February Chapter Highlights
2019 Event Registrations are Open! Register today and start fundraising.
Erie Walk | June 1, 2019 | Presque Isle State Park Beach 11
CEO Soak | June 20, 2019 | PPG Place Plaza
Johnstown Walk | July 27, 2019 | University of Pittsburgh Johnstown
Pittsburgh Walk | September 14, 2019 | Point State Park
Team Challenge ALS Needs You!
The Dick's Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon is a few months away and we need your help to spread awareness and raise funds for ALS in this major city event. Each runner will receive an official Team Challenge ALS jersey and various incentives will be offered to reach your fundraising goal. Why not get in shape while making a difference. Join the team today! Accept the Challenge
Team Challenge ALS runner, Amy Beatty, was selected to share her story on the national Run for a Reason blog. Click to read what this race means to her and her family.
Not a runner but want to be involved? Sign up to be an official volunteer on race day with our ALS group. We will be passing out water, Gatorade, and cheers around mile 8. Click the link below for more info.
Let your voice be heard! Advocates wanted.
Do you want to make a difference for the ALS community by sharing your story? Join us at the National ALS Advocacy Conference in Washington DC from Sunday, June 9th-Tuesday, June 11th to advocate for federal funding and ALS-focused legislation. Or make the trip with us to Harrisburg on Tuesday, May 14th to encourage state lawmakers to support funding for ALS care services in Pennsylvania. For more information or to be added to the advocacy email list, contact Julia Marsili at firstname.lastname@example.org or 412-821-3254.
How Durable Medical Equipment Assists Caregivers
Speakers: Alisa Brownlee, ATP, CAPS
Date: February 11, 2019
Time: 2:00 p.m. EST
ALS Resource Group
Topic: Communication and Technology
Date: February 13, 2019
Time: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
To RSVP, please call Sandra at 412-821-3254