The El Paso Alzheimer's Association is still working to hit their fundraising goals for 2019. To help, you can enter their raffle to win tickets to the Thanksgiving Cowboys game versus the Buffalo Bills! The Alzheimer's Association just wrapped up their big fundraising event of 2019, the Walk to End Alzheimer's. The non-profit is still trying to reach their 2019 fundraising goal and you can help.

The Alzheimer's Association is a hosting a fundraising raffle for two tickets to this year's Dallas Cowboys vs. Buffalo Bills Thanksgiving football game in Dallas. To enter, all you have to do is donate $10 to the team page of "Emma" by clicking here. The drawing will be held on November 8th so you have time to tell your friends to enter too! Just make sure they take you with them to the game if they win. 

Alzheimer's is a disease that affects many families not only here but all over the world. 50 million people around the world suffer from Alzheimer's and other types of dementia. Specifically, Alzheimer's is a degenerative disease that has symptoms like:

  • Confusion about time or where they are
  • Difficulty completing everyday tasks or familiar activities
  • memory loss that disrupts their everyday life
  • Trouble planning or solving problems

You can read the top 10 symptoms of Alzheimer's at the Alzheimer's Association website. The Alzheimer's Association works to help people who either suffer from dementia and Alzheimer's as well as caregivers for loved ones with the disease. As the diseases progress, there are various stages that must be acknowledged and the types of care and support change too. While in the beginning stages of dementia, most patients require support from loved ones and caregivers, the late stages involve intensive care that helps with the quality of life and dignity.