Facts - 11th anniversary PGA of BC Golfathon for ALS
The PGA of BC was started in 2005. Since that time over 4,400 people living with ALS, their families and caregivers have been supported.
ALS can hit anyone, at any time, regardless of age, gender or ethnic origin. The average life expectancy after diagnosis is two to five years. Support equipment costs an average of $137,000 per patient; nursing and/or home care costs are up to 10 times that amount.
PGA of B.C. Golf A Thon for ALS are the recipients of: