Berwick ‘silly walks’ to raise money during virtual walk for Alzheimer’s

Raised over $3,000 for the Oceanside IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer’s on May 31

Residents and staff at Berwick Qualicum Beach came together to raise over $3,000 for the Oceanside IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer’s on May 31.

READ MORE: Annual Walk for Alzheimer’s to take place virtually on May 31

The walk took place virtually this year, with people participating online. The organization encouraged people to: do jumping jacks; lift weights; do a dance; stroll around the block; take the stairs; do yoga and meditate –whatever works for them in their situation. From there, people can take a photo or video and upload social media with the hashtag #IGWalkForAlz.

People donned silly hats and tutus while walking around Berwick in whatever ‘silly’ way suited them to raise money for the cause.

— NEWS staff, submitted

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