The Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Society of Quebec is a not-for-profit community organization dedicated to improving the lives of people living with ALS and supporting their family members.
The Society, founded in 1983 by the Bercovitch family, whose son had the disease, was constituted letters patent in accordance with the provisions of Part III of the Québec Companies Act.
It belongs to the partnership bringing together provincial and local societies in each province and the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Society of Canada. The Board of Directors ensures that the Society functions smoothly and achieves its objectives.
The Society's mission is to:
The Society's existence depends primarily on donations from the public and income from various fund-raising events.
Demystify the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
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