Lee County Business Leaders Meet to Address Alzheimer’s
WHAT: Business leaders from across Lee County will come together for the Executive Corporate Cocktail Social in support of the Walk to End Alzheimer’s Lee County. Attendees will represent leaders in the community looking to address the Alzheimer’s crisis.
WHEN: Wednesday, May 14, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Alliance for the Arts, 10091 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33919
WHY: Alzheimer’s has become a crisis in Florida with more than 580,000 residents living with the disease. In Lee County alone, nearly 13% of the population over 65 have Alzheimer’s.
INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITIES: Leaders will be available to discuss the impact of Alzheimer’s in Lee County and how Walk to End Alzheimer’s supports local services and research.
- Claribel Bocanegra, Chair of the Walk
- Erika Villamizar Serrano, local advocate and committee member, father passed from Alzheimer’s