The ALS Association Louisiana/Mississippi Chapter
ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Takes U.S. by Storm
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Walk to Defeat ALS® Season Starts
It's time to put on your walking shoes! Get Started »
The Leader in Global ALS Research
The ALS Association has committed more than $90 million for ALS Research. Read More »
The ALS Registry
The National ALS Registry may be the single largest ALS research project ever created. Learn More »
Join thousands of walkers
throughout the region at the Walk to Defeat ALS.
The Walk to Defeat ALS® raises funds for The ALS Association Louisiana-Mississippi Chapter's care services programs as well as awareness, advocacy and research efforts.To register, click here.
JACKSON September 27
NEW ORLEANS October 11
SHREVEPORT October 18
LAFAYETTE October 25
BATON ROUGE November 1
MISSISSIPPI GULF COAST WALK (March 14, 2014) is still accepting donations!
Mississippi Braves vs. Birmingham Barons
Saturday, August 22 @ 7 p.m.
ALS Awareness Night Did you know that military veterans are twice as likely to be diagnosed with ALS? On August 22, Mississippi Braves players will wear special camouflage baseball caps representing The ALS Association and the Mississippi Army National Guard. The players will sign their respective caps and put them up for auction. All proceeds will go to The ALS Association Louisiana-Mississippi Chapter. The first 1,500 fans will receive a replica cap. In addition, the Braves will donate $2 for every ticket purchased at the gate, and proceeds from the Tennis Ball Toss will also benefit The ALS Association. For tickets, visit www.mississippibraves.com or call (601) 932-8788. pALS and their caregivers: Please contact Brandi Nickles at (800) 891-3746, ext. 3 for more information regarding special accommodations.
5th Annual Spike for ALS Tournament
Saturday, August 9 @ 9 a.m.
862 Line Creek Road
$20 a player. To download the registration form, click here.
People Living with ALS
- Certified Centers
- ALS Clinics
- Support Groups
- Newly Diagnosed Resources
- Sign up for the ALS Registry
- List of Care Services
- Durable Medical Equipment Loan Closet
- Handicapped Accessible Van Resources
- Clinical Trials
- Research Updates
We are so grateful for those who donate their time and talents for the fight against ALS. If you are interested in volunteering for The ALS Association Louisiana-Mississippi Chapter, please contact us at (800) 891-3746, ext. 2. Click Here for details.
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