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Brigance Brigade Featured on SI.Com

 Super Bowl-winning Ravens LB O.J. Brigance embraces his ALS fight SI.com By: Jeff Bradley Last summer, the Ice Bucket Challenge brought widespread attention to Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, the disease that is best known as ALS or Lou Gehrig’s Disease. The

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2nd Annual BBF 5.7K Championship Run Raises More Than $175,000 for Those Battling ALS

2nd Annual Brigance Brigade Foundation 5.7K Championship Run & 1 Mile Family Run/Walk Raises More Than $175,000 for Those Battling ALS Over 1,400 Runners and Local Celebs Raced Around Canton to Support Former NFL Player’s ALS Organization On Saturday, April

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Chanda and O.J. Brigance Attend Ride-Away’s Grand Opening

Chanda and O.J. Brigance Attend Ride-Away’s Grand Opening On Saturday, April 18, Chanda and O.J. Brigance attended Ride-Away Wheelchair Vehicles’ Grand Opening in Parkville, Maryland. The day was filled with food, fun, giveaways and demonstrations from BraunAbility, Mobility SVM and Allegiant Mobility. Chanda

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Fitness Icon and ALS Ambassador April Hartsook Invited to BBF 5.7K

Fitness Icon and ALS Ambassador April Hartsook Invited to Lead a Team and Serve Brigance Brigade Foundation 5.7K Championship Run & 1 Mile Family Run / Walk Winston-Salem, NC – The second annual Brigance Brigade Foundation 5.7K Championship Run &

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Warhawks Honor O.J. Brigance

Warhawks Honor O.J. Brigance On Saturday, March 28, 2015, the Baltimore Warhawks – a non-profit, semi-professional football team made up of police officers and firefighters in the National Public Safety Football League – honored O.J. Brigance and the Brigance Brigade

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O.J. Brigance Serves as Guest Speaker at Maryland Legislative Prayer Breakfast

O.J. Brigance Serves as Guest Speaker at Maryland Legislative Prayer Breakfast On February 20, O.J. Brigance served as the guest speaker at the Maryland Legislative Prayer Breakfast at the Miller Senate Building in Annapolis, Md. The morning event began with an

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FOX5 Talks Living with ALS – O.J. Brigance and the Stars of Empire

FOX5 Talks Living with ALS – O.J. Brigance and the Stars of Empire FOX5 in Washington, D.C. hosted two of the stars of the new hit TV show Empire this morning for Q&A sessions about themselves and the show. One

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2nd Annual 5.7K Championship Run Returns to Baltimore to Raise Funds for those Suffering from ALS

2nd Annual Brigance Brigade Foundation 5.7K Championship Run Returns to Baltimore to Raise Funds for those Suffering from ALS 5.7K Run & 1 Mile Family Run/Walk To Be Held on April 25th in Canton Will Feature Live Music and Celebration

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Brigance Brigade Foundation Recognizes ALS Champion Caregivers

Brigance Brigade Foundation Recognizes ALS Champion Caregivers Donna McClain, Jennifer Lange and Debbie McCravy honored with Brigance Brigade Prize Packs, including Amazon Kindle and free meals provided by Let’s Dish! The Brigance Brigade Foundation, an organization that supports ALS patients

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PressBox: Love and Inspiration – Chanda and O.J. Brigance Share Their Story

Love and Inspiration: Chanda and O.J. Brigance Share Their Story By: Michael Olesker PressBox 10/16/14 The words seem to reach Chanda Brigance’s ears like some untranslatable foreign language. Her husband is O.J. Brigance, the former Baltimore Ravens football player who sits immobilized in

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