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Join a Community of Hope!
By Linda Teal Kreider


May 13, 2007

May is ALS Awareness Month. Every 90 minutes someone in the US dies of ALS - more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's Disease. Help fight this disease by becoming an ALS Association advocate by visiting

As someone who believes in the power of numbers, I'm asking you to join me in the battle to defeat ALS.

Create a Community of Hope tribute page or make a donation to a Community of Hope tribute page. Your support will help fund research for a treatment and a cure for ALS and support services for patients and their families provided at the local level.

Let's reach out across our community and make a difference! To learn more about ALS and to sign up for the ALS Newsletter, click here.

Linda Teal Kreider
Ketchikan, AK

Received May 10, 2007 - Published May 13, 2007

About: " Ketchikan resident, lost our father to the horrible disease of ALS, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's Disease a year ago on May 16, 2006. Trying to help get more public awareness of this disease."




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