Leeza Gibbons Memory Foundation Launches Groundbreaking Partnerships and Innovative Programs

WHAT:   Leeza Gibbons to Participate in Alzheimer’s Awareness Events in Manhattan. After the loss of her grandmother and the diagnosis of her mother, Leeza and her family founded The Leeza Gibbons Memory Foundation to meet the growing needs of those impacted by memory disorders.

EVENTS:   Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) Inaugural Blue Moon Memories Cocktail Reception & Fundraiser
Wednesday, November 12, 2003, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Rainbow Room, 64th Floor
30 Rockefeller Plaza (Between 49th Street and 50th Street)
New York City

First Annual National Commemorative Candle Lighting Ceremony Hosted by the AFA
Thursday, November 13, 2003, 7 p.m.
Saint Thomas Church
Corner of Fifth Avenue and West 53rd Street
New York City

Private Screening of the Hallmark Original Movie
“A Time to Remember”
Saturday, November 15, 2003, 6 p.m.
The Museum of Television & Radio
25 West 52nd Street
New York City

WHEN:   Wednesday, Nov. 12 – Saturday, Nov. 15, 2003 in Manhattan
WHO:   Leeza Gibbons is available for interview opportunities

The Leeza Gibbons Memory Foundation, in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, will open the country’s first Leeza’s Place in midtown Manhattan in December 2003. Leeza’s Place is a community-centered resource offering programs that educate, empower and energize both caregivers and those recently diagnosed with any memory disorder.

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