August 11, 2011
Debbie Frederick holds a photo of her father, the late Doug Hoffman of Mooers Forks, who passed away in August 2009 following complications from Alzheimer’s disease. A 5k fun run and walk will be held in Hoffman's memory..
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5K run/walk to benefit local Alzheimer’s group
The fourth annual Run To Remember Doug Hoffman 5K fun run/walk will be held Saturday, Aug. 17 at 9:30 a.m. at the Plattsburgh Recreation Center on the Base Oval. Prior to the run will be a “Brain Buster Bustle,” a one mile fun run for kids under 12. Proceeds from the run will benefit the Plattsburgh Alzheimer’s Disease Assistance Center.
Events to bring awareness to life-threatening disease
The Alzheimer’s Disease Assistance Center hosts its “Walk to Remember” each year, remembering those lost to and suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. And, this year, two events are kicking off the event.