Archive for December, 2010

My own story of ALS and how this site came to be

Monday, December 27th, 2010 by Al Lewis (alewis)

As this blog has morphed, at least for now, from a creative idea-generation site into a grassroots ALS fundraising site to create what will hopefully be — with the Yankees’ cooperation –  a very potent and sustainable course of ALS funding, I  have been very moved by the stories, comments, and photos.  (I am sure [...]

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Thank you for your comments…keep them coming in and we WILL move the Yankees

Tuesday, December 21st, 2010 by Al Lewis (alewis)

I have to think they aren’t an Evil Empire and that my requests have just gotten lost in the bureaucracy.  Keep the comments coming in.  Keep forwarding things to dcaraballo@yankees.com (and just to keep ‘em honest, newstip@globe.com )
I am very moved by all these comments, and they are bringing back many bittersweet memories of my [...]

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Join ALS Campaign to Get the Yankees to Sell Lou Gehrig Jerseys and Become the World’s Nicest Evil Empire

Friday, December 17th, 2010 by Al Lewis (alewis)

If you or a loved one has been touched by ALS, then you know how little is known about it.  More basic research is needed, which requires raising money.   An easy way to raise money would be for the Yankees to sell Lou Gehrig #4 replica jerseys and donate the profits.  (We are not asking to donate all [...]

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