Fighting for a cure and helping people with ALS live their lives to the fullest.
Everything we do advances the search for effective treatments and cures for ALS
Join the Fight Against ALS
Enthusiastic volunteers are key to our success! Volunteers can contribute in many ways - through their time, knowledge, skills and leadership.
You can host an event to help support the ALS community and push towards a treatment and a cure. It's easy to get started!
Join this nationwide movement by walking for those affected by ALS. Help the Greater Philadelphia Chapter meet our goal!
The Jersey Shore Ride to Defeat ALS is a one-day cycling event designed to appeal to every level of rider.
March Volunteer of the Month: Maryellen Fox
A heartfelt Thank You to the Chapter's invaluable volunteers who enable us to give help and hope to those whose lives have been touched by ALS. Each month one outstanding volunteer who goes above and beyond is recognized for this honor.
The Greater Philadelphia Chapter hosts Resource/Support Groups to provide an opportunity for patients, caregivers, families and friends to be mutually supportive, exchange practical information, and share their experiences. All resource groups are free of charge for patients, caregivers and family members.
Annual Celebration Honoring Drs. Lori and Kent Griswold
The 2022 Annual Celebration honoring Dr. Lori and Kent Griswold for their dedication to the ALS cause was extraordinary. Thank you to all who participated in this meaningful event which included a special presentation from the Philadelphia Phillies and the Flame of Hope Awards.