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Volunteer Leader David Buseck Pens Travel Book

May 3, 2024 Comments Off on Volunteer Leader David Buseck Pens Travel Book

Paris: City of Cultures is your guide to see Paris beyond the Eiffel Tower.  Authored by David Buseck, ALS Network board member and person living with ALS, the book features…

NBC Bay Area: 10th Annual Jim Tracy 5K in Golden Gate Park

April 28, 2024 Comments Off on NBC Bay Area: 10th Annual Jim Tracy 5K in Golden Gate Park

Watch this segment with Terry McSweeney from NBC Bay Area talk about the 10th Annual Jim Tracy 5K, Walk & Roll to Cure ALS in Golden Gate Park.

CBS Bay Area: Jim Tracy 5K, Walk & Roll to Cure ALS

April 28, 2024 Comments Off on CBS Bay Area: Jim Tracy 5K, Walk & Roll to Cure ALS

Watch this segment from KPIX CBS Bay Area about the 10th annual Jim Tracy 5K, Walk & Roll to Cure ALS.

Celebrating Collaboration: the 2024 Death Valley Ride to Cure ALS

April 24, 2024 Comments Off on Celebrating Collaboration: the 2024 Death Valley Ride to Cure ALS

On April 9, Jaime Lafita, a native of Bilbao, Spain, who has been living with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) since 2016, started his journey of the Death Valley Ride to…

Spotlight on Erin Merritt

March 30, 2024 Comments Off on Spotlight on Erin Merritt

At the age of four, Erin Merritt knew that she wanted to work in theatre. She began training at age 15 and made her professional debut as an actor at…

Celebrating National Doctors’ Day and Women’s History Month

March 1, 2024 Comments Off on Celebrating National Doctors’ Day and Women’s History Month

Tuesday, March 30 is National Doctors’ Day. As a part of Women’s History month, it is a great time to celebrate so many women ALS clinicians and scientists. These dedicated…

Spotlight on…David Buseck and Linda Levine

January 30, 2024 Comments Off on Spotlight on…David Buseck and Linda Levine

David Buseck grew up in Tempe, Arizona. After finishing his Master’s program in Optical Sciences at the University of Arizona, he moved to California to begin work right away. Shortly…

Spotlight on … Ryan Farnsworth

December 15, 2023 Comments Off on Spotlight on … Ryan Farnsworth

A California native, Ryan Farnsworth was diagnosed with ALS in 2015 at the age of 29. Before his diagnosis, Ryan lived with his dad amongst the majestic mountains in Telluride,…

Embracing the Spirit of Giving Tuesday: Celebrating Local Partnerships

November 27, 2023 Comments Off on Embracing the Spirit of Giving Tuesday: Celebrating Local Partnerships

As we approach the season of giving, Rosie the Riveter Trust takes time to reflect on the meaningful collaborations they’ve forged with local organizations over the past year. This Giving…

Fighting The Good Fight Against ALS

November 26, 2023 Comments Off on Fighting The Good Fight Against ALS

Brian Wallach has beaten the odds after being diagnosed with ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig’s disease). Given six months to live, remarkably he has survived six years. During…