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

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June - Sept 2014

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Monday June 16, 2014

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ALS Society of Alberta

#IceBucketChallenge for ALS

ALS 3PF Artez Header - ICe Bucket Challenge - Aug 25

Have you had your own #IceBucketChallenge?

1a. Create your own fundraising page  

1b. Download a pledge form


2. Sponsor an individual


3. Make a direct donation


4. Mail your donation to:       

ALS Alberta C/O IceBucketChallenge       
Suite 250, 4723 1 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta T2G 4Y8

Tag your video with #ALSAB and #IceBucketChallenge to continue to spread the word and help Canadians living with ALS.

Thank you to everyone who has participated in the #IceBucketChallenge!
We are overwhelmed at the amount of awareness and fundraising support we have received!

Read more: #IceBucketChallenge for ALS


Thank You! ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Thank you so much for all of your support through the #IceBucketChallenge!

Watch our Thank You video from Colby Coers and his family below!

colby and family


Phi Delta Theta 24 Hour Teeter Totter Marathon

October - TBA - 12 p.m.
Main Quad, University of Alberta

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Judy Schweitzer ALS Curl for a Cure Funspiel

November 8, 2014 - 10 a.m.
Michener Hill Curling Club, Red Deer

$40/person (limit 32 curlers)
Draw Prizes, Guaranteed 3 Games
Register by November 4, 2014 with your name and phone number
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Donate or Create a Fundraising Website

Read more: Judy Schweitzer ALS Curl for a Cure Funspiel


We're Hiring!

Manager of Resource Development, Northern Alberta

The ALS Society of Alberta is seeking a Manager of Resource Development to join the team in the Edmonton office. The Manager will be responsible for events, developing a provincial plan on identifying, cultivating, soliciting and stewarding long-term relationships with donors, primarily focused on major gifts (corporations and individuals).

Read more: We're Hiring!


ALS Society Edmonton Office - New Address

The new Edmonton Office address is:
5418 97 Street NW
Edmonton, AB T6E 5C1

Our phone number and fax number will remain the same:
Phone:780-487-0754 | Toll Free: 1-866-447-0754 Fax: 780-486-3604
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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