ADVISORY, Nov. 15, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
The Alzheimer's Foundation of America, a national nonprofit organization that unites more than 1,600 member organizations nationwide with the goal of providing optimal care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.
In honor of National Alzheimer's Awareness Month in November, Eric J. Hall, President and CEO, will ring the Opening Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Friday, November 16th, 2012 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
AFA Executive Vice President
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About The Alzheimer's Foundation of America:
The Alzheimer's Foundation of America, based in New York, is a national nonprofit organization that unites more than 1,600 member organizations nationwide with the goal of providing optimal care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families. Its services include counseling and referrals by licensed social workers; annual memory screening initiative; a free quarterly magazine for caregivers; and professional training. For more information about AFA, call toll-free 866-232-8484 or visit www.alzfdn.org.
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