Alzheimer’s Tennessee, Inc. – Support, Education and Research for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias
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Thank you for your interest in supporting Alzheimer’s Tennessee.

How can you help Make Alzheimer’s a Memory?

Your donation is key to Alzheimer’s Tennessee, Inc.’s mission is to serve those facing Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, to promote brain health through education, and to champion global research, prevention and treatment efforts. Your gift will make a difference in the lives of people living with Alzheimer’s disease and encourage research to improve treatment, care and prevention. Donations are tax-deductible.

You can support the cause in many ways:

If someone dear to you has lost the battle to Alzheimer’s, the Memorial Gift program is a wonderful way to celebrate the life of your loved one, while creating hope and support for others fighting the disease. Memorial gifts may be made by check or credit card online.  To make a Memorial Donation by mail Please make checks payable to Alzheimer’s Tennessee, Inc. and mail to:

Alzheimer’s Tennessee, Inc. East TN Office
5801 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919

Alzheimer’s Tennessee, Inc. Cumberlands Office
1459 Interstate Dr. Ste 211
Cookeville, TN 38501

Alzheimer’s Tennessee Northeast Tennessee Office
3212 Hanover Rd. Ste. 5
Johnson City, TN 37604

When making a memorial gift, please provide the following information:

  • Name of memorialized individual
  • Name and address of family member to which the notice of your gift will be sent.
  • Your contact information (name, address, phone number) so that receipt of your gift may be acknowledged.

 

Donate by phone:
(865) 544-6288

Donate by mail
Send a check to:
Alzheimer’s Tennessee, Inc.
5801 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919

 

Power of Purple

We invite you to join the “Power of Purple” and make a recurring monthly gift of $12 to support our mission to fund research and serve Tennesseans facing Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

For more information on the Power of Purple, call (865)544-6288.

 

Legacy Circle

Members of the Legacy Circle are compassionate individuals dedicated to provide support and assistance to persons with Alzheimer’s disease and their families. As an Alzheimer’s Tennessee Legacy Circle member, you will have the comfort of knowing your gift will be a continuing investment in a future without dementia.

Your bequest will provide support and assistance to those facing dementia and their caregivers. Members of the Legacy Circle are compassionate people dedicated to finding better treatments and  a cure for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. 

You may qualify for membership in the Legacy Circle by one or more of the following:

  • Insert a clause in your will or codicil assuring a lasting gift to Alzheimer’s Tennessee
  • A gift from tax deferred assets such as an IRA, 403(b), 401(k) or a tax deferred annuity
  • Designate Alzheimer’s Tennessee as a co-beneficiary or beneficiary in an insurance policy
  • Gift a residence or farm where you retain all rights and uses during your lifetime
  • Remember Alzheimer’s Tennessee with a bequest to honor someone you love

Alzheimer’s Tennessee Tax ID#   62-1206312

For more information on becoming a member of the Legacy Circle, call (865)544-6288.

 

Rosemary Circle

Rosemary has been an emblem of remembrance and commitment throughout history.  In keeping with this tradition, Alzheimer’s Tennessee adopted the Rosemary Circle to recognize a special group who have made an exemplary contribution to those who can no longer remember because of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

Membership in the Rosemary Circle is an honor reserved for individuals, businesses, and private foundations whose annual gifts, excluding special events such as the Alzheimer’s WALKs, to Alzheimer’s Tennessee, Inc. reach a cumulative level of at least $500 during a fiscal year (July 1-June 31).

Gifts may be made in honor or memory of the person of the donor’s choice.

Rosemary Circle Levels of Giving:

 

$5000 & above: Platinum Member

$2500 – $4999: Gold Member

$1000 – $2499: Silver Member

$500 – $999: Bronze Member

 

Membership Benefits:

  • Timely research updates
  • An invitation to the annual Rosemary Circle events
  • Courtesy subscriptions to Alzheimer’s Tennessee, Inc. publications

 

For more information on becoming a member of the Rosemary Circle, call

(865) 544-6288.

 

Steps to Give A Gift of Stock to Alzheimer’s Tennessee

1. Instruct your stock broker / banker by telephone and follow up with a letter to have the stock electronically transferred to the Alzheimer’s Tennessee account. Our brokers’ contact information is as follows:

 

Don Taylor
TrustFirst, Inc.
Phone: (865) 583-7390
Fax: (865) 583-7398

 

 

Clearing firm: Pershing, LLC
DTC#: 0443 Account: Alzheimer’s Tennessee
Account Number 3JD-011769
Contact: Terri Nations, Operations Manager (Ext 27)
Alzheimer’s Tennessee Tax ID# 62-1206312

 

2. Please contact Janice Wade-Whitehead at 865.544.6288 or janice.wade@TNalz.org advising us of your gift.

3. Follow up with a letter containing:

Name of the stock and number of shares

Your name, address and phone number

The date of the gift

Email to: janice.wade@TNalz.org

or mail to:  

Alzheimer’s Tennessee

ATTN: Janice Wade-Whitehead

5801 Kingston Pike

Knoxville, TN  37919

Note: Please send the stock certificate(s) plus a signed stock power under separate cover to the above address.  The donor’s signature must be notarized or guaranteed by a bank officer or stockbroker.  Please mail the stock power under separate cover.  In case of loss or theft, the stock cannot be transferred without both documents.

WALK

Take steps to stop Alzheimer’s at a regional Alzheimer’s WALK.

Click here for more information.

 To become a Sponsor, please Contact Amanda Armstrong at amanda.armstrong@tnalz.org or 865.544.6288

 

Special Events:

Make your contribution to the cause by participating or sponsoring one of our upcoming special events, including:

MemoryLinks Golf Classic

Alzheimer’s Tennessee 500 Race Across the State

Poker Run

Purple Gala

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