ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Progress


January Chapter Highlights


End of Year Recap!


Thank you for supporting the ALS community this holiday season! Because of your support we have raised over $106,000 for our Chapter services!!

 With these funds, we are able to start the new year with great motivation and hope.


Holiday Pups Photo Contest Results 

The results are in, and we have a winner for our holiday pups photo contest!!

With a total of 60 votes, our buddy "Al" takes the cake on this one, and we know that he's looking down on us from "doggie heaven" with that precious smile.




Pitt Men's Basketball ALS Awareness Night

We're excited to announce that the University of Pittsburgh’s Men’s Basketball team and The ALS Association Western PA Chapter will host an ALS Awareness Night on January 22nd, 2020 vs. Boston College at 9 PM!


 *ADA seating is available.

 FREE tickets for ALS patients and caregivers!

 Contact the chapter at 412-821-3254 if interested.



Mary's Vine Philanthropy Night Fundraiser 

Please join us on Jan 30 from 5-10pm at Mary's Vine in Rankin, PA for a night of wine and live music! 

10% of all sales go to support those living with ALS in western PA.

Ages 21+


For more info, contact:

Mary's Vine 

412-351-VINE |




2020 Dick's Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon

Registration is  open for this year's Pittsburgh Marathon! So, this year, don't just run, run for a reason. With just under four months until race day, now is the time to join Team Challenge ALS and start training for the big day! 


Event date: May 3, 2020

Please note: The registration process has changed this year! Follow our how-to guide to register for a charity here.


Caregiver Support Group

January 18, 2020

9:30-11:00 AM


Location: ALS Chapter Office 

416 Lincoln Ave, Millvale PA 15209


Host: Meghan Chrobak, MSW


New ALS Medicare Resource Line Provides Assistance and Support

We are happy to introduce a new resource to the ALS community resulting from our expanded relationship with the Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF). The ALS Medicare Resource Line provides people living with ALS, their family members and caregivers free, direct telephone access to Medicare experts who to help navigate eligibility and enrollment coverage that impact access to care.

To utilize this resource, call 1-844-244-1306.