News Release: 12/27/2019

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December 27, 2019
December 26, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact: Doug Hammond
Phone: (989)652-6435
Email: dhammond@visitingangels.com
 
Visiting Angels - Great Lakes Bay wraps up banner fundraising year for the Alzheimer’s Association.
The Family Matters to Visiting Angels team has wrapped up their 2019 fundraising efforts as part of the Saginaw Walk to End Alzheimer’s event with a little added green to their donation totals.  The Visiting Angels – Great Lakes Bay team is being awarded $5,000 from Visiting Angels CEO, Larry Meigs and the corporate office, for being the most improved Visiting Angels fundraising team in the nation.
The extra donation brings the Visiting Angels – Great Lakes Bay 2019 fundraising total to $13,526.87. This extra donation also increases the Saginaw Walk to End Alzheimer’s event past its 2019 goal of $68,000 to a total of $71,788 raised.  All monies raised are donated to the Alzheimer’s Association for continued research, advocacy, care and support programs.
“Visiting Angels would like to thank all of our family, friends, and business partners who have supported and contributed to our efforts over the past 8 years ,“ says Doug Hammond, President of Visiting Angels – Great Lakes Bay.” It is truly amazing the support we have been shown for such a terrible disease. Currently, there is no way to slow, stop or cure Alzheimer’s but we will continue to work and fundraise towards that day when we can slow, stop and hopefully cure Alzheimer’s.   As Visiting Angels – Great Lakes Bay rolls into 2020 so will our continued efforts to End Alzheimer’s.”
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About Visiting Angels – Great Lakes Bay
Established locally in the Great Lakes Bay Region in 2000. Visiting Angels has been providing its award winning services locally for nearly 20 years.
Visiting Angels – Great Lakes Bay provides in home care services to elderly, disabled, or individuals recovering from an illness, surgery, or accident. Visiting Angels serves portions of 5 local counties: Saginaw, Bay, Midland, Tuscola and Genesee.
To find out more about Visiting Angels commitment to excellence please visit our website www.visitingangels.com/greatlakesbay or call (989)-652-6435.

 
Contact:
Doug Hammond, V.P. -Owner
(989) 652-6435