Michele Castro, Reeb; Alzheimer's Association

From 08/19/20 7:30 am until 08/19/20 9:00 am

Michele Castro has been a volunteer with the Alzheimer's Association, Delaware Valley Chapter, for 5 years. In her volunteer role, she helps increase awareness and expand outreach of Association services to underserved and diverse communities throughout the Lehigh Valley by representing the local Chapter at community health fair events, speaking to community groups and organizations, leading team fundraising efforts for the Longest Day and the Lehigh Valley Walk to End Alzheimer's. Michele advocates for funding and support programs with Federal, State, and local legislators and was featured on WFMZ 69 Health Spotlight together with Senator Bob Casey in support of the Younger-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease Act which has impacted (4) four family members.

Michele has represented individuals and families from the Lehigh Valley affected by Alzheimer's and Dementia in Harrisburg, Washington DC, and at
a recent Community Leadership Summit in Orlando, FL.

Michele shares the Association's vision of a world without Alzheimer's and all dementia.