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RECENT HEADLINES

Join us with Team Challenge ALS at the Los Angeles Marathon
November 28, 2016

Kick off your Thanksgiving Day with the Jersey Dog's 6th Annual Turkey Bowl
November 24, 2016

ABC 30 Fresno: Hundreds walk across Woodward Park at the Central Valley Walk to defeat ALS

October 30, 2016

Noted Chef Robert Irvine to present inaugural Walk Hero Award to Veteran with ALS at Central Valley Walk to Defeat ALS
October 19, 2016

ABC 7 LA: 2016 LA Walk to Defeat ALS- Elex Michelson-"We must defeat ALS!"
October 18, 2016

Hollywood Reporter: Renee Zellweger, Reese Witherspoon, Courteney Cox and Jennifer Garner Support Team Nanci at ALS Walk
October 17, 2016

EXTRA: Hollywood Turns Out to Support Nanci Ryder at ALS Walk
October 17, 2016

Access Hollywood: Renée Zellweger, Jennifer Garner & Reese Witherspoon Support Friend At ALS Walk:
October 17, 2016

CBS 8 San Diego: Renee Zellweger, Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Garner, and Courteney Cox Compete in ALS Walk for Mutual Pal
October 17, 2016

Entertainment Tonight Canada: Stars Support ALSA And Friend, Nanci Ryder
October 17, 2016

People Magazine: How Renée Zellweger, Reese Witherspoon and More Celebs Are Rallying to Help Friend Nanci Ryder Fight ALS
October 17, 2016

People Magazine: Renée Zellweger, Jennifer Garner, Reese Witherspoon and Courteney Cox Support Team Nanci in ALS Walk
October 17, 2016

DailyMail.com: Renée Zellweger lends support to Nanci Ryder at ALS Walk
October 17, 2016

DailyMail.com: A Texas girl at heart! Renee Zellweger, 47, supports pal Nanci at ALS Walk in Los Angeles
October 16, 2016

ABC 7 LA: Walk to Defeat ALS event draws celebs to Exposition Park, raises $400,000
October 16, 2016

PREVIOUS HEADLINES

YOU TUBE: Watch Round 3 of ALS Ice Bucket Challenges for the Golden West Chapter
August 31, 2016

ALONG CAME MARY: Seeing Hayley Mills at ONE STARRY NIGHT
August 31, 2016

KITV 4: Interview with Brookelyn Mack and the 4th annual Hawaii Walk to Defeat ALS
August 31, 2016

GETTY IMAGES: Photos from 3rd annual ONE STARRY NIGHT
August 28, 2016

IT'S NOT ABOUT ME TV: Review of 2016 ONE STARRY NIGHT
August 27, 2016

HPR-Helping Hand: The Hawaii Walk to Defeat ALS and the Golden West Chapter
August 30, 2016

ABC 7 LA: Pasadena benefit honors people living with ALS, documentaries on disease
August 17, 2016

Disney legend Haley Mills of POLLYANNA and THE PARENT TRAP joins the cast of the ONE STARRY NIGHT
August 13, 2016

IT'S NOT ABOUT ME TV: Preview of 2016 ONE STARRY NIGHT
August 10, 2016

Daytime favorites Kate Linder (YOUNG & THE RESTLESS) honored and Bill Hayes (DAYS OF OUR LIVES) joins the cast of ONE STARRY NIGHT
August 9, 2016

The filmmakers of “GLEASON” to be honored for their outstanding achievements in raising ALS awareness at ONE STARRY NIGHT
August 2, 2016

Breaking research news: Ice Bucket donations help identify new ALS gene
August 1, 2016

TV's beloved Hal Linden and toast of Broadway John Lloyd Young join the cast of ONE STARRY NIGHT
July 29, 2016

Cytokinetics and The ALS Association Renew Partnership to Advance the Fight Against ALS
July 27, 2016

Emmy, Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild, and Tony Award favorite Jason Alexander joins the cast of ONE STARRY NIGHT
July 22, 2016

Superstar Miley Cyrus and Pilates guru Mari Winsor team up to support the ALS community at ONE STARRY NIGHT
July 19, 2016

Baseball honors the legacy of Lou Gehrig with special ALS Awareness days
June 15, 2016

An evening to celebrate Champions for Care and A Cure in San Francisco
June 3, 2016

Honoring the people with ALS and their caregivers in Hawaii during ALS Awareness Month
May 4, 2016

The ALS Association and Cytokinetics Ring in May as ALS Awareness Month at NASDAQ
May 1, 2016

The 2016 Walk season starting strong at the 3rd Annual Santa Rosa Walk to Defeat ALS
April 30, 2016

OLELO TV- "Your ALS Connection" featuring Jeff Conway
April 27, 2016

PRESS DEMOCRAT: Stepping up and out for the awesome Mrs. Williamson
April 25, 2016

Champions in the fight against ALS to be honored in San Francisco
April 15, 2016

KEYT-KCOY-KKFX- San Luis Obispo Walk to Defeat ALS
April 9, 2016

Starting the 2016 season strong at the 5th Annual San Luis Obispo Walk to Defeat ALS
April 9, 2016

DAILY ITEM- Local Graduate Takes on Debiliating ALS
April 5, 2016

PEOPLE- Miley Cyrus's Pilates Instructor Mari Winsor's Brave ALS Battle: 'It's Been Humbling'
March 7, 2016

Fellow Nonprofit Lends a Helping Hand in Support of ALS Community
March 3, 2016

EXTRA- Celebrity Trainer Saul Choza to Launch Winsor Choza Pilates in Hollywood
February 26, 2016

Hawaii News Now- New medical clinic aims to improve care for ALS patients
February 18, 2016

KSSK- Perry & Price Show with Fred Fisher and the opening of the Hawaii ALS Clinic
February 17, 2016

Team Challenge ALS at the LA Marathon
February 14, 2016

First Multidisciplinary Clinic For People with ALS To Open In Hawaii
February 10, 2016

The ALS Association Honors Golden West Chapter with National Awards
 February 5, 2016

The 6th Annual California ALS Research Summit is a big success
January 10, 2016

NEWS ARCHIVES

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January 1 - December 31, 2015

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January 1 - December 31, 2014

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January 1 - December 31, 2013

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January 1 - December 31, 2012

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January 1 - December 31, 2011

RECENT MEDIA CLIPPINGS

2014-People Magazine-LA Walk & Team Nanci

NEWS AND MEDIA INTERVIEWS


PUBLIC AWARENESS CAMPAIGNS

Videos- General:

"Matt Chaney is Living with ALS" (:60)
(:30,and :90 versions also available)



The ALS Nation (1:20)

 

Articles:

I am Lou

Wayne Carter
November 9, 2012

Colin Campbell

September 6, 2012

Lynn Holmes
July 20, 2010 

Megan Mishork and Marilyn Silva

November 30, 2009

Clarence "Bully" Nakaahiki
December 5, 2008


We are Lou

Celeste Perry and the team at Clear Channel
September 6, 2013

Brian Zalewski and the members of LUCE
September 5, 2013

Robert Hammer
December 1, 2012

Heather Wajer
  
October 4, 2012

Team Cytokinetics

September 6, 2012l



PSAs and Videos- Napa Valley Ride to Defeat ALS:


"10th Anniversary of the Napa Valley Ride to Defeat ALS" (1:20)

PSA's and Videos- Walks:

ABOUT THE GOLDEN WEST CHAPTER (2010)

ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE PLAYLIST



ASK THE EXPERTS PRESENTATIONS



OUR YEAR IN REVIEW VIDEOS


THANKS TO OUR BASEBALL PARTNERS

ADVOCACY AND PUBLIC POLICY

OUR ESSEY AWARD WINNERS