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ALS is a progressive neurodegenerative disease. People with ALS lose the ability to move, eat, speak, and eventually, to breathe. There is no cure for ALS. Yet.

Why We Can't Wait to Find a Cure

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It's not a matter of if we find a cure. It’s only a matter of when. Stay connected to receive the latest ALS news and updates to learn how you can make a difference in the search for a cure.

Who We Are

The ALS Association is the largest private funder of ALS research, and the only organization fighting ALS on three fronts: research, care service, and advocacy. We are powered by a nationwide network of chapters.

You can make a difference in the lives of people living with ALS.

What the ALS Association does:

Help create a world without ALS by getting involved in the way that best suits you! When you fundraise with friends and family you take us closer to discovering a cure.

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You can lead us closer to a world without ALS by joining the dedicated network of ALS advocates nation-wide. Help change the laws and policies that affect those living with ALS.

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Your gift will help the ALS Association support research to find a cure for ALS, provide urgently needed services to people with ALS and their families, and increase our advocacy efforts.

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