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Courteney Cox, Renee Zellweger, Matt Bomer & More Stars Team Up to Defeat ALS!

Courteney Cox, Renee Zellweger, Matt Bomer and more stars are coming together for a great cause!

The actors walked in support of publicist Nanci Ryder as “Team Nanci” for the annual LA County Walk to Defeat ALS on Sunday (October 15) at Exposition Park in Los Angeles.

Other celebrity team members included Justine Bateman, Bryan Lourd, Bruce Bozzi, Don Diamont, Cindy Ambuehl, Kylie Rogers and Kate Linder, plus more walk participants including Mari Winsor, Lara Flynn Boyle and Elizabeth Berkley.

After being diagnosed with ALS in 2014, Nanci and her friends formed “Team Nanci.” Together, they raised over $100,000 for the cause at this year’s walk. All funds raised supported The ALS Association Golden West Chapter in care services, public policy and research.

To help donate to the cause, head to alsagoldenwest.org!

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Renee Zellweger Honors Longtime Publicist Nanci Ryder at ICG Publicists Awards

Renee Zellweger made a touching tribute to her longtime friend and former publicist Nanci Ryder.

The 47-year-old actress stepped out with BWR Public Relations founder Nanci Ryder at the ICG Publicists Awards on Friday (February 24) at The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

During the ceremony, Nanci, who was diagnosed with ALS in 2014, was presented with the guild’s President’s Award.

Nanci just keeps moving the goal post of things that she’s able to overcome and it’s extraordinary. I love you,” Renee tearfully said during her speech.

Nanci has also represented actors like Leonardo DiCaprio, Courteney Cox and Reese Witherspoon.

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Reese Witherspoon & Renee Zellweger Walk to Fight ALS

Courteney Cox, Reese Witherspoon, and Renee Zellweger all wear their “Team Nanci” shirts while attending the 2015 LA County Walk to Defeat ALS on Sunday morning (October 18) at Exposition Park in Los Angeles.

The three actresses were there to support their friend, longtime Hollywood publicist Nanci Ryder, who was diagnosed with ALS.

“My dear friend Nanci was diagnosed with #ALS two years ago. Please help donate to #WalktodefeatALS to support research for this devastating disease. Link in my bio. I ❤️you Nanci. We are gonna beat this horrible disease!” Reese wrote on her Instagram that day.

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Reese Witherspoon & Renee Zellweger Join Team Nanci at ALS Walk

Reese Witherspoon and Renee Zellweger pose for a photo together while attending the Walk to Defeat ALS on Sunday morning (October 19) in Los Angeles.

The ladies were there as part of “Team Nanci,” formed in support of Hollywood publicist Nanci Ryder, who was diagnosed with ALS this summer.

Also joining the team to show support that day were Katharine McPhee, Emmy Rossum, Rose McGowan, and Brooke Burns.

Nanci is like my second mother. We talk every single morning on the phone. Her humor is very dry, and everybody has an impression of Nanci Ryder – my husband, me, my kids. She has an incredible attitude, a real joy for life,” Reese told THR for the recent story revealing her diagnosis.

Also pictured inside: Reese wearing a blue workout outfit while heading to the gym on Saturday.

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