Give to Forbes Norris MDA/ALS Center
In this beautiful video tribute, vintner Barry Collier pledges to gift 100 percent of the profits, in perpetuity, from the "Sue's Block" vineyard of Syrah named after and planted by his wife Susan before her onset of ALS, to the Forbes Norris MDA/ALS Research & Treatment Center at CPMC.
Forbes Norris ALS News, Fall 2015 Edition [PDF]Opens new window, includes the latest clinical research, patient and caregiver tools, and the generous and thoughtful philanthropic gift from Barry Collier. [To view PDF documents, Adobe Reader is required. Download a free copyOpens new window.]
Ice Bucket Challenge Raises Funds and Awareness for ALS
The #IceBucketChallenge phenomenon is spreading ALS Awareness across social media. Challenge your friends and family today!
- Twitter: https://twitter.com/hashtag/IceBucketChallenge
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hashtag/icebucketchallenge
- YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=%23icebucketchallenge
- Visit the ALS Association website: http://www.alsa.org/
Watch Robert G. Miller, M.D., Director of CPMC's Forbes Norris MDA/ALS Research and Treatment Center. accept the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise money and awareness for ALS.
Watch Craig Vercruysse, CPMC’s chief operating officer, accept Dr. Miller's challenge, and double down with two buckets of ice water!
“It’s a drop in the bucket, but it’s what we can do,” says Barry Collier. “If everyone did what they could do, we might solve this terrible disease.”