ALS of Michigan Walk Oct. 1 in Midland

August 27, 2016 - als

Remember a Ice Bucket Challenge? If we desired removing concerned with that you’ll adore Walk ‘n Roll for ALS. Now is your possibility to continue in a quarrel opposite ALS, some-more ordinarily famous as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, by teaming adult with ALS of Michigan for a 16th Annual Walk’ n Roll for ALS during 5 locations opposite Michigan.

The walks flog off on Saturday, Sept. 10 during Lake Erie Metropark in Brownstown. From there we Walk ‘n Roll in Lansing during Hawk Isle Park on Saturday, Sept. 17, followed by walks during Kensington Metropark in Milford and Stony Creek Metropark in Shelby Township on Sunday, Sept. 25, jacket adult travel deteriorate on Saturday, Oct. 1 during Emerson Park in Midland.

Registration starts during 10 a.m. and a travel during 11 a.m. for all locations solely Midland where registration starts during 1 p.m. and a travel starts during 2 p.m. All walks are about 3 miles prolonged on paved and wheelchair-friendly paths. This is a fun-filled family eventuality with something for participants of all ages.

“The Walk ‘n Roll for ALS is a largest fundraiser of a year and provides many of a appropriation for all of programs and services to Michigan’s ALS community,” says Sue Burstein-Kahn, executive executive of ALS of Michigan. “We are really advantageous to group adult with a presenting co-sponsors, Chemical Bank and Talmer Bank and Trust this year, and design a fanciful audience with thousands participating.”

Since a pregnancy in 1999, a Walk ‘n Roll for ALS has lifted roughly 4 million dollars. These dollars have upheld a far-reaching operation of services from remit caring to choice and assistive communication services to apparatus loan closet and more, all during no assign to pALS (person with ALS) and their families.

Participants are speedy to form teams with family and friends — customarily in respect or memory of a pALS — and any group member is speedy to lift $100 or some-more in donations. There is no registration price for any of a walks and each member receives a commemorative T-shirt. Participants will be treated to food, refreshments, music, and other entertainment. Walkers ‘n Rollers can acquire prizes formed on a volume of donations they collect individually.

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