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ALZHEIMERS ART QUILT INITIATIVE
February 10, 2011

I'm at an age when I have friends and family members either showing signs of dementia or caring for loved ones with dementia...it's frightening and debilitating and dehumanizing to the afflicted and so so so hard on those with close relationships. Most of those in my "circle" have been diagnosed with Alzheimers. Devastating.

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Watching as the grants made possible for research come to fruition! Such a great blessing!

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MY ROLE:
Volunteer & I made four little quilts to be auctioned for the benefit of this cause and volunteered to be a "hugger" and representative at a special exhibit at a national quilt show.