Talia Charnas ‘22 Makes Headlines in Cleveland.com for Walking 26 Miles for Alzheimers
Talia Charnas '22 was featured in Cleveland.com earlier this month where she spoke about her 26.2 mile walk in honor of her grandfather who is living with Alzheimer's.
Talia raised $6,199 in pledges and donations through her walk for the Alzheimer's Association Cleveland Area Chapter. In the story Talia states that, "Watching him struggle piqued my interest in neurology and science. I see how it impacted him and how it impacts others when I visit him in the facility." The story goes on to highlight how Talia has been building her knowledge of Alzheimer's disease ever since. "In eighth grade at Laurel School, she did a major research project on the disease." Click here to read the full story.