To help fight ALS, logon to www.goodsearch.com; at the prompt, “Who do you Goodsearch for?” type: ALS Association, North Carolina Chapter . Goodsearch will donate $0.01 toward our state chapter for each search. Note: Goodsearch is powered by Yahoo! (The “Catfish” Chapter serves ALS patients and their families in North Carolina: http://webnc.alsa.org )
Goodsearch also operates GoodShop, at http://www.goodsearch.com/, Over 700 stores donate a portion of each online purchase to the North Carolina Chapter. Some retailers that contribute: Amazon.com; Barnes&Noble.com; eBay; LLBean.
Register for a special ALS North Carolina license plate at http://webnc.alsa.org/site/PageNavigator/NC_6_driven_to_a_cure.html
iGive.com donates a portion of each online sale at over 700 stores to the North Carolina Chapter: http://www.igive.com/welcome/warmwelcome.cfm?c=38533 Some retailers that contribute: Lands End; Home Depot; Gap.com.
Amazon.com will donate a small commission to ALS Ride for Life for each online purchase at http://www.rideforlife.com/support/shop_to_stop_als.html
Purchase a copy of “Irene’s Night,” by Tom Forbes. It’s a “chronicle of a woman’s journey with ALS,” and more. Tom is a member of our Down East ALS Support Group. He and the publisher, Tortuga Pines, will donate $10.00 of each purchase ($22.95, plus $4.00 shipping) to the ALS Association–Jim “Catfish” Hunter Chapter.
Purchase a copy of “Cooking Rites & Rituals: A Guy’s Guide to Good Eats.” Order from St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 107 Louis St., Greenville NC 27858; 252-355-2125; $8.00. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the ALS Association in memory of Rick Poucher, a charter member of the Brotherhood of St. Andrew at St. Timothy’s parish.
Note: The Greenville Area ALS Resource/Support Group does not necessarily endorse these endeavors; however. . . .
“This Web site is sponsored by St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, Greenville, N.C., in memory of Rick Poucher, who passed away from ALS in 2006.”