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Wednesday
Jun
23
2021
Alabama Chapter
EmpowerED Webinar - "Your ALS Toolbox"

Your ALS Toolbox: Essential Tools and Resources for Community Healthcare Providers Supporting People Living with ALS

June 23, 12:00pm - 1:30pm CT
Thursday
Jun
24
2021
Florida Chapter
2021 Orlando CEO Soak, presented by AdventHealth

The Orlando CEO Soak, presented by AdventHealth, is a "grown up" version of the Ice Bucket Challenge engaging corporate leadership to get soaked while raising money to benefit The ALS Association Florida Chapter. Orlando executive leaders that commit to being a “Soakee” will raise awareness and funds for ALS patient care, research and advocacy – providing critical support to ALS families. It will all culminate at an Orlando fountain where the "Soakee" will be soaked in their work attire.

June 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm ET
Friday
Jul
9
2021
Massachusetts Chapter
Virtual Family Caregiver Workshop

Join both the Massachusetts & Northern New England Chapters for this engaging series of presentations for ALS Family Caregivers! 

This no cost, free program with cover topics including nutrition, mobility, personal care, respiratory needs, communication support, and caregiver resources on the following dates:

July 9, 1:00pm - July 30, 2:30pm ET
Wednesday
Jul
21
2021
Alabama Chapter
EmpowerED Webinar - "Accelerating Progress"

Accelerating Progress: ALS Research Updates from the Field

July 21, 12:00pm - 1:30pm CT
Thursday
Jul
22
2021
Florida Chapter
2021 Jacksonville CEO Soak

The Jacksonville CEO Soak is a "grown up" version of the Ice Bucket Challenge engaging corporate leadership to get soaked while raising money to benefit The ALS Association Florida Chapter. Jacksonville executive leaders that commit to being a “Soakee” will raise awareness and funds for ALS patient care, research and advocacy – providing critical support to ALS families. It will all culminate at a Jacksonville pool where the "Soakee" will be soaked in their work attire. This is a great incentive to engage your employee base along with your personal and professional networks.

July 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm ET
Saturday
Jul
24
2021
Wisconsin Chapter
WEYENBERG GOLF INVITATIONAL

TOTAL COST PER TEAM $400 - RAFFLES-SILENT AUCTIONS- HOLE PRIZES AND GAMES - INCLUDES CART-18 HOLES-LUNCH-DINNER-DRINK TICKETS-SHIRT

REGISTRATION: 10:00AM

SHOTGUN START: 11:00AM

July 24, 10:00am - 3:00pm CT
Saturday
Aug
7
2021
Wisconsin Chapter
STILETTOS RIDE FOR ALS
August 7, 10:00am - 3:00pm CT
Thursday
Aug
12
2021
Florida Chapter
Caring for the Caregiver: Anticipatory Grief

"Anticipatory Grief" is the third "Caring for the Caregiver" webinar in our series this year.* Join us on Thursday, August 12, 2021 from 1:30-3:00 PM for this webinar discussion. Susan Blakeslee, Licensed Mental Health Counselor at VITAS Healthcare, will be presenting on anticipatory grief, a feeling of grief occurring before an impending loss. 

*The "Caring for the Caregiver Webinar Series" is sponsored by Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America.

August 12, 1:30pm - 3:00pm ET
Saturday
Aug
14
2021
Wisconsin Chapter
Walk, Raffle, and Dance for ALS

Registration: 2:00 PM

Walk: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM 

Raffle winners to be announced at 5:00 PM and basket and silent auction winners announced at 8:00 PM. 

Music by Tracy Voss: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM - food and refreshments 

Questions? Contact Meg Posorske at [email protected] or visit https://donate.wi.als.org/Walk-Raffle-Dance to get involved. 

August 14, 2:00pm - 10:00pm
Wednesday
Aug
18
2021
Alabama Chapter
EmpowerED Webinar - "All Together Now"

All Together Now: Perspectives on Organizing Your Medical Care and Maximizing Your Team’s Effectiveness

This session will feature a panel of people living with ALS, Caregivers, and Clinic Professionals and allow time for Q and A from the audience. Tools such as the Critical Medical Information app and other strategies will be discussed. 

August 18, 12:00pm - 1:30pm CT