Luckiest Woman on the Face of the Earth

  Carol’s Crew, a group founded by Philadelphia area rower Carol Kleiner to raise funds and awareness for Project A.L.S. research, is escalating its already monumental efforts to stop ALS in July. After raising over $50k through a row-a-thon and … READ MORE ›

Shutdown spotlight: Avery Niedrowski

The Shutdown is on Sunday, and today we want to thank someone very special: Avery Niedrowski, who planted the seed for this event when she took a ten hour vow of silence in memory of her grandfather in 2011. Avery has … READ MORE ›

Shutdown spotlight: Aileen McGrath

The Shutdown is less than a week away: this Sunday, May 18th, Project A.L.S. supporters across the country will take a three hour vow of silence to support Project A.L.S. research. Our longtime friend Aileen McGrath is shutting down with … READ MORE ›

A Note from Ben Stiller & Christine Taylor

Dear friend of Project A.L.S., On Sunday, May 18, we’re going to stop talking for a cause that’s important to us. Please join us for…The Shutdown. The Shutdown is a day of action: we’re asking you to take a three … READ MORE ›

Carol’s Crew

There is something special about being part of the Philadelphia rowing community.  It is a neighborhood in a sense, spanning miles of the Schuylkill River, from the iconic Boathouse Row to the newer clubs up-river, Whitemarsh and Upper Merion. They … READ MORE ›