Amyothophic Lateral Sclerosis Society of British Columbia

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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The ALS Society of BC is dedicated to providing direct support to ALS patients, along with their families and caregivers, to ensure the best quality of life possible while living with ALS.  Through assisting research we are committed to finding the cause of and cure for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.

The ALS Society of BC has three principal objectives:

  • Provide direct support to patients, their families, and caregivers.  This includes the equipment loan program;
  • Raise funds for patient services and research; and
  • Increase public awareness and understanding of ALS

Charitable Tax Number: 10670 8985 RR0001

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Date: February 8th, 2018

How Canadians' generosity from the Ice Bucket Challenge is making a difference.

Presented by:

Dr. David Taylor VP, research at ALS Canada

WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 28, 2018

9AM Pacific Time

Date: January 5th, 2018

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF MEMBERS

NOTICE IS GIVEN that the Annual Meeting of the members of the ALS Society of British Columbia (the “Society”) will be held on Tuesday April 3rd  2018 at 5:30PM at Quilchena Golf & Country Club, 3551 Granville Ave, Richmond, BC.

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