Alzheimer’s Association and Bankers Life Unite in the Fight Against Alzheimer’s

PR Newswire — March 23, 2017

INDIANAPOLIS, March 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Alzheimer’s Association Greater
Indiana Chapter and Bankers Life, a national life and health insurance brand of
CNO Financial Group, are teaming up for the annual Bankers Life Forget Me Not
Days event, “Alzheimer’s Awareness Night,” on Tuesday, March 28, at Bankers Life
Fieldhouse during the Indiana Pacers vs. Minnesota Timberwolves game.

The first 5,000 fans will receive Forget-Me-Not flower seed packets to plant in
memory or in honor of someone with dementia, courtesy of Bankers Life and CNO
Financial Group. Information about Alzheimer’s disease will be shared throughout
the evening, and attendees can purchase limited-edition purple cotton candy at
the event; for each sale, Bankers Life will donate $1 to the Alzheimer’s
Association Greater Indiana Chapter.

“With more than 110,000 Hoosiers affected by Alzheimer’s, efforts to fund
critical care and support programs in our community are as important as ever,”
said Bruce Baude, executive vice president, chief operations and technology
officer of CNO Financial Group, and board president of the Alzheimer’s
Association Greater Indiana Chapter. “Alzheimer’s Awareness Night kicks off our
15th annual Bankers Life Forget Me Not Days fundraising campaign, bringing the
community together to remember those who lost their lives to the disease, and to
raise money to support the association’s mission for Alzheimer’s care, education
and research.”

The event coincides with the recent release of the Alzheimer’s Association 2017
Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures report, which includes national statistics
and information on Alzheimer’s disease, as well as the impact of Alzheimer’s on
individuals, families, government and the nation’s health care system.

“Every 66 seconds, someone in the U.S. develops Alzheimer’s,” said Leah
Shattuck, communications director of the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Indiana
Chapter. “We appreciate the support of Bankers Life and CNO Financial Group for
their remarkable efforts to raise funds and awareness of Alzheimer’s disease,
which helps provide care and education for affected families in our community.”

Since 2003, Bankers Life has supported the Alzheimer’s Association with more
than $4.5 million for care, education and research programs, including
collecting and donating more than $450,000 last year alone.

About the Alzheimer’s Association
The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in
Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Its mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s
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 Alzheimer’s®. Visit or call 800.272.3900.

About Bankers Life
Bankers Life focuses on the insurance needs of middle-income Americans who are
near or in retirement. The Bankers Life brand is a part of CNO Financial Group,
Inc. (NYSE: CNO), whose companies provide insurance solutions that help protect
the health and retirement needs of working Americans and retirees. There are
more than 5,000 Bankers Life insurance agents at over 300 offices across the
country. To learn more, visit

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