Hi All! We had a wonderful day on the links again this year for our 10th annual ALS Open Click the link below to see images from the day :). Fundraising totals to follow. https://www.facebook.com/#!/media/set/?set=a.831887533490897.1073742346.289596911053298&type=1
Joe and Tabea’s ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Have you guys seen the latest trend blowing up your social media sites? Its the #ALSicebucketchallenge and we have had a few videos directed towards our own Steve Barber (or Ba-ber if you’re a Bostonian!) Keep them coming! John Houlihan ALS Icebucket Challenge Susanne Muscos ALS Icebucket Challenge The Nash’s ALS Ice Bucket Challenge https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=10203660765094707
Hi All! Summer is flying by and we are gearing up for our Walk to Believe, 2014 at Pinafore Park in St Thomas. The walk will be on September 27th, 2014 with registration at 10am and walk starting at 11am. We will have live music, a speech from LHSC and a group photo as well as breakfast and snacks at the park. As usual, Steve is focused on the after party! We will have lunch and drinks immediately following the walk at the Midtown Tavern in St Thomas. The Midtown will feature the AK-4 Believe Army Destroyer Beer on special […]
On August 17th, 2014 Angela McGonigle will be participating in her first full IronMan event in Mount Tremblant, QC. Ange has generously decided to fundraise and donate her proceeds to the Believe Army!
Hi All! Our 10th annual walk is fast approaching! This year, on Steve’s 35th birthday we will hold our 1oth annual walk for ALS. The walk will be held this year at Pinafore Park in St Thomas and will begin at 11am with registration at 10am. Please bring your kids, pets, family and friends as this year is a huge celebration for the Believe Army. As you know, most people with ALS only live 3-5 years – Steve is in the 4% of people with ALS that survive for over 10 years. His survival and positive attitude is 100% because of […]
London Health Sciences Centre’s Dr. Mike Strong chips a shot Thursday during the 8th Annual ALS Open at St. Thomas Golf and Country Club. Steve Barber, an ALS patient and the inspiration for the fundraiser, is one of Strong’s patients and the doctor participates in the fundraiser every year. Read full article here:
Our 5th walk in St Thomas for ALS research at LHSC will be held again at beautiful Pinafore park in St Thomas, ON. The walk will take place on September 29th, 2012 with registration at 10am and the walk at 11am. Following the walk, please join us at the Midtown Tavern for a luncheon and Believe Army Pilsner!
This year, we were able to again raise over $9000 for ALS research and patient care at our 8th Annual Believe Open at the St. Thomas Golf and Country Club. Over 140 golfers came out and braved the wind and rain to raise funds, and have fun in the name of the Believe Army. Next year’s tournament will be held on August 8th, 2013 at the St Thomas Golf and Country Club.
Wherever you find a major soccer game this season, chances are you’ll find the Believe Army at the same location. The Believe Army are the dedicated volunteers that come out to support the challenge to find a cure for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. They’ll be recognizable by a special tent they’ll be using and an impressive array of Believe Army gear. The Believe Army also supports Steve Barber, who at 25, was diagnosed with ALS in 2004. The Army was originally known as the B-Leaf team, a play on word which reflected Steve’s loyalty to […]
He’s been the face of ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease for St. Thomas residents for quite some time now. Steve Barber who sufferers from the disease is involved in many events throughout the year to promote awareness and fundraising to find a cure. A sports fan himself Barber, his family and friends will host a hockey night at Legends Bar and Grill this Saturday. Steve’s fiancee Lindsay Disbrowe says it’s a fun way to tie in hockey, live music and fundraising for the cause. Aside from musical bands and other entertainment at Legends that night there are also two hockey […]