I Have My Voice Back! | Erin W.

I Have My Voice Back! | Erin W.

“Thank you Team Gleason for helping me cover the copay for my Tobii TD Pilot with eye gaze! I was diagnosed with Bulbar ALS in April 2021. Within six months, I lost the ability to speak. I found other ways to communicate through my phone, but the weakening of my...
Global ALS/MND Awareness Day

Global ALS/MND Awareness Day

June 21st is Global ALS/MND Awareness Day.   In the U.S., every 90 minutes someone is diagnosed with ALS and every 90 minutes someone with ALS dies.   Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease and outside the US as Motor Neuron...
Testimonial: José F.

Testimonial: José F.

“I am delighted that I have finally received my customized Permobil power wheelchair! Thanks to a grant from Team Gleason, my chair also includes the ability to elevate. This feature allows me to be more independent by helping me get to a standing position to...
pALS Testimonial: Marsha M.

pALS Testimonial: Marsha M.

by Marsha M.Kalamazoo, MI After 50 years, one has quite the collection of fabric scraps. What to do? I had acquired a number of sports fabrics while making pillowcases, so decided to make an NFL sports-themed quilt with various teams highlighted. To locate a variety...