Immersion Active (ImmersionActive.com), the digital agency for the mature markets, joined more than 100 teams this year in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s.
On Sunday, October 19, employees of Immersion Active joined hundreds in the Frederick, MD community to honor those living with and those who have lost loved one’s from Alzheimer’s. Immersion Active matched the funds raised by their team and donated $1,200 to the cause.
Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth-leading cause of death in the nation, and the only cause of death among the top 10 in the United States that cannot be prevented, cured or even slowed. There are over 5 million Americans living with the disease and one in eight older Americans has the illness.
The Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's research, care and support. Its mission is 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. Their vision is a world without Alzheimer's. For more information visit www.alz.org or call 24/7: (800) 272-3900.