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The ALS Association Golden West Chapter
Proudly Serving 31 Counties throughout California and the state of Hawaii


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Cytokinetics and The ALS Association Announce Awarding of Grant for Phase 3 Clinical Trial and Biomarker Research Collaboration
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The ALS Association Announces $11.6 Million in New Research Grants
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Lexus ALS Challenge

Find out more about this incredible opportunity to challenge ALS!

 Calendar - August and September

August 1 Cedars-Sinai Research Center Patient and Family Conference

Support Group - Lihue

August 4 ALS Awareness Night with the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes

August 5 ALS Awareness Night with the Fresno Grizzlies

Support Group -  Big Island
August 8 Support Group - Turlock
Support Group - San Jose 
Support Group Bakersfield
Support Group - Riverside
Support Group - West LA
(For Caregivers)
August 12  Support Group - Corte Madera
(For Caregivers)

August 13 Support Group - Loma Linda
Support Group - Kihei
August 15 Support Group - Walnut Creek
Support Group - Fresno               Support Group - Pasadena

August 17 Communication Workshop - Honolulu

August 21 Support Group - Long Beach
August 22 Support Group - Watsonville       Support Group - Ventura

August 26 Vent Support Group - Honolulu

August 27 Support Group - Pomona

September 5 Support Group - Lihue
September 9 Support Group - Corte Madera (Caregiver)   Support Group - Santa Rosa (Caregiver) 
September 10 Support Group - Loma Linda
September 12 Support Group - Turlock             Support Group - Santa Rosa       Support Group - San Jose           Support Group - Bakersfield       Support Group - West LA (Caregiver)
September 18 Support Group - Long Beach   
September 19 Hawaii Walk to Defeat ALS®
Support Group - SLO
Support Group - Fresno
Support Group - Walnut Creek
Support Group - Pasadena 

September 24 Support Group - Pomona
September 26 Napa Valley Ride to Defeat ALS and Walk
Support Group - Ventura
Support Group - Watsonville 

September 30 Vent Support Group - Honolulu

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and our support groups 


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Charity Navigator-ALS Ice Bucket Challenge:
1 Year Anniversary

August 2, 2015 Dodgers participate in Ice Bucket Challenge
Augsut 1, 2015

Dodger Nation-Yasiel Puig, Kiké Hernandez Accept ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
August 1, 2015

The Sun- San Bernardino area officials take Ice Bucket Challenge to aid ALS fight
July 31, 2015

Press Enterprise- Inland officials kick off this year's Ice Bucket Challenge
July 31, 2015

KHON2- Dr. Justin Ichida, ALS Research in Hawaii

July 24, 2015

HPR- "All Things Considered"- Fred Fisher

July 24, 2015

HPR- "The Conversation"- Dr. Justin Ichida
July 23, 2015


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OUR MISSION: Leading the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy while also empowering people with Lou Gehrig's Disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support.

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The ALS Association Golden West Chapter


Toll Free
(866)-750-2572 (ALSA)




  Greater Bay Area
Phone: (510) 251-2572
Fax:(510) 251-2573
  Greater Los Angeles Area
Phone:(818) 865-8067
Fax: (818) 865-8066
  Greater Hawaii Area
Phone:(808) 597-6416


California Mailing Address
PO Box 565
Agoura Hills, CA 91376


Hawaii Mailing Address
PO Box 11284
Honolulu HI 96828


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