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Golden West Chapter News

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RECENT HEADLINES

Spotlight on...Kathy Beallo: A Caregiver Creating a Legacy of Service and Support
November 9, 2019

FOX 11: 2019 ALS Walk Featuring Renee Zellwegger, Courteney Cox, Adam Scott
November 4, 2019

Hollywood Reporter: Adam Scott Joins Fight Against ALS Alongside Renée Zellweger, Courteney Cox at Charity Walk
November 3, 2019

Launch of New Regional Satellite Clinic Noted ALS Association Certified Center of Excellence Celebrates 20 Years of Progress Fueled by the Central Valley Walk to Defeat ALS
October 23, 2019

Now This News: Joe Biden Hasn't Met with Terminally Ill Activist Ady Barkan
October 2, 2019

Billboard: The Muff's Frontwoman Kim Shattuck Dies at 56
October 2, 2019

Rolling Stone: Kim Shattuck, Muffs Founder and Singer, Dead at 56
October 2, 2019

Pitchfork: The Muff's Kim Shattuck Remembered by Green Day, Pixies, Veruca Salt, Waxahatchee, More
October 2, 2019

The Wrap: Kim Shattuck, Lead Singer and Songwriter for The Muffs, Dies at 56
October 2, 2019

The Napa Valley Register: Napa Valley Ride to Defeat ALS Raises $1 Million
September 24, 2019

The New York Times: Ady Barkan Won't Let Dying Stop His Activism
September 19, 2019

People: Dad and Activist Can't Hold His Son Anymore Due to ALS — but He's Not Going to Stop Fighting Yet
September 19, 2019

Now This: Julián Castro Discusses the Future of Health Care with Ady Barkan
September 17, 2019

The ALS Association Golden West Chapter to Honor Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America, Inc. as a Champion in the Search for Treatments and Cures for ALS
September 16, 2019

Community Invited to the 15th Annual Napa Valley Ride to Defeat ALS on Saturday, September 21, 2019 to Support the Search for Effective Treatments and Cures for ALS
September 13, 2019

The ALS Association Golden West Chapter to Honor Fred Noteware as a Champion in the Fight Against ALS
September 11, 2019

ALS Has Paralyzed His Body. Activism. His Family and Love Are Keeping Him Resilient
September 9, 2019

Time: How My Dying Body Could Help Give Yours a Future
September 9, 2019

Community Invited to Join the 7th annual Hawaii Walk to Defeat ALS on Saturday, September 14, 2019 to Support the Search for Effective Treaments and Cures
September 9, 2019

Jimmy Kimmel Live YouTube: Jimmy Kimmel Live's Fight Against ALS
September 5, 2019

The Hollywood Reporter: 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' Raising Money for ALS Research After Staffer Diagnosed
September 5, 2019

Medicare for All Activist with ALS Ady Barkan on Why He Advocates: 'It Gives Me a Reason to Get Up Every Day'
September 4, 2019

Now This YouTube: Bernie Sanders Discusses Fight for Health Care Justice With Ady Barkan
September 3, 2019

Now This Youtube: Cory Booker Faces Blunt Health Care Questions From Ady Barkan
September 3, 2019

InMenlo: Menlo School Water Polo does #ALSBucketChallenge in Support of M-A Parent
September 3, 2019

PREVIOUS HEADLINES (through 08/30/2019)

An Important Annnouncement About Former Chapter Board Member, Rusty Selix
August 29, 2019

Now This YouTube: Trailer: Uncovered with Ady Barkan
August 28, 2019

The ALS Association Golden West Chapter to Honor Superior Mobility with the 2019 Community Champion Award at the 17th annual Ventura-Santa Barbara Walk to Defeat ALS on Sunday, October 6, 2019
August 28, 2019

The ALS Association Golden West Chapter to Honor Dean Hartman with 2019 Walk Hero Award at the 17th Annual Ventura-Santa Barbara County Walk to Defeat ALS® on Sunday, October 6, 2019
August 28, 2019

SF Examiner: Supercomputers and a Cure: A's ALS Awareness Day Takes a Leap
August 21, 2019

The Silicon Valley Voice: 49ers Honor Number 87, Dwight Clark on 8/7
August 9, 2019

WBUR: Team Challenge ALS: Friendship and a $2 Million Basketball Tournament
August 9, 2019

ABC News: Great Strides in ALS Research 5 Years After Ice Bucket Challenge Broke the Internet
August 8, 2019

The San Francisco Examiner: Niners Host ALS Patients for Dwight Clark Celebration
August 7, 2019

KPIX 5: 49ers Host Dwight Clark Day at Levi's Stadium
August 7, 2019

FOX 2: Dwight Clark Day at 49ers Training Camp Commemorates 'The Catch'
August 7, 2019

LA Weekly: Uh Oh - Pandoras and Muffs Return In The Coolies
August 1, 2019

Niners Nation: 49ers to Host "Dwight Clark Day" on 8/7 During Opening Training Camp Practice
August 1, 2019

For other news and articles from this year, please visit our archives.

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