April 2021 Events eNews

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#TakeaBreath During ALS Awareness Month in May

Be a part of our new #TakeaBreath Campaign this coming May for ALS Awareness Month to honor and recognize the resiliency of people with ALS, for whom breathing can be a daily challenge.

Share information with your community about ALS and the unmatched work of the Les Turner ALS Foundation by raising awareness and funds for our Les Turner ALS family.

Join our generous ALS Awareness Month sponsors Health Technology Resources, Prism and Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America and participate in our annual Tag Days Drives, virtually or in-person, or in an activity or hobby of your choosing like biking, drawing or meditation to honor or remember your loved one with ALS. See how you can spread ALS Awareness and participate in the #TakeaBreath campaign>>

 

Remembering our Loved Ones at the Celebration of Life

Please join us on Saturday, June 12 for the Foundation’s Celebration of Life via Facebook Live to remember our loved ones lost to ALS.

This special, annual service honors all those we have lost to ALS, led by Support Group Facilitator, Anne Lidsky, PhD.

Join for this moving, 15-minute online service and submit your loved ones’ name and photo to be included in memoriam in our video montage during the Celebration>>

 

4x4x48 Challenge Completed for ALS

Yes, you read that right, one of our Les Turner ALS family members, Alex, ran 4 miles, every 4 hours for 48 hours in honor of his friend and neighbor Hugh Stott, who was diagnosed with ALS in 2019.

“Running the 4x4x48 in honor of Hugh was an exhilarating accomplishment. I was blown away by the support I received to help raise awareness and funds for ALS,” shares Alex.

We are in awe of Alex’s impressive accomplishment and incredibly grateful for raising awareness and over $3,300 to support people living with ALS! Fundraise Your Way in support of our Les Turner ALS family like Alex>>