Walk to Defeat ALS
What began more than 15 years ago as a grassroots effort to increase awareness has now turned into a National Signature Event that the entire ALS community rallies behind, growing the number of teams and participants each year.Learn More
Run to Defeat ALS
We invite you to join TeamALS for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon. Or, you can choose any race, anywhere, any time and help us raise funds to provide extraordinary care services, create impactful awareness programs and spearhead local and national advocacy efforts as we continue fighting Lou Gehrig's Disease.Learn More
Fundraising through Tiltify
Raise awareness and funds for our mission using your unique talents and strenghs. Fundraise through Tiltify or our other platforms for a fundraiser that will help you accomplish your goals.Learn More
Ways to Give
The ALS Association Greater Chicago Chapter strives to fight ALS through every channel possible, but we can’t do it without you! There are so many ways to help those battling ALS in our Chapter, choose the way that works best for you.Learn More
Please join us for a day of golf and fun to support our mission cornerstones of Care, Advocacy, Research, and Awareness for the ALS Community!Learn More
Whether you’re newly diagnosed, navigating your journey with the disease, caring for a person with ALS, or researching the cure, there are resources to support you. If you are an ALS patient and would like to register with our chapter, please click here.
Let us help you and your family cope with the day-to-day challenges of living with ALS.For People with ALS
Learn about our grant program, upcoming scientific meetings, and opportunities to collaborate.For Researchers
Caring for someone with ALS is hard work. We offer resources and support to help you.For Caregivers
- Researcher Spotlight: Yichen Li, Ph.D.
September 7, 2021
- Meet Ally Halverson, One of This Year’s Recipients of The Jane Calmes ALS Scholarship Fund
September 3, 2021
- New Potential Therapeutic Target Identified in CHMP7
August 31, 2021
- Providing Independent Living and Quality of Life for People Living With ALS
August 27, 2021
- Preparing for the Physical Impacts of an ALS Diagnosis
August 24, 2021
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