California self-storage operator A-1 Self Storage is providing monetary support for Alzheimer’s disease research through the American Health Assistance Foundation (AHAF).
The most common form of dementia, Alzheimer’s is a terminal, progressive brain disorder with no known cause or cure to date. The disease is characterized by memory loss, confusion, impaired judgment, personality changes, disorientation and eventually the inability to communicate. Millions of Americans are diagnosed with Alzheimer’s.
AHAF is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to finding cures for age-related degenerative diseases. The foundation funds research on Alzheimer's disease, macular degeneration and glaucoma and provides the public with free information about risk factors, preventative lifestyles, and current treatments and coping strategies.
A-1 Self Storage has 16 locations in the San Diego County area and more than 40 locations statewide. It is the self-storage division of the Caster Cos., a third-generation, family-owned company headquartered in South California since 1959. Caster Cos. develops and manages A-1 Self Storage, A-1 Car Storage and other commercial properties in California. Its portfolio includes more than 4 million square feet of real estate.