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May 22

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Local Eagle Candidate Collecting Ipods for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Patients

 

 

ipod for alzheimersLocal High School student and Eagle Scout candidate Brendan McAlevy is conducting a collection drive of new and used iPods for Alzheimer’s and dementia patients on Saturday, May 25, and Sunday, May 26, from 10am to 4pm, at Wal-Mart, located at 11181 Lee Hwy, Fairfax, VA 22030.  All items will be donated to the non-profit organization, Music & Memory, which will re-load the iPods with personalized music for patients in nursing facilities in the U.S. and Canada. https://www.facebook.com/IpodsforAlzheimersFairfaxVirginia

 

Music For Memory is a non-profit organization that provides free iPods to senior citizens with Alzheimer’s. These iPods are programmed with songs that the seniors enjoy and which provoke positive memories from their past.

 

 

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