The Alzheimer’s Association-Quincy Branch is proud to announce that its 2012 Chapter Ornament is now available. These limited edited, blown glass ornaments are handcrafted by central Illinois artist Hiram Toraason. This is the sixth in an annual series of 5-inch ornaments featuring the Association’s signature color of purple.

Alzheimer's Association Photo
Alzheimer's Association Photo

Each costs $30. Shipping and handling is an additional $8. Funds raised by the sales help support the chapter’s educational programs and services. This would make a perfect holiday, wedding, birthday or “just because” gift.  They are available online at or at the following Quincy retailers:

  • Granite Bank Gallery
  • Quincy Steamboat
  • The Sweet Apricot Shop
  • Geise Jewel Box
  • Emerald City Jewelers
  • The Quincy Museum


For more information or to place an order by phone, call the Chapter toll free at 800.272.3900 and ask for Development Director Jamie Messmore.


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