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The First Hawaii Walk To Defeat ALS

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(Hawaii News Now) - The ALS Association Golden West Chapter is excited to announce its Inaugural Hawaii Walk to Defeat ALS on Saturday, September 21st, at Kapiolani Regional Park. The two]mile scenic walk is open to the public and all funds raised support the mission]critical priorities of The ALS Association Golden West Chapter in Care Services, Public Policy, and Research. This year, the goal is to raise $50,000 to support families facing Lou Gehrig's Disease in Hawaii.

The Hawaii Walk to Defeat ALS is an important step forward in The Golden West Chapter's strategic plan to increase direct services in the Hawaiian islands. A special "Ask the Experts" event will be held on Friday, September 20, 2013 featuring ALS experts who will discuss important aspects of clinical care and promising developments in research.

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