TackleALZFlag football to raise awareness and funds in the fight against Alzheimer's.
TackleALZ, is two teams of women competing in a flag football game to help raise awareness and funds in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease. Young philanthropists both women and men organize one of the most unique and fun events of the year, a powder puff football game between brunettes and blondes.
Raising awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s Mississippi the players, coaches, and volunteers organize fun events and practices during the spring. 100% of the Funds raised will benefit the care, support and advocacy for research efforts in Mississippi.
Last year, Oxford, MS hosted its inaugural game and raised over $15,000. This year, the Oxford game will be held on May 20, 2017. The Jackson game is in its 7th Season this year and will be held on May 5, 2017. This annual game has raised over $150,000+ for Alzheimer’s Mississippi.