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Lite Up 2018

Lite Up a Life 2022

March 24, 2022

Stay tuned for more information on our Lite Up a Life Campaign coming this Winter 2022.

Gail Reid

A Thankful Heart

February 18, 2022

Welcome. I’d like to take a moment of your time to introduce you to just one of our marvellous volunteers. Twice a week like clockwork, she can be found bustling around the office and helping out in a variety of areas. Bundling gift baskets, sweeping floors, assisting with events or …

Golf Tournament

Third Party Events in Manitoba

February 15, 2022

A unique and wonderful way to give to the ALS Society of Manitoba is through holding a Third-Party Event. These fundraising events are planned by outside parties who give the proceeds to The ALS Society of Manitoba. Thank you to organizers and supporters!

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 …

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 …

Christmas Tree lights

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 […]

The Cornflower Ball

Cornflower Ball 2022

February 15, 2022

Coming this Fall 2022! Details so far… Theme: Hollywood Date: October 1st, 2022 Time: 6pm – 1am Location: CANAD INNS Destination Centre Polo Park Tickets: Available August 2022  Snapshots of past Cornflower Balls 2019 – The Accidental Tourist 2018 – A Night of Fun, Friends & Mystery 2017 – Cornflower Gala

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 […]

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 …

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. […]