Charity golf outing to fight Alzheimer's

Charity golf outing today to benefit Alzheimer's Association.

SunBridge Healthcare is hosting their 2nd Annual Charity Golf Outing. All the proceeds go to benefit the Alzheimer's Association's Northwest Ohio Chapter.

According to the Alzheimer's Association, over 5 million people suffer from Alzheimer's in the United States and In 2012, the direct costs of caring for those with Alzheimerâ??s or other dementias to American society will total an estimated $200 billion, including $140 billion in costs to Medicare and Medicaid.

"We are always looking for people to donate and contribute to fight the disease," say Beth Wong of the Alzheimer's Association.

The outing is at Stone Oak Country Club in Holland. Registration is at 10 a.m. and the fee for individual players is $125 or $500 for a group.