Thank you to everyone who attended and helped make the 2017 Reason to Hope luncheons a success. Be sure to check out photos from our events in Chicago, North Shore and Oak Brook. Please check back for more details on the 2018 events. In the meantime, if you have any questions, please contact Katie Lane at or call 847.324.0359.

About Reason to Hope

Reason to Hope is a powerful one-hour luncheon designed to educate the community about the Alzheimer's Association while raising funds to support Alzheimer's research, programs and services.

Over the past eight years, Reason to Hope has raised over $1.2 million to help provide care and support for Illinois residents, as well as advance the field of Alzheimer's research. By participating in a Reason to Hope event, you can help make a difference in the lives of the 220,000 people living with Alzheimer's in Illinois and the estimated 590,000 caregivers.


Thursday, April 6
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Campus

Honoring Stan Mikita and Family


Thursday, April 20
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
The Glen Club

Honoring the Memory of Jean Chinn


Thursday, April 27
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Hyatt Regency

Honoring Marshall Brodien and Mary Doyle Brodien


To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.

For more Information, contact Katie Lane at or call 847.324.0359.

Alzheimer's Association Illinois Chapter
8430 West Bryn Mawr, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60631

Alzheimer's Association National Office
225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601

Alzheimer's Association is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Copyright © 2016 Alzheimer's Association. All rights reserved.