RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) -- On a beautiful Saturday, 1,700 people gathered at Halifax Mall in Raleigh for the Triangle Walk to End Alzheimer's.
The event was to honor those affected by the disease, and there was a promise garden ceremony.
Walkers carried flowers of various colors representing their personal connections to the disease.
More than $400,000 has been raised so far.
The money gained from Saturday's walk will fund care, support and research programs of the Alzheimer's Association.