Alzheimer's Los Angeles: 4221 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 400, Los Angeles, CA 90010

Mission Statement

Improving the lives of local families affected by Alzheimer’s & dementia by increasing awareness, delivering effective programs & services, providing compassionate support, and advocating for quality care and a cure,

Service Area

Alzheimer’s LA serves individuals and their families living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias in Los Angeles County and the Inland Empire.


Executive Leadership

Heather Cooper Ortner - President and CEO

Board of Directors

Jackie Macias - Board Chair, Consultant

Jeffrey Glassman - Vice Chair, Covington Capital Management

Randi Jones - Secretary, Philanthropist

Lisa Chalfin - Treasurer, Warner Pacific Insurance Services Inc.

Mark Liberman - Immediate Past Co-Chair

Matt Reid - Immediate Past Co-Chair, Sard Verbinnen & Co.

John Barnes - First Republic Private Wealth

Niloo Bedrood - Deloitte Advisory

Kenneth Chiate - Quinn Emanuel

Helena Chui, M.D. - University of Southern California

Gary L. Ferrell - Diamond Capital Advisors

Leonor Gavina-Valls - F. Gavina & Sons, Inc.

Ingrid Graham - AMDA College

Winston Greene - Philanthropist

Robert Hirsch - S.A.H. Investments

Susie Levin - Philanthropist

Susan Disney Lord - The Bel Air Restaurant

Kyle Mabry - American Airlines

Beatriz Mallory - SensisHealth

Anne Martinez - Wondery

Kirk Moody - Philanthropist

Tina Pukonen - Pinterest

Elliot Sainer - Philanthropist

Karl J. Schulze - Schulze Haynes Loevenguth & Co., LLC

John & Cynthia - Tiedeman

Val Zavala - Philanthropist

Fast Facts

What percentage of total revenue goes to cause (after operation expenses)?


What was your greatest community impact in 2019?

• Increased public awareness of Alzheimer’s Los Angeles, and our free programs & services for individuals and families

• Continued to mprove care for our culturally diverse population

• Continued to decrease reticence in reaching out to Alzheimer’s Los Angeles for support

Fundraising Events (or Areas of Funding)

Alzheimer’s LA holds many fundraising events throughout the year:

• An Unforgettable Evening®

• walk4ALZ® Los Angeles

• arts4ALZ/Memories in the Making Art Auction

• Visionary Women’s Awards Luncheon

• Salon events

Volunteer Opportunities

• Events

• Helpline

• Office administration

• Public policy

• Support group facilitation

• Education programs

• Community outreach

Giving Opportunities

• Online

• Phone

• Matching gifts (contact your HR department)

• Corporate giving

• Planned giving

• Payroll deduction

• Host your own fundraising event

• Donate your unwanted car. Truck, boat or RV

• Event sponsorship

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