Thank-You Tuesdays benefit Lauer Foundation

Posted by on Jun 13, 2011 in News | 0 comments

All summer long, the William G. Lauer Foundation is the beneficiary of Thank-You Tuesdays at A Novel Idea bookstore, 118 N. 14th St. in Lincoln, Nebraska. Every Tuesday through August, A Novel Idea is donating 3 percent of all Tuesday sales to the foundation to benefit ALS research and Nebraskans living with ALS.  Stop in on Tuesdays, stock up on your summer reading, and thank A Novel Idea for this generous...

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Don’t forget ALS Advocacy Conference May 8-10

Posted by on May 1, 2011 in News | 0 comments

The 2011 National ALS Advocacy Day and Public Policy Conference is May 8-10 in Washington, D.C.  The conference empowers people with ALS and their families with the ability to fight back in the war against ALS. Registration information is available here. The ALS Association waives conference fees for all people with ALS and caregivers traveling with them to Washington. Questions? Contacct The ALS Association’s National Advocacy department at advocacy@alsa-national.orgor toll-free at...

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Free webinar on adult stem cell use in ALS research

Posted by on Apr 15, 2011 in News | 0 comments

A free webinar at 3 p.m. CDT Tuesday, April 19, focuses on the ability to use adult stem cells in ALS research. Click here to register for this free webinar. And don’t forget about the National ALS Advocacy Day and Public Policy Conference,  May 8-10 in Washington, D.C. For more information, go to...

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Lawn Warrior Classic coming May 21

Posted by on Mar 21, 2011 in News | 0 comments

Dust off your mallets. Shine your balls. Unbend your wickets. Coming Saturday, May 21: The first annual Lawn Warrior Classic, a croquet tournament sponsored by the William G. Lauer Foundation as a benefit for ALS patients in Nebraska. The entry fee is $40 for each competitor in this two-person team, alternate-shot tournament. All proceeds will go toward ALS research and support services for Nebraskans living with ALS. We will provide a midafternoon lunch, croquet equipment, a big tent and an opportunity for a...

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ALS Advocacy Conference May 8-10 in Washington, D.C.

Posted by on Mar 17, 2011 in News | 0 comments

The 2011 National ALS Advocacy Day and Public Policy Conference is May 8-10 in Washington, D.C. The conference has played a major role in advancing the fight for a treatment and cure, inlcuding helping to secure $580 million in government funding for ALS research and vital Medicare benefits and benefits for military veterans and their survivors. The conference also empowers people with ALS and their families with the ability to fight back in the war against ALS. Registration information is available here,...

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