Greater Philadelphia Chapter in the News
 

2016

Larry's 50 in 30 Challenge
Wait, the Ice Bucket Challenge Actually Worked?
ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to continue until there’s a cure
Ice Bucket Challenge helped lead to potential ALS breakthrough
Denville teen is pedaling to defeat ALS
Phanatic crashes wedding, surprises groom battling ALS
Delco family attends annual Phillies Phestival with hearts close to event’s mission
Annual Phillies Phestival Raises $718,689 in Fight Against ALS
Phillies Aim to #StrikeOutALS at Phillies Phestival
Brianne Schmidt and community at Pepperjam continue race in memory of Donn Schmidt
ALS Hot Chocolate event at Adventure Aquarium
Grace and Dignity in the Shadow of ALS

2015

PICTURES: The 2015 Lehigh Valley Walk to Defeat ALS
13th annual Walk to Defeat ALS held at Coca Cola Park
Lehigh Valley walk to defeat ALS
6 All-Stars of Medicine in the Midstate
Payday for Ice Bucket Challenge’s Mocked Slacktivists
ALS Association hopes 2014 Internet, social media sensation continues to bear fruit
#ALSIceBucketChallenge makes an impact
Ice Bucket Challenge Makes Comeback at Montage
ALS Ice Bucket Challenge still going strong one year later
ALS Research AMA on Reddit
Ice Bucket Challenge ices an ALS breakthrough
Ice Bucket Challenge money funding research and expanding services
As they lay dying: Medicare rules rob voiceless ALS patients of the ability to communicate
ALS affects more than only patients
On the Boards
York County mom recognized nationally for 2015 Walk to Defeat ALS
Funds Raised in Ice Bucket Challenge Help Local ALS Sufferers Six Months Later
Pickering Valley holds fundraisers to help school secretary
Ice Bucket Challenge: 6 months later

2014

Thousands Walk to Defeat ALS
ALS in the Spotlight
PBS 39 Segment on Karen Delaney Shideleff, ALS, and the clinic at Lehigh Valley Health Network
ALS in the Spotlight - Advance
ALS Walk SEEN
ALS walkers set out for cure
WHYY Newsworks on Chuck and Christina Morris of Delaware
WGAL TV - Bryan Cutler talks about his family's struggles with ALS
Amy Phillips Writes about ALS for Today.com
6ABC - Philaelphia Eagles take on the Ice Bucket Challenge
Philadelphia 76ers Staff take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Fox 43 Talks with York County Family about the Ice Bucket Challenge
Holly Bennett and Dr. Glenn Mackin on the impact of the Ice Bucket Challenge in the Lehigh Valley
Holly Bennett and Lehigh Valley Mayors take on the Ice Bucket Challenge - WFMZ TV
Dr. Zachary Simmons talks about ALS - WGAL TV
CBS Philadelphia Takes on the Ice Bucket Challenge
Local Groups in Berks County take on the Ice Bucket Challenge
Friends Against ALS take on the Ice Bucket Challenge
Patriot News - Numbers Define Ice Bucket Challenge
Mayor of Atlantic City takes on the Ice Bucket Challenge
Penn Live editorial on the Ice Bucket Challenge
100 People Come together for an Ice Bucket Challenge in Hanover, PA
Lancaster Online talks about Ice Bucket Challenge with Local Family
Delaware Family on the Ice Bucket Challenge
Atlantic City Police Tackle Ice Bucket Challenge
Delaney Strong take on Ice Bucket Challenge - PHL 17
Fox 29 Good Day on the Ice Bucket Challenge
Midstate Profile: McPeak named volunteer of month for ALS
Gehrig's speech inspires others diagnosed with ALS
Health: As 75th Anniversary Of Lou Gehrig’s Famous Speech Approaches, Local Woman & MLB Raise Awareness
Gehrig's speech inspires others diagnosed with ALS
PHOTOS: Phillies Phestival 2014
Phillies Phestival Raises Record-Breaking $904,732 For ALS Patients
30 Years of Fighting Lou Gehrig's Disease
Phillies have record day in fight against ALS
Phillies draw thousands to ballpark for ALS Phestival
Ewing family raises $38K for ALS association
West Chester Resident with ALS Gives Back
Despite ALS diagnosis, former Ewing cop 'the same guy who never grew up
'They had to grow up so fast': Lawrence sisters raise money to support ALS research in honor of their dad

2013

Kevin Turner's losing battle
The George Manduke Memorial Dinner Dance with Polka Pete
ABC 27 Highlights Don Farrell and His Wife Joan for Veterans Day
Doing their part to beat ALS
Frequently asked questions about ALS
Ephrata man is an inspiration as he battles ALS
Team ‘Kirkin It’ Helps Fight Lou Gehrig’s Disease
Beyond a gadget: Google Glass is a boon to disabled
Coolbaugh Township ALS victim needs reinforcements
ALS research fundraiser at Haverford College to honor local victim
Google Glass could help ALS patients
Science of the Times: Brain computer interface tested at Penn State
Innovative therapies shouldn't be shelved
Denville boy raises $9,100 to fight Lou Gehrig's disease
ALS patients continue to draw inspiration from Lou Gehrig
Local family is making a difference in the fight against ALS
McCoy finds personal growth in charity game
Bride-to-be Blogger Kristy: Making a Donation For My Dad Instead of Favors
2013 Hershey walk to defeat ALS raises $245,000
Congressman Charlie Dent attended the Hershey Walk to Defeat ALS®
Thousands attend Phillies Phestival
Phillies fans get merchandise signed by favorite players during annual Phillies Phestival
PHOTOS: Phillies Phestival 2013
Phillies Support the ALS Association at the 24th Annual Phillies Phestival
Colonial Middle School Hoops for Hope Committee donates $6,000 to ALS Association
Phillies Phestival For ALS Is Winning Hearts Across Delaware Valley
City man on journey to raise awareness of Lou Gehrig's Disease
Service can be Fun
A Battle to the End Against Lou Gehrig’s Disease
Living life, one letter at a time
Area nonprofits receive grants from medical society
Washington Township High School students raise $30K for ALS research

2012

The Press of Atlantic City writes about Ocean City Walk to Defeat ALS®&

LeSean McCoy helping raise money to fight ALS, yard-by-yard
ALS Gaining Financial Support from State Budget

Phillies Phestival 2012 Preview

Photos and Video from PHL 17’s Coverage of the 2012 Phillies Phestival

Pictures from Phillies.com at the 2012 Phillies Phestival

Phillies Phestival Raises more than $858,000 for Charity

Phillies Phestival Raises $858k for ALS

Whose Jersey Raked in the Most Bucks at Phillies Phestival?

Fans Flock to Today’s Phillies Phestival

Scranton Woman with ALS Makes Spiritual Journey to Shrine of Lourdes in France
Local Pair Pedals Concern for ALS
Shady’s Charity Event a Blessing to Us All
Closer look at ALS on anniversary of Lou Gehrig’s Speech 6 ABC
Opinion: Never Give Up the Fight Against ALS

City man afflicted with ALS seeks funding for research, to educate others about disease

Eagles running back LeSean McCoy announced his celebrity softball game on June 23rd in Lancaster.
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ALS Advocates take their case to Harrisburg” (copyright Fox 43)


Montgomery County Commissioners recognize ALS
Friends of Pam Scholarship Announcement
Still in the Hunt: Veteran Don Smay Does not let ALS Stop Him
VA Opens Door for Vet with ALS
Big Fish to Host ALS Fundraiser
Remembering Kathryn Voit
2012 Hot Chocolate pictures in the Courier Post
Jewish Exponent Announces New Board Members
Board Announcement

2011

Counting Up 10 Years of the Greater Philadelphia Walk to Defeat ALS®
10th Annual Greater Philadelphia Walk to Defeat ALS® in City Suburban News
He Speaks Again - NBC 10
Walkers try to stomp out ALS
Out of their gourds
Walk to Defeat ALS Strolls Down O.C. Boardwalk
Fundraising walk will help provide care for ALS patients like Sarah
Read the Main Line Times article about the Billy Lake Basketball Marathon
NBC 40 Walk to Defeat ALS Strolls Down O.C. Boardwalk
Daughter reminisces about dad she's never forgotten
Graduation speaker's courage and determination in the face of dire illness
Update from the ALS Association Golf Outing hosted by Greg Gross
Phillie adds muscle to fighting deadly, degenerative disease
Video from the Phillies Phestival on MLB.com
Fox Good Day: Phillies Phestival Clip - June 13, 2011
CBS: Phillies Phestival interview with David Montgomery
Men's Health: Living with ALS  - June 2011
Times Leader: Chipping Away at this Deadly Disease - May 12, 2011
Eagles star LeSean McCoy fights to end ALS


 

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