Friday, April 12th, at the Dunes Golf and Beach Club in Myrtle Beach, the Alzheimer's Association will hold it's annual Forget Me Not Ball.
The money raised through the event will benefit the Alzheimer's Association which helps fund research for a cure and assists patients and their caregivers and much more.
Around 5 million people in the U.S. have the disease, including thousands in South Carolina. One in three senior citizens die from dementia or Alzheimers.
WPDE NewsChannel 15 is a sponsor of this year's Forget Me Not Ball, if you'd like to join us Friday night, click here.