Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Royales Hockey Team is teaming up with the Alzheimer’s Association of the U.P. for “Skate for Alzheimers” this weekend at Lakeview Arena in Marquette.
Alzheimer’s Association Regional Director Ruth Almen joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike to talk about the weekend’s activities.
Almen says the events will focus on raising money to manage and increase awareness of Alzheimer’s disease in the Upper Peninsula.
The events are part of a three-game home series weekend for the Royales against the Illiana Blackbirds.
All proceeds raised at events associated with the “Skate for Alzheimer’s” fundraiser will go to the Azheimer’s Association of the U.P.