MY PERSONAL GOAL HAS BEEN MET. PLEASE CONTRIBUTE TO ONE OF MY KIDS OR GRANDKIDS IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO SUPPORT OUR EFFORT IN LOVING MEMORY OF OUR GRAN JAE , PLEASE JOIN TEAM GRAN JAE by participating in and/or donating to the “WALK TO DEFEAT ALS”!
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 toDefeat ALS® or choose a team member from the list and donate to our cause.
If you are planning on walking with the team, we will be offering T-shirts for sale to honor Gran Jae. You will be able to order the T-shirts on Facebook. Please reach out to one of us if you have additional questions.
WHY WE NEED YOUR HELP
Every 90minutes a person in this country is diagnosed with ALS and every 90 minutes another person will lose their battle against this disease. ALS occurs throughout the world with no racial, ethnic, or socio economic boundaries.
That’s why we’re participating in the Walk to Defeat ALS. To bring hope. To raise awareness. To provide resources and services to families free of charge. To help unlock the mystery of ALS and find the key to treatments a cure. Will you join us?
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 canstrike anyone. Presently there is no known cause of the disease, yet it stillcosts 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 andhope today!