What is ALS?

ALS (also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease) is a progressive neuromuscular disease in which nerve cells die and leave voluntary muscles paralyzed.
Every day two or three Canadians die of the disease.

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Our Signature Events

Sunday June 8, 2014

June - Sept 2014

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Monday June 16, 2014

ALS Society of Alberta

Annual General Meeting and Volunteer Appreciation Events

The 2014 Annual General Meeting will be held on May 22, 2014 at 6 p.m. at the Carriage House Inn, Calgary. New this year, we will be combining our Volunteer Appreciation event to this date!

We will be holding the Edmonton Volunteer Appreciation Event around the same time. We will share more information in the coming days.


Red Dress Run for ALS!

The Red Dress Run is the Edmonton Hash House Harriers biggest annual event with over 200 runners. Male and female runners alike, don red dresses and run (and party) on the premise of supporting a charity. This half day event includes beer drinking, food and the legendary Red Dress Run.

The 2014 event will raise funds and awareness for the ALS Society of Alberta.


For more information on this event, visit www.edmontonhasher.com or contact Richard Nally at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


Upcoming Fundraising Events

ALS Charitee Golf Tournament
Monday June 16, 2014 - 12 pm - Pinebrook Golf & Country Club, Calgary 
Golf and raise funds for the ALS Society!
Register today for the 2014 ALS Charitee Golf Tournament!

Betty's Run for ALS
June 8, 2014 - 9 am - North Glenmore Park, Calgary
Sign up as an individual or team and raise funds and awareness for the ALS Society!
Register today for the 2014 Betty's Run for ALS

 WALK for ALS in your community
The WALK for ALS is one of the signature events for the ALS Society of Alberta. In 2013, there were eleven WALKs for ALS across the Province and Betty's Run for ALS (Calgary) that raised over $1,089,300! The WALK for ALS is organized by a hardworking group of volunteers and the ALS Society of Alberta! Where can you WALK?




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ALS Society of Alberta
#250, 4723 - 1 Street SW Calgary,
AB Canada T2G 4Y8

Phone: 1(403)228-3857  
Fax: 1(403)228-7752  
Toll-Free: 1(888)309-1111  
E-mail: info@alsab.ca