Each year, The ALS Association Upstate New York Chapter holds several fundraising events to raise awareness and funds that help provide invaluable services to people living with ALS.
From golf tournaments, The Walk to Defeat ALS(R), auctions and social gatherings, each event raises funds and increases 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.
View our Calendar of Events to see all events including fundraisers, educational events and support groups.
2020 Walk to Defeat ALS™
Buffalo Walk to Defeat ALS:
Binghamton Walk to Defeat ALS:
Lowell Smith Syracuse Walk to Defeat ALS:
Rochester Walk to Defeat ALS:
1st Growing Hope Social Event
Thursday, April 2, 2020 | 6:00 PM
Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens
Garden/Cocktail Party Attire Suggested
The ALS Association Upstate NY Chapter is thrilled to present our newest event, Growing Hope! This exciting social event will take place among the beautiful spring flowers at the Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens. Enjoy food, drinks, music and auctions as you wind through this thriving garden sanctuary. The event, chaired by Lou Billitier and Danny Gare, aims to raise funds critical to supporting local care programs for those living with ALS in the Western New York region. The inaugural honoree is Dr. Tomas Holmlund, Director of Neuromuscular Center/MDA Clinic at the DENT Institute.
Please note that there will be no ticket sales at the door on the day of the event. All tickets must be purchased no later than March 27th, 2020.
16th Annual Robert Wright Memorial
Date: Monday, July 27th
1pm Shotgun Start & On Course Events
Location: Pompey Golf Club
7200 Hamilton Road
Pompey, NY 13138
On Course Events:
$680 per foursome. No singles.
To register: contact Monica Shworles email@example.com
Sponsorship opportunities available: firstname.lastname@example.org
Upstate ALS Golf Tournament
Date: Saturday, August 15th
Location: Highland Greens Golf Course
1055 State Highway 11B
Brushton, NY 12916
4 person best ball, shotgun start
Sponsorship opportunities available: contact Mark Helmer, (315)389-4390
One Dollar Difference was created to help you plan and/or sponsor a Third Party Event that will benefit The ALS Association. Through a Third Party Event, you can raise critical funds for The ALS Association by putting together your own special event to help in our fight to cure and treat Lou Gehrig’s Disease.