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Press Release: THE ELDER CARE FIRM OF CHRISTOPHER J. BERRY ASSISTS IN RAISING $180K FOR LOCAL ALZHEIMER’S WALK

BRIGHTON, MI – Christopher J. Berry, J.D. of The Elder Care Firm, joined over 100 teams at the 2019 Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Brighton on Saturday, October 5th.

Over 1,000 walkers came out to support the cause along the beautiful Grand River. Walkers who donated over $100 received their free official 2019 Brighton Walk to End Alzheimer’s T-shirt. The event coordinators put on a great experience for the whole family by offering a team “Pound” workout, A cappella performances, and a show by the B-Town Booty Shakers. There was also caricatures and face painting for children in a special area called the “Kid Zone”.

The 110 teams raised over $180,000, nearly 90% of the event goal. All of the money raised will go to the Alzheimer’s Association, which has 77% of funds received go to support, research, awareness, and advocacy.

After finding out last Christmas that he had a marker for the Alzheimer’s gene from a 23andMe test, Chris and the team at The Elder Care Firm are more passionate than ever at finding a cure for their clients. “It was great to see over 1000+ walkers for the event and for us to again raise more than last year,” says Chris Berry, of The Elder Care Firm.  “It was wonderful seeing so many of our client families supporting a great cause.”

The Elder Care Firm of Christopher J. Berry, Esq., CELA helps Michigan families protect what they value through estate planning, asset protection and elder law services. For more information, please visit www.theeldercarefirm.com. For questions and inquiries, please contact The Elder Care Firm at (888) 390-4360 or contact@theeldercarefirm.com

About Christopher J. Berry, JD., CELA

Christopher J. Berry, JD., CELA is the founder of two interrelated companies that provide financial services and legal services to Michigan families. Chris is the founding President of a law firm that does estate and elder law planning (The Elder Care Firm). The second company is a firm that provides holistic wealth, estate and tax planning for clients using a client-centered best-interest process (The CJ Berry Group). The companies are located in Metro-Detroit. Christopher J. Berry is a nationally-recognized estate and financial planning expert, quoted in publications like Kiplinger's Retirement. Chris Berry is an invited presenter for some of the world’s top financial companies, money managers and industry associations such as Northwestern Mutual, Mass Mutual, John Hancock, Michigan Association of CPA's, Society of Financial Service Professionals, Financial Planning Association and the Institute of Continued Legal Education, to name a few.Nationwide, Merrill Lynch, Transamerica, Jackson National, Morgan Stanley, American Institute of CPAs, National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors and several Financial Planning Associations. Christopher Berry is the author of The Caregiver's Legal Guide to Planning for a Loved one with Chronic Illness. Additionally, Chris Berry has co-authored two other books Tax-Free Money for Long-term Care and Protect My IRA: Avoid the 5 Common Mistakes.
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