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2023 Los Angeles Marathon

March 19, 2023

Join select AFTD staff and members of the local community as we bring greater FTD awareness to the surrounding Los Angeles area and raise funds to help people affected by…

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2022 Dallas Marathon

December 10 - December 11

Join select AFTD staff and members of the local community as we bring greater FTD awareness to the surrounding Dallas area and raise funds to help people affected by FTD.…

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2022 Philadelphia Marathon

November 19 - November 20

Join the AFTD-Team as we bring greater FTD awareness to the surrounding Philadelphia area and raise funds to help people affected by FTD. The AFTD-Team will participate in the Philadelphia Marathon…

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12th Annual Quest for the Cure Golf Tournament

November 11 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

The 12th annual Quest for the Cure Golf Tournament hosted by the Robert M. Hatfield Foundation is taking place on November 11, 2022 at the Bardmoor Golf & Tennis Club…

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ISFTD 2022

November 2 - November 5

AFTD is a gold sponsor of ISFTD 2022, the biannual meeting of the International Society for Frontotemporal Dementias. Early-bird registration ends on September 15, with standard registration closing on October…

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Hope in Color

October 15 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The Delapré family is hosting the inaugural Hope in Color event on October 15, 2022 at the Balboa Yacht Club in Corona Del Mar, CA. Hope in Color was created…

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Sun City Fall Health Fair

October 14 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

AFTD Ambassador Susan Eissler will be representing AFTD at the Sun City Fall Health Fair in Georgetown, Texas. The event takes place at the Sun City Texas Social Center Ballroom,…

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Penn FTD Center’s Annual Caregiver Conference

October 14 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

AFTD is a sponsor of the Penn Frontotemporal Degeneration Center’s Annual Caregiver Conference. This conference is for those diagnosed with FTD, and their caregivers, family, and friends to access information…

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Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia, with a Focus on FTD

October 12 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

What is FTD? Learn about the most common form of dementia for people under the age of 60. You will learn about the signs and symptoms, how it differs from…

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Second Annual 5Keg Fun Run at Bill’s Best Brewery

October 8 @ 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Bill’s Best Brewery in Glenside, Pennsylvania — a long-time supporter of AFTD — is holding its second annual 5Keg Fun Run on October 8. All proceeds benefit AFTD’s mission. Registration…

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Haverford Township Day

October 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

AFTD is a sponsor of the 27th annual Haverford Township Day in Haverford, Pennsylvania. Members of the AFTD team will be staffing a booth from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.…

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2022 World FTD Awareness Week

September 25 - October 2

The 2022 World FTD Awareness Week will take place September 25 – October 2. This annual event comprises a full week of events, activism, and engagement designed to bring more…

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AFTD’s Food for Thought

September 25 - October 9

Food for Thought is a grassroots fundraising and awareness campaign focusing on food and FTD education. Held the last week of September through first week of October, Food for Thought…

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Virtual Duke Caregiver Community Event

September 20 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Duke Health’s free virtual event offers you the chance to learn about the latest disease research, understand advancements in caregiving, and discover ways to find support as you care for…

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FTD Awareness Apparel

September 20 - October 11

After three years of her family noticing differences in her, Debbie Poirier was diagnosed with FTD in June 2022. To help spread awareness of the disease, the Poirier family created…

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WailOn – Waylon Jennings Tribute Band, Performance IMO Tim Wisniewski

September 17 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Chris Wisniewski and his band, WailOn, will be hosting a tribute concert in memory of Tim Wisniewski, Chris’ father, who died from FTD in 2016. The concert will be held…

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6th Annual Crusade for a Cure Golf Tournament

September 3

AFTD Ambassador Deb Scharper will host the 6th Annual Crusade for a Cure Golf Tournament on September 3, 2022, with proceeds benefiting AFTD’s research initiatives. The tournament will be held…

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AFTD’s 2022 Driving Hope Golf Tournament (CO)

August 20 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Help support AFTD’s mission, get in 18 holes of golf on an exclusive course, and spread FTD awareness by joining AFTD’s 2022 Driving Hope Golf Tournament on August 20th at…

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CHASING RAINBOWS: A Story of Love, Loss, and Finding Purpose

August 19 @ 7:30 pm - August 20 @ 7:30 pm

Bob Powers from Portland, OR will be performing CHASING RAINBOWS: A Story of Love, Loss, and Finding Purpose at the COHO Theater on August 19 & 20, 2022 at 7:30 PM.…

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In-Person Meet & Greet, Roseville, CA

August 14 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Have you been touched by FTD or think a loved one has FTD? Join AFTD Ambassador Terry Walter and AFTD volunteer Ed Fargusson for an informal gathering in Roseville, CA…

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