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Golden West Chapter News

Thank you for visiting our "In the News" section, a valuable resource for both the community and media professionals.  Be sure to register to receive our monthly enewsletter- "Connections" and receive news updates and other highlights from The ALS Association and the Golden West Chapter. You can also subscribe to our many social media channels and networks.

For any media inquires, please contact us at media@alsagoldenwest.org or call our media hotline 415-967-2572.

RECENT HEADLINES

Community invited to the Inaugural SoCal Ride to Defeat ALS on Sunday, May 04, 2019 to support the search for effective treatments and cures for ALS.
April 20, 2019

Over $33,000 raised in walk to support ALS community in San Luis Obispo
April 14, 2019

Local celeberties will tee up at new event to help local ALS Association chapter
April 14, 2019

Spotlight On: Devin Ward- inaugural San Luis Obispo Walk Hero Award Winner (and Bird Of A Different Color)
April 12, 2019

How you can help Valencia softball and baseball raise awreness for ALS
April 8, 2019

The Most Powerful Activist in America Is Dying
March 24, 2019

Gripped by ALS, Social Justice Activist Ady Barkman Inspired With Story of "The Best Hug I've Ever Had"
March 23,2019

Spotlight On...Gwen Petersen A Determined ALS Fighter
March 14, 2019

I'm a scientist studying brain illnesses. Now I'm in a lock-in, living with one of them: Lou Gehrig's disease.
March 2, 2019

Former Santa Maria Bonita elementary teacher to be honored with 2019 Walk Hero Award at the 8th Annual San Luis Obispo Walk to Defeat ALS® on Saturday, April 13, 2019
March 1, 2019

Insight: Genetic research may hold promise for ALS, Alzheimer's
March 1, 2019

Burbank man with ALS welcomes adrenaline rush from 100-mph laps around racetrack
March 1, 2019

With anonymous $25,000, gift, ALS-stricken songwriter's music lives on
February 26, 2019

Campaign asks to #VoiceYourLove for those who can't
February 17, 2019

KSEE 24: Families hit by ALS say more awareness is still needed for the disease
February 14, 2019

New public awareness campaign encourages people to voice their love and honor those living with ALS who have lost their ability to speak
February 11, 2019

PREVIOUS HEADLINES (though 12/31/2018)

CBS: "SpongeBob SquarePants" creator Stephen Hillenburg dead at 57 after battle with ALS
November 27, 2018

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