It started as something of a lark, but in its seven years, the annual flag football showdown has raised $500,000 locally and spread to 16 other cities, raising a total of $2 million for Alzheimer’s research. This year’s game alone brought in $125,000.
Nov. 12, 2011With blue ribbons in their hair, team members of the Brunettes watch their teammates play against the Blondes at George Washington University Mount Vernon Athletic Complex in Northwest Washington. Astrid Riecken/For The Washington Post
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