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Highlights of the Week

LIBN Nonprofit Highlights of the Week

LIAF was featured in LIBN “On Our Island: Nonprofit highlights of the week”. to learn more. Kelly DeBusschere (right) presented more than $12,000 to Tori Cohen of Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation, which DeBusschere raised by completing 17 ascents of Vermont’s Stratton Mountain – the vertical equivalent of climbing Mount Everest. See LIBN News

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Champions for Charity

Champions for Charity

The Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation is pleased to participate in Americana Manhasset’s Champions for Charity. Join Us:From Thursday, November 29 through Sunday, December 2, Over 70 participating Americana Manhasset and select Wheatley Plaza stores will donate 25% of designated full-price pre-tax purchases to the participating organization(s) of the customer’s choice. Purchases are not automatically eligible; you […]

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Top Fifty Women in Business

LIBN Top Fifty Women in Business

For Immediate Release | November 6, 2018Tori Cohen, executive director at the Long IslandAlzheimer’s Foundation (LIAF), has been named to the Long Island Business News “Top 50 Women in Business” for 2018. Launched in 2000, the award recognizes Long Island’s top women in business, education, government and the nonprofit sector for their business savvy, influential […]

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Representative Rice Introduces Bill to Help Younger Alzheimer’s Patients

For Immediate Release | July 31, 2018Representative Rice Introduces Bill to Increase Access to Services for People Living with Younger-Onset Alzheimer’s. U.S. Representative Kathleen Rice today announced at the Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation (LIAF) headquarters in Westbury, NY, that she will introduce the Younger-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease Parity Act. This bill would amend the Older Americans Act […]

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LIAF Annual Golf Outing

Another Successful LIAF Annual Golf Outing

For Immediate Release | July 3, 2018LIAF’s 2018 Golf Outing was a tremendous success with 27 foursomes for golf and 165 attendees for dinner raising over $250,000! We would like to thank our amazing honoree, Christopher V. Albanese, for going above and beyond in his efforts to make this event as successful as it was. Thank […]

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Another Successful Showing at LIAF Luncheon and Fashion Show

For Immediate Release  | May 14, 2018May 7, 2018, Westbury, N.Y. – Nearly 200 guests recently attended the annual Women’s Luncheon and Fashion Show hosted by the Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation (LIAF). At the North Hempstead Country Club in Port Washington, participants enjoyed a delectable buffet and a showing of the latest fashions styled by […]

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Plainview Man Gearing Up for Annual Run to Support Those Living with Alzheimer’s Disease

For Immediate Release  | May 14, 2018May 7, 2018, Westbury, N.Y. – Jay Asparro, of Plainview, is gearing up to clock some serious running miles during the 2018 Ann Asparro Run, a campaign he initiated to raise money for the Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation (LIAF), as well as to increase awareness about Alzheimer’s disease. This […]

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Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation Appoints New Chair

FOR OFFICIAL RELEASE | JANUARY 12, 2018The Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation (LIAF) is pleased to announce that Jennifer Cona, Esq., has been appointed Chair of LIAF’s Board of Trustees, effective January 1, 2018. Jennifer has been an integral and energetic presence at LIAF since 2003, serving as the Board’s Vice Chair. Jennifer succeeds Thomas Killeen, […]

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LIAF’s Transportation Assists Both Participants and Caregivers

FOR OFFICIAL RELEASE | JANUARY 5, 2018The Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation (LIAF) has continually offered transportation for participants who attend LIAF’s Monday through Friday social adult day programs, now located in Westbury. This can be a tremendous relief to caregivers, who may not be able to drive their loved one to the center. This door-to-door, […]

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Respite and Socialization Don’t Have to Stop on Friday: LIAF Annouces New Weekend Program

FOR OFFICIAL RELEASE | NOVEMBER 21, 2017Five days a week, from Monday through Friday, the Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation (LIAF) welcomes individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, to participate in social adult day programs, featuring entertainment, word games, light exercise, crafts, and more. Now, the benefits and socialization enjoyed throughout the […]

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