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Walk to End ALS Brandon

Walk to End ALS – Brandon 2022

March 29, 2022

We are excited to announce that we are once again looking forward to an in-person Walk to End ALS! Time to dust off those walking shoes and step out into the beautiful surroundings of the Riverbank Discovery Centre for a morning of fresh air and raise money to contribute towards finding a …

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AGM/Volunteer Appreciation Evening

February 15, 2022

On June 20, 2018, the ALS Society of Manitoba hosted its Annual General Meeting and Volunteer Appreciation Evening on June 20, 2018, at the Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention Centre. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our volunteers, those on our …

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June is ALS Awareness month

June is ALS Awareness Month 2019

February 15, 2022

The 2019 ALS Flag Raising Ceremony was held on Tuesday June 4th, at City Hall, officially kicking off ALS Awareness Month. Deputy Mayor Marcus Chambers and Diana Rasmussen, Executive Director for ALS Society of Manitoba spoke at this symbolic …

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Lite Up a Life 2021

February 15, 2022

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN DATES…get a tax receipt for this year! November 1st to December 31st, 2021 Lighting Ceremony – Wednesday, December 8th, 2021 – SAVE THE DATE (Lighting Ceremony Date subject to change) This campaign helps light the trees during the whole holiday season at the Brummitt-Feasby ALS House $35 for 15 Bulbs $50 […]

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Lit Up a Life Thank You

Lite Up a Life – Thank You!!

February 14, 2022

Thank you for your help in making the 2021 Lite Up a Life campaign in support of the Brummitt Feasby ALS House a SUCCESS!! Every year, from  November 1st to December 31st, the ALS Society of Manitoba runs the Lite Up a Life campaign to raise funds for special projects related to the Brummit Feasby […]

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Lou Gehrig

82nd Anniversary of Lou Gehrig’s Speech

February 14, 2022

This year marks the 82nd anniversary of one of the most famous speeches in baseball history. July 4, 1939 was the iconic moment at Yankees Stadium when Gehrig’s speech shocked and inspired the world, as he told everyone about his diagnosis of ALS. Lou Gehrig’s legendary …

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ALS Research Grant Announcement

Nine New Discovery Grants Announced

February 14, 2022

Hot off the press! We have some exciting news to share with you from the ALS Canada Research Program. This morning ALS Canada, together with Brain Canada, announced an investment of $1.125 million towards nine new Discovery Grants bringing together multidisciplinary teams of research experts to investigate critical areas of disease processes and clinical care. […]

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Ice Bucket Challenge

January 25, 2022

From Taking the Challenge to Facing the Challenge, click here to read one family’s story or click here to watch the video.  #EveryAugustUntilACure Donate today! THE $1,000 ALS ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE Virgin Radio announced a big Congrats to Nancy Chapel, winner of $1,000 of the ‎ALS Ice Bucket Challenge‬! Thanks to Nancy’s support of the ALS Society […]

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