Alzheimer’s Family Support Services inaugural Ugly Sweater 5K Raised Funds for Families Coping with Alzheimer’s or Related Dementia

The ARK’s inaugural Ugly Sweater 5K Dash in historic downtown Summerville raised more than $4,000 on December 1, 2018. With 110 runners registered, 67 people finishing the 5K race, several sponsors, and more than 20 volunteers, the funds raised will help support The ARK’s work in five area counties, including their social respite programs, memory screenings, resource fairs, educational workshops and support groups.

The ARK is a local nonsectarian nonprofit outreach program providing comprehensive support services to families coping with Alzheimer’s or related dementia. For more information, call 843-471-1360 or visit  

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