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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


LAFAYETTE October 25

BATON ROUGE November 1

MISSISSIPPI GULF COAST WALK (March 14, 2014) is still accepting donations!


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Mississippi Braves vs. Birmingham Barons

Saturday, August 22 @ 7 p.m.

Trustmark Park

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 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

LCR Volleyball
Saturday, August 9 @ 9 a.m.
862 Line Creek Road
Morton, MS

$20 a player. To download the registration form, click here.



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