The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation and Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA) announce the winners of the 2016 Rosalinde Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiving Legacy Awards.

Debra L. Cherry, a member of the John A. Hartford Change AGEnts Initiative, developed a winning project for her organization 'The Alzheimer’s Association.' The network membership is also helping spread this model in other states.

All award recipients will be honored, and their programs presented, at a reception on Wednesday, March 22, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., during the 2017 Aging in America Conference (March 20–24, 2017) in Chicago.

Each organization is awarded $20,000 for their program that addresses the needs Alzheimer’s disease caregivers in the following three areas: Creative Expression, Diverse/Multicultural Communities, and Policy and Advocacy.