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April Chapter Highlights

Make an Impact: Become an ALS Advocate Today

Help us secure state funding by sharing your ALS story. Split between the Western PA and Greater Philadelphia Chapters, state funding helps to support respite care grants, equipment loan programs, and local ALS multidisciplinary clinics. 

Join us in Harrisburg on May 14 to advocate on behalf of all Pennsylvanians living with ALS.

Contact Kelsey at for more information.

Root & Rally to End ALS at Grist House Brewery on April 20th!

Support Team Challenge ALS as they rally together to raise awareness and funds for The ALS Association Western PA Chapter through the Pittsburgh Marathon. There will be raffles, games, food trucks, and VIP specials. Bring your family, friends, and dogs to support a great cause!

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Test your Luck at the 6th Annual ALS Auction & Casino Night

Join us in Johnstown for the 6th Annual ALS Auction and Casino Night on April 27th at the Stoystown American Legion. Tickets include food, drink, free game play, and access to the auction. 

Purchase your tickets here!

*There is no cost to play games. No prizes or payouts will be awarded as a result of game play.

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2019 Event Registrations are Open! Register today and start fundraising.

Erie Walk | June 1, 2019 | Presque Isle State Park Beach 11

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CEO Soak | June 20, 2019 | PPG Place Plaza

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Johnstown Walk | July 27, 2019 | University of Pittsburgh Johnstown

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Pittsburgh Walk | September 14, 2019 | Point State Park

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Care Services

Speech/Tech Symposium

RSVP today for our April 13 symposium! Join us as SLP Chapter consultants, Kate and Andy, discuss communication options for those living with ALS.

Why you should attend the Speech/Tech Symposium:
*Presentations on communication options to suit technology beginners to the more advanced
*Hear from someone living with ALS on her communication experience
*Find the tools that work for you at our in-person live demonstration table
*Q&A session to ask questions and hear feedback
*Opportunity to meet friendly Chapter staff and consultants

To RSVP, please contact Sandra at or 412.821.3254.

Upcoming Webinars

Home Modifications for People Living with ALS

Speakers: Alisa Brownlee, ATP, CAPS
Date: April 29, 2019
Time: 2:00 p.m. EST
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