Southington, CT, July 11, 2017 When you combine the ingredients of the deliciously prepared food from Pasta Vita and a fundraising partnership with the Alzheimers Association Connecticut Chapter, you have a recipe for success. Pasta Vita will be raising funds for the Alzheimers Association Connecticut Chapter from July 15th August 18th through the sale of paper Forget Me Not Flowers, as well as a 20% give back day on Friday, August 18th from 10am – midnight. Each flower can be personalized in honor of or in memory of a loved one or caregiver and all funds collected will support the Alzheimers Association Connecticut Chapters programs and services: community education, research, and 1 800 272 3900 helpline and support groups.
The Alzheimers Association Connecticut Chapter is proud to partner with Kota Solutions and Mohegan Holding Company, LLC, which owns Pasta Vita Mohegan Sun. On August 18th the first 100 people who visit Pasta Vita Mohegan Sun will receive a free mini cupcake and a Pasta Vita tote bag. At 2:00 PM there will be an exciting announcement from Mohegan Holding Company, LLC and Rich Cersosimo and Lou Castanho and from 2:00PM 4:00PM youll be able to meet the Chefs Lou Castanho and Pasta Vita Mohegans Sean De La Rosa and guests will be able to sample some of their favorite items. The fundraiser will be held exclusively at Pasta Vitas Mohegan Sun location, located at 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd, Uncasville. CT.
The Alzheimers Association Connecticut Chapter estimates there are more than 75,000 people in Connecticut with Alzheimers disease and a growing population of early onset Alzheimers in the state. There are 177,000 caregivers who provide more than 201 million hours of unpaid care each year to family, friends and colleagues. Alzheimers disease is the 6th leading cause of death and the only one of the top ten that has no way to be slowed, stopped or prevented. There is no cure.
The Alzheimers Association is the worlds leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimers care, support and research. It is the largest nonprofit funder of Alzheimers research. The Associations mission is to eliminate Alzheimers disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Its vision is a world without Alzheimers. Visit www.alz.org/ct or call 800-272-3900.
About Mohegan Holding Company, LLC
Mohegan Holding Company, LLC was created by the Mohegan Tribe for business diversification in non-gaming areas, and currently includes interests in franchise restaurants, sustainable energy resources and manufacturing, and office digital solutions. The Mohegan Tribe was founded on the banks of southeastern Connecticuts Thames River by Chief Uncas in the early 17th century. After its federal recognition in 1994, the Tribe opened the world class casino resort Mohegan Sun on its reservation land in Uncasville, CT in 1996. The nine-member Tribal Council serves as the leadership for the sovereign nation, and also serves as the Board of Directors for the Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) in regard to the Tribes gaming properties and interests. For more information visit their website and follow them on Facebook.