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Each year, The ALS Association Western Pennsylvania Chapter holds fundraising events, educational forums, resource groups, and participates in Advocacy Days. Our community also hosts their own fundraising events such as bike rides, lemonade sales, chili cook-offs, and more! All these events help to fulfill our mission.

2023 Upcoming Events:


Pittsburgh Marathon | May 6-7, 2023

Let us know if you plan to attend our Team Challenge event!

Not a runner? Consider volunteering on race day!

Run with us! Join our Team Challenge Pittsburgh Marathon Training Group.

Mark your calendars for the Team Challenge ALS Kickoff event @4PM on Friday, April 28th at Old Thunder Brewing in Blawnox. More info coming soon...


Walk to Defeat ALS®

Erie | June 24, 2023 

Let us know if you plan to attend our event in Erie!


Johnstown | July 22, 2023 

Let us know if you plan to attend our event in Johnstown!


Pittsburgh | Spetember 9, 2023

Let us know if you plan to attend our event in Pittsburgh!


Mark your calendars for the Walk to Defeat ALS 2023 Kickoff Events.

May 30 | ALS Awareness Day| Peoples Natural Gas Field - Altoona

June 2 | Lou Gehrig Day | PNC Park

June 8| ALS Awareness Day | UPMC Park



CEO Soak | August 10, 2023 

Let us know if you plan to attend our event in Pittsburgh!


For more information about any of our events, contact a member of our Development Team:

Anna Patsch | Development Manager
Anna can help you with starting a team & getting registered, fundraising & event ideas, and joining a committee to help kick things off. Ask her about Team Challenge ALS and Walk to Defeat ALS!

412.357.8814 |

Amber Letters | Development Manager
Amber can help you with getting your company involved, becoming a sponsor, and any corporate partnerhsip needs. Ask her about the CEO Soak! 

412.866.5798 |

Amie Olson | Development Director
Amie is available to help with applying for a grant or large donation, learning about leaving a Legacy Gift, or setting up monthly donations. Ask her about connecting with ALS fundraising opportunities in Western PA!

412.593.4950 |

Fundraising events help us to continue providing invaluable services to people living with ALS. From The Walk to Defeat ALS® to golf tournaments, and fun social gatherings, each event helps The ALS Association fund cutting-edge research and vital patient services and programs. Each year, The ALS Association holds fundraising events, educational forums, resource groups, and participates in Advocacy Days. Come join the fun and help make a difference!

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