Hi everyone, thank you for registering to be a member of the Team Rick to walk in the Lehigh Valley ALS Walk! I deeply appreciate all donations toward this cause and I'm really excited to walk with you tomorrow! If you weren't able to order a black Team Rick shirt, please wear a black or red shirt.
Thank you for helping us reach our fundraising goal! Together we can make a difference in the lives of those affected by ALS. Our team is committed to raising money to support people in our community with ALS and spread awareness of the urgency to find treatments and a cure. Please consider joining our team in the Walk to Defeat ALS® or choose a team member from the list and donate to our cause.
Amyotrophiclateral sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive, fatal neuromuscular disease thatslowly robs the body of its ability to walk, speak, swallow and breathe. Thelife expectancy of a person with ALS averages 2 to 5 years from the time ofdiagnosis.
ALS can strike anyone. Presently there is no known cause of the disease, yet it still costs loved ones an average of $250,000 a year to provide the care peopleliving with ALS and their families need. Join the movement to provide help and hope today!