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What is ALS?
ALS is a progressive neurodegenerative disease and we need your help to find a cure.

ALS is a progressive neurodegenerative disease and we need your help to find a cure.

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The St. Louis Regional Chapter improves the lives of people living with ALS and their loved ones in eastern Missouri and central and southern Illinois, through services and education. We leave no stone unturned in search for the cure of this progressive neurodegenerative disease.
Our Mission
Leading the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy while also empowering people with Lou Gehrig's Disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support.
Get Involved With Us
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.

Ice Bucket Bash

Six Local Celebrities. One Cool Party.

Don’t miss this “super-cool” party like no other!  We’re gonna put it all on ice for the ALS Association Ice Bucket Bash on November 18, 2016, at the Palladium, St. Louis – no rubber-chicken dinners at this event. And, to top it all off, six local celebrities will be taking the Ice Bucket Challenge live on stage – buy your tickets now!

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Walk to Defeat ALS

More than 180 walks take place in communities across the country February through November. Walk to Defeat ALS draws people of all ages and athletic abilities coming together to honor a loved one with the disease, to remember those who’ve passed and to show their support for the cause.

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Group Running

Host your own event to support our Chapter

Hold a golf tournament, run a marathon, or donate your birthday to raise funds to create a world without ALS.

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Discover More Ways to Help Fight ALS
From helping with fundraising events to assisting in administrative tasks, volunteers help us provide services to people and families with ALS.
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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.

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
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You Can Help Create A World Without ALS

Your gift will help The ALS Association support research to find a cure for ALS and provide much-needed services to patients and their families. By becoming a part of The ALS Association family and making your gift today, you will help sustain hope in thousands of people affected by ALS.