Selected Grant Recipients

Thousands of individuals and their care partners have benefited from our life-enrichment, community, and education grants.

 

Also, the Society regularly selects targeted medical Dementia research initiatives and mission-aligned nonprofit programs to receive recognition and cash/non-cash grants/awards.

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ARTZ Philadelphia

ARTZ Philadelphia

LIFE-ENRICHMENT - ARTZ Philadelphia is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life and well-being of people living with dementia and their care partners through joyful interactions around arts and culture.

African American Alzheimer's and Wellness

African American Alzheimer's and Wellness

EDUCATION - With African American's having the greatest risk for developing this disease, we are here to provide the much needed support and education to move our community of caregivers forward.

American Heart Association

American Heart Association

RESEARCH - The American Heart Association funds cardiovascular medical research, educates consumers on healthy living, and fosters appropriate cardiac care in an effort to reduce disability and deaths caused by cardiovascular disease and stroke.

Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration

Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration

RESEARCH: AFTD's mission is to improve the quality of life of people affected by FTD and drive research to a cure.

Brain Research Foundation

Brain Research Foundation

RESEARCH: The Brain Research Foundation was established in 1953 to promote and support scientific research concerning the brain. The BRF aides scientists in their pursuits to understand, prevent, treat, and cure brain disorders.

Central Bucks Senior Activity Center

Central Bucks Senior Activity Center

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT: The Central Bucks Senior Center primarily focus on helping seniors, aged 55 and over, lead richer, fuller lives by providing a variety of programs to both entertain and stimulate.

Concussion Legacy Foundation

Concussion Legacy Foundation

RESEARCH: The Concussion Legacy Foundation's mission is to support athletes, Veterans, and all affected by concussions and CTE; achieve smarter sports and safer athletes through education and innovation; and to End CTE through prevention and research.

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Foundation, Inc

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Foundation, Inc

RESEARCH: CJD support families affected by Prion diseases. Prion diseases are a group of rare, invariably fatal brain disorders which occur both in humans and certain animals.

ESS Support Services, Inc.

ESS Support Services, Inc.

LIFE-ENRICHMENT: ESS supports seniors in their desire to remain in their own homes and community.

Fairmount Homes

Fairmount Homes

LIFE-ENRICHMENT: Fairmount Home is a licensed long-term care home that provides exceptional resident-centered quality care in a safe, respectful, and compassionate home.

Hydrocephalus Association

Hydrocephalus Association

RESEARCH: The mission of the Hydrocephalus Association is to find a cure for hydrocephalus and improve the lives of those impacted by the condition.

Institute for Therapy Through the Arts

Institute for Therapy Through the Arts

LIFE-ENRICHMENT: Empowering individuals, families and communities to grow and heal through advanced approaches in Creative Arts Therapy, setting the standard for treatment, practice and training within the field.

Jewish Family Services of WNC, Inc.

Jewish Family Services of WNC, Inc.

LIFE-ENRICHMENT: Jewish Family Services of WNC enriches the lives of our clients by providing a broad array of clinical and social support services to adults of all faiths, with special emphasis on the needs of older adults.

Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins University

RESEARCH: John Hopkins University believes in improving public health and to educate its students and cultivate their capacity for lifelong learning, to foster independent and original research, and to bring the benefits of discovery to the world.

Lewy Body Dementia Association, Inc.

Lewy Body Dementia Association, Inc.

RESEARCH: The Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA) is dedicated to raising awareness of the Lewy body dementias (LBD), supporting people with LBD, their families and caregivers and promoting scientific advances. The Association's purposes are charitable, educational, and scientific.

Meals on Wheels of Central Bucks

Meals on Wheels of Central Bucks

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT: Established in 1972, Meals on Wheels of Central Bucks County supplies and delivers nutritious meals to community members who are seniors, handicapped, convalescent, or otherwise challenged to prepare their own meals in the short or long term.

Morningside Ministries

Morningside Ministries

EDUCATION: Morningside Ministries is San Antonio's oldest and largest not-for-profit, faith-based senior living organization providing a full continuum of care in two communities.

Music & Memory NPO, Inc.

Music & Memory NPO, Inc.

LIFE-ENRICHMENT: MUSIC & MEMORY helps individuals with a wide range of cognitive and physical conditions to engage with the world, ease pain, and reclaim their humanity through the use of personalized music.

Music Mends Minds

Music Mends Minds

LIFE-ENRICHMENT: Music Mends Minds is a nonprofit that creates musical support groups for individuals with Alzheimer's, dementia, Parkinson's, traumatic brain injury, PTSD, and other neurological disorders.

Music for Seniors

Music for Seniors

LIFE-ENRICHMENT: Music for Seniors connects area musicians with older adults through live and interactive music programs designed to engage, entertain and educate seniors promoting health and wellbeing, reducing isolation and enriching the lives of all participants.

Musicians On Call

Musicians On Call

LIFE-ENRICHMENT: Musicians On Call brings live and recorded music to the bedsides of patients in healthcare facilities. By delivering live, in-room performances to patients undergoing treatment or unable to leave their beds, we add a dose of joy to life in a healthcare facility.

West Virginia University Foundation

West Virginia University Foundation

RESEARCH: Providing the foundation for pioneering advances in brain health.