Walk to End Alzheimer’s held in Providence

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s returned to Providence’s Roger Williams Park on Sunday morning.

Right now, more than five million Americans are living with this disease.

A short speaking ceremony by 12 News anchor Mike Montecalvo was held before the walk began. Chief Meteorologist Tony Petrarca and anchor Shannon Hegy also participated in the walk.

As of Sunday morning, more than $237,000 has been raised for the event.

For more information on how to donate, you can click here.

12 News is a proud sponsor of the Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

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