Today’s everyday hero: Alan Arnette

Alan at the summit of Mt. Elbrus at 18,583 feet

Alan with a photo of his mom at the summit of Mt. Elbrus

Today marks the first day of World Alzheimer’s Month (WAM)! In honor of Alzheimer’s Action Day on September 21, we are highlighting 21 Everyday Heroes. Today, meet Alan Arnette, who is climbing the highest mountains of the world in honor of his mother who had Alzheimer’s disease. Learn more about Alan’s 7 Summits campaign here: http://www.climb4ad.com/ and let us know about the everyday heroes in your life! Learn more about how you can raise awareness of Alzheimer’s disease at www.alz.org/wam.