Learn How You Can Support Families Dealing with Alzheimer’s

August 20, 2018, 2:25 pm EST | Share:

SUMMERVILLE, SC (FOX 24 NEWS NOW) — Alzheimer’s is a devastating disease that can take its toll on patients battling the condition and the family members who care for them.

Folks in the Lowcountry have an incredible resource at their hands, the ARK Alzheimer’s family support services.

You can support the organization’s mission this weekend during the 19th Annual Race for the Ark.

The 19th Annual Thrivent Financial Race for the ARK will take place on Saturday, August 25th in Historic Downtown Summerville.

Race proceeds will benefit The ARK in its work providing comprehensive support services to families living with Alzheimer’s or related dementia.

The race includes a 5K run/walk and 1-mile fun run. Both races begin and end at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 206 Central Ave.

To register or learn more, please click here.