Let’s Break the Ice!

June is ALS Awareness Month: So let’s break the ice! Why don’t we get to know each other better? We have so much in common.
We’re the kind of people who never give up. The friend, the parent, the child. We support our family, we tear down the walls

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Gift Matching Christmas Campaign!

Nine years ago, Mrs. Shirley Reed lost her husband, Kenneth, to ALS on Christmas eve. This month, their foundation will double all donations to help families who are currently living what they went through years ago.

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Revive the icy wave for ALS this August and every August

SOURCE: mtltimes.ca

Dean Stock with his wife Paula, kids: Luke,Grace and Sophie. Dean was diagnosed with ALS in December 2014 and as a family, they decided to help raise awareness and funds by taking part in the Society’s first PSA
Last August, social media blew up with

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First Awareness Video Featuring the Stock Family

We are very proud to present our very first awareness Public Service Annoucement (PSA). Featuring the Stock family, the video aims to show the disease behind the ice cubes.
Like so many others, Dean and Paula Stock and their three young children did the Ice Bucket Challenge in August 2014 to

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WATCH: The Ice Bucket Challenge is back


Last year, former habs forward and media personality PJ Stock took part in the Ice Bucket Challenge, unaware that just a few months later, his brother Dean would be diagnosed with ALS.
Stock says the challenge represents more than just a brief

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ALS Quebec reviving the ice bucket challenge

SOURCE: CTV Montreal
The ALS Society of Quebec is trying to make the ice bucket challenge a viral phenomenon for the second straight year.

The Ice Bucket Challenge raises money for research into neuromuscular disease ALS. Also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, it’s characterized by the death of nerve

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Neuro News – June was ALS Awareness Month

News from Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital
As a major Canadian centre for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) research and treatment, the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital – The Neuro, invites the public and the media to learn more about the disease and current research and treatments, to donate money for ALS

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Ice Bucket Challenge brings new wave of volunteers

In terms of numbers, the Ice Bucket Challenge was one of the most successful awareness campaigns in Canadian history. But there’s more to the numbers than the $16,2 million Canadians donated to the cause: the campaign also generated calls and emails from hundreds of people eager to support the

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Ice Bucket Challenge : $16,2 million in Canada

Ice Bucket Challenge : $16,2 million in Canada
Donations for research doubled
ALS Societies across Canada are pleased to announce the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in Canada raised $16.2 million due to the generosity of more than 260,000 Canadians. This represents a record for donations to the ALS community in support

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