Running for ALS
March 01, 2017
BENEFITING: The ALS Association Western Pennsylvania Chapter
EVENT: Pittsburgh Marathon 2017
EVENT DATE: May 07, 2017
We are running to raise money in remembrance of my mother, Gloria Sheldon, who battled ALS courageously and passed away from this disease in 2014. ALS is a terrible and debilitating disease which needs your support to help find a cure.
This this first race longer than 10k that we have attempted and it is going be quite a challenge for both of us. Please contribute if you can! Thank you so much for viewing our page! Please help us and donate to this worhty cause!
The ALS Association is the only national not-for-profit health organization dedicated solely to the fight against ALS. ALSA covers all the bases — research, patient and community services, public education, and advocacy — in providing help and hope to those facing the disease.
The ALS Association National Office and the Western Pennsylvania Chapter operates under a shared mission: To lead the fight to cure and treat ALS through global, cutting-edge research, and to empower people with Lou Gehrig’s Disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support.