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For more than half a century, Community Health Charities (CHC) has represented the most well-respected health charities in our country.  These charities, of which The ALS Association is a proud member, must meet stringent criteria in order to be accepted, ensuring a cost effective partnership that enhances the ability to deliver more of every dollar donated into the hands of those who desperately need it.  Through its nationwide network of 36 affiliate offices, CHC effectively connects the American workplace to credible charities focused on addressing our nation’s most pressing health issues.

Workplace Giving is an easy way to support The ALS Association Greater Chicago Chapter. Your gift supports patient service programs and nearly 80 research projects throughout the world. Giving at work through payroll deductions is simple and there are many convenient ways to contribute.

Contributing through the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC)

As a member of Community Health Charities (CHC), we are one of the voluntary health agencies participating in the CFC.

Federal government employees are encouraged to participate in the CFC and may designate The ALS Association Greater Chicago Chapter by writing The ALS Association - Chicago Chapter on the Workplace Giving Form. 

Making Your Gift through the United Way

If your company participates in the United Way Campaign, you can still designate your contribution to The ALS Association Greater Chicago Chapter. All you need to do to support The ALS Association Greater Chicago Chapter is designate your pledge through United Way's Donor Choice Program by following these simple instructions:

  1. Read the instructions on your pledge card
  2. Write The ALS Association, Greater Chicago Chapter 220 West Huron, Suite 4003, Chicago, IL 60654 on the card OR
  3. Call The ALS Chicago Chapter office at (312)932-0000 for additional information or if you have questions

Doubling the Impact of Your Gift

If your company has an employee matching gift program, you could double or triple the impact of your gift to The ALS Association, Greater Chicago Chapter.  To find out if your company will match gifts to The ALS Association, Greater Chicago Chapter, please follow the link below:

Even if your company isn't listed here, check with your Human Resources Department to see if you have a Matching Gifts Program. If you do, you will be given a form to complete. After you complete the form, send it to: The ALS Association, Greater Chicago Chapter 220 West Huron, Suite 4003, Chicago, IL 60654 or fax it to: (312) 932-1155.