On December 4, 2010, the Alzheimer's Foundation of America presented its inaugural "Together for Care" telethon to support individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related illnesses, and their caregivers. Hosted by Al Roker, leading media personalities and celebrities rallied around the cause in this historic TV event, which aired on local NBC stations in major markets. Watch the telecast below to hear from celebrities like Hector Elizondo, Natalie Morales, Joy Bauer, Nikki Blonsky and Wendy Williams, as well as healthcare professionals and caregivers from across the country, as they discuss the reality of Alzheimer's disease and how care makes all the difference. Enjoy tribute-filled performances from Kris Allen, Brett Eldredge, Shontelle and Wilson Phillips!

"TOGETHER FOR CARE" TELETHON
PROUD WINNER OF THE 2011 BRONZE “TELLY” AWARD-HEALTH AND WELLNESS

 

 
     
   
     
     
 

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Celebrity Calls to Action
             
Opening Messages from Celebrities   Nate Berkus   Shawn Colvin  

Ellen DeGeneres

             
     

The Doctors

  Morgan Freeman   Louis Gossett, Jr.
  Naomi Judd
             
     

Mario Lopez

  Kirk Morrison   Rob Thomas   Donald Trump
             
         
Kellen Winslow   Behind the Scenes        
 
     
     
 
Celebrity Performances
             
Kris Allen
"Live Like We're Dying"
  Kris Allen
"Before We Come Undone"
  Brett Eldredge
"Raymond"
 

Brett Eldridge
"One Way Ticket"

             
     

Wilson Phillips
"Hold On"

  Wilson Phillips
"I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day"
  Shontelle
"Impossible"
  Shontelle
"Say Hello To Goodbye"
 
     
     
 
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