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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.

ALS Network Statement – Discontinuation of Relyvrio

April 4, 2024 Comments Off on ALS Network Statement – Discontinuation of Relyvrio

Amylyx has announced the discontinuation of Relyvrio due to the PHOENIX trial’s failure to meet primary and secondary endpoints. They will present their learnings from the trial at upcoming meetings…

Tiene ELA y atravesará el desierto del Valle de la Muerte en bicicleta: la inspiradora historia de Jaime Lafita

March 31, 2024 Comments Off on Tiene ELA y atravesará el desierto del Valle de la Muerte en bicicleta: la inspiradora historia de Jaime Lafita

Jaime Lafita fue diagnosticado con Esclerosis lateral amiotrófica (ELA), una enfermedad neurodegenerativa progresiva que afecta las células nerviosas y que termina por dejar a los pacientes totalmente paralizados. A pesar…

Important Update: ALS Network Leadership Announcement

February 1, 2024 Comments Off on Important Update: ALS Network Leadership Announcement

Today is a significant milestone as I begin my tenure as president and CEO of the ALS Network. I am both humbled and invigorated to lead this organization through a…

Welcoming Our New President & CEO

January 31, 2024 Comments Off on Welcoming Our New President & CEO

On February 1, 2024, the ALS Network, formerly The ALS Association Golden West Chapter, announced Sheri Strahl, MPH, MBA, as its new president and CEO. Sheri has served as the…

ALS Golden West is now ALS Network

January 24, 2024 Comments Off on ALS Golden West is now ALS Network

We’re excited to share that ALS Golden West is now the ALS Network! We have changed our name to better reflect how we serve the ALS community – through meaningful…

Important Update – ALS Golden West Leadership Announcement

December 7, 2023 Comments Off on Important Update – ALS Golden West Leadership Announcement

For more than two decades, I’ve had the privilege of serving the ALS community as president and CEO of ALS Golden West. Helping shepherd this organization into a nationally renowned…

Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Health Care Activist Ady Barkan

November 3, 2023 Comments Off on Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Health Care Activist Ady Barkan

A true hero and activist personified, Ady Barkan made an enduring impact on the ALS community that will live on through his significant contributions to healthcare reform. Once described as…

Monterey Peninsula Foundation

Monterey Peninsula Foundation Awards $20,000 Grant to ALS Golden West

November 3, 2023 Comments Off on Monterey Peninsula Foundation Awards $20,000 Grant to ALS Golden West

The Monterey Peninsula Foundation, host of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am and PURE Insurance Championship Impacting the First Tee, has awarded ALS Golden West a $20,000 grant to support ALS…