Jim Clark

Momentous Milestone in the Fight against Alzheimer’s Disease

The Fifth Annual Celebrating Hope took place during an historic week in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease. A $400 million increase in Alzheimer’s research funding was signed into law pushing federal funding at the National Institutes of Health to nearly $1.4 billion. Just hours after the news broke, guests gathered at l’escale at the Delamar Greenwich Harbor in Greenwich to celebrate and support the Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter. The event raised nearly $450,000 to benefit research and support for the 75,000 Connecticut residents who live with the disease and their 177,000 caregivers. read more...