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Events

Each year, the ALS Association, Saint Louis Regional Chapter holds several fundraising events to raise awareness and funds that help provide invaluable services to people living with ALS. Our events raise funds and increase awareness to help The ALS Association fund vital cutting-edge research and our patient services program. Come join the fun and help make a difference!

CHAPTER EVENTS

11th ANNUAL KIMMSWICK 5K

Saturday, July 24, 2021
Blue Owl Restaurant - Kimmswick, Missouri

Keep your eyes on the pies and join us for the 11th annual Kimmswick 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk! This event is in memory of Nancy Ratliff and everyone impacted by ALS. Participants receive a buttery soft tri-blend shirt highlighting the 11th anniversary and a boxed lunch provided by The Blue Owl Restaurant and Bakery. Hang around post-race for refreshments, a 50/50 raffle, music, shopping in Kimmswick, and more!

Thank you to our presenting sponsor The Blue Owl Restaurant and Bakery as well as Burgess Orthodontics, Express Mart, First Baptist Church of Arnold, Jefferson Co. Running Club, and Numotion. To register, purchase a sponsorship or for more information, please visit: https://raceroster.com/events/2020/31586/kimmswick-5k. We are in need of volunteers for this event as well. Please contact Brittany Hafford at bhafford@alsastl.org or 314-432-7257 ext. 224 if you would like to get involved or if you have any questions.

SWING FOR A CURE GOLF TOURNAMENT

Friday, August 27, 2021
Glen Echo Country Club

The ALS Association Swing For a Cure Golf Tournament is celebrating its 26th Anniversary this year on Friday, August 27, 2021, at the historic Glen Echo Country Club. Glen Echo Country Club combines a great golf experience with the unmatched beauty of the landscape with a legacy spanning over 100 years. This annual event features 18 holes of golf, a mouth-watering brunch, plus exciting games and vendors on the course. Thank you to our sponsors: Aero Charter, Assistance Home Care, Alliance Rehab and Medical Equipment, BARBERMURPHY, FranchiseVision, Friends and Family of Wayne Barber Sr., McCarthy Building Companies, Inc., Numotion, Permobil Foundation, RN Services, The Mark Calmes Family, The St. Louis Trust Company, and Wine-Tapa, Wolff and Taylor.

We are still looking for additional flag and hole sponsorships. To purchase sponsorships, visit our website: https://bit.ly/2021SwingForACure. For more information on how you can get involved or to volunteer on the day of the event, contact Brittany Hafford at bhafford@alsastl.org or 314-432-7257 ext. 224.

MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR THE 2021 SPRINGFIELD WALK TO DEFEAT ALS®

SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS – Sunday, September 19
Registration: 1 p.m. | Opening Ceremony: 2 p.m.

Please join us for the 2021 Springfield Walk to Defeat ALS on Sunday, September 19 at Southwind Park. The restrictions have been lifted to allow a maximum of 500 attendees outdoors and our event take place in person at Southwind. Our event will follow all state, local and CDC COVID-19 guidelines. In addition to the event at Southwind, all teams have the option of hosting their own Walk Your Way Event in their own neighborhood.

To register and for additional information, please go to: http://web.alsa.org/SpringfieldIL. Questions or need help? Please contact Andrea Flanigan at: aflanigan@alsastl.org.

THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE ST. LOUIS 2021 WALK TO DEFEAT ALS®!

A big thank you to everyone who participated in the Walk Your Way event on Saturday, June 26. If you still need to turn in donations, they can be mailed to the ALS Association St. Louis Regional Chapter office at 1950 Craig Rd., Suite 200, St. Louis, MO 63146. Please be sure to include a note with your name and team name. Please continue to send in photos of your Walk Your Way events to Elizabeth Roe at eroe@alsastl.org.

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor Dowd Bennett and additional sponsors, Raymond James, Alliance Rehab and Medical Equipment, Numotion Foundation and The Family of Ray Van de Riet Sr. This year we have a goal of raising more than $450,000 and we know it is a goal we can accomplish together. We have currently raised 70 percent of that goal and are continuing to accept donations to reach it. Donate today at WalkToDefeatALS.org. Contact Elizabeth Roe at eroe@alsastl.org or 314-432-7257 ext. 226 with any questions.

COMMUNITY PARTNER EVENTS

A Community Partner event is a fundraising activity that is organized and managed by a family, group or individual who is acting independent of The ALS Association St. Louis Regional Chapter. Examples of Community Partner events might include; golf outings, bike rides, auctions, raffles, walks or runs.
Click here for more information and a schedule of community partner events.

If you have questions or are interested in hosting your own event please contact us at 1-888-873-8539 or email info@alsastl.org.