ALS Champions

Anthony Carbajal

Anthony Carbajal

August 13, 2019
I was diagnosed with ALS at only 26 years old -- back when I was a caregiver for my own mom who also has ALS. Until then, it never crossed my mind that I would get this disease. I felt our family had gone through so much already, and it would be impossible for me to also get diagnosed.
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March 2019 ‘Science Corner’ with Fernando Vieira, M.D.

March 2019 ‘Science Corner’ with Fernando Vieira, M.D.

March 12, 2019
"One thing that excites and inspires me is how we are partnering with people with ALS to learn how to better combat ALS."
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Lindsey Rainwater

Lindsey Rainwater

February 26, 2019
There is a solution for every symptom, we must find a cure for the disease; in honor of Brian Rainwater and his courageous fight with ALS.
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February 2019 ‘Science Corner’ with Fernando Vieira, M.D.

February 2019 ‘Science Corner’ with Fernando Vieira, M.D.

February 14, 2019
We're excited to bring you our first edition of 'Science Corner', with Fernando Vieira, M.D. - the Chief Scientific Officer at ALS Therapy Development Institute. Stay tuned every month for exciting updates on ALS research!
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Lynne’s “ALS: A Love Story” Continues…

Lynne’s “ALS: A Love Story” Continues…

February 13, 2019
Valentine’s Day has become a special day for Augie’s Quest. We see it as a time to share several stories of love – love in spite of, and even because of ALS.
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Pat Quinn

Pat Quinn

January 7, 2019
When Augie asks, you get to work! It's my honor to be a guest author on the first Augie's Quest email of 2019. We made it! Another year behind us, but don't dwell on the past. Let's prepare for what's ahead and our pursuit of the ultimate goal - a cure for ALS. 2019 will unlock new mysteries of this dreaded disease. We must believe in creating change, not just hoping it happens one day. New year, new focus. Let's do this!
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Emily Hadley

Emily Hadley

November 13, 2018
Our ALS Champion this November is Emily Hadley, whose husband Collin was diagnosed with ALS four years ago at the age of 41. Read Emily's perspective on the connection between National Family Caregivers Month and Thanksgiving - and what she is most thankful for this holiday season.
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Evan Lamberg

Evan Lamberg

October 18, 2018
Evan Lamberg was honored with Augie’s Quest’s 2018 Champion for ALS Award at this year’s Tradition of Hope gala in Laguna Niguel, California. Read a few of his remarks from that night as our newest ALS Champion! Thank you, Evan!
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Tim Shaw

Tim Shaw

September 18, 2018
Tim Shaw is an NFL and ALS Warrior and a Tennessee Titan for life. Previously with the Bears, Jaguars, and Panthers, he was raised in Michigan and was an Academic All-American at Penn State before earning his MBA from George Washington. Today, he is an entrepreneur, speaker, and the author of 'Blitz Your Life.' Check out why football season means so much to Tim, and how he stays #TShawStrong.
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Andrea Lytle Peet

Andrea Lytle Peet

June 20, 2018
Andrea shows what her love looks like by reflecting on her vows and how she and her husband, David live them everyday.
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