EVENTS
Did you know that most of our ALS research funding comes from events attended or organized by people like you?
Together, you've raised millions of dollars to support our mission. Thank you.
But we're not done yet. Not until ALS is cured.
EVENTS
Did you know that most of our ALS research funding comes from events attended or organized by people like you?
Together, you've raised millions of dollars to support our mission. Thank you.
But we're not done yet. Not until ALS is cured.
Signature Programs
Signature Programs are set up or hosted by ALS TDI. Community Events are organized and hosted by individual people, usually as part of a fundraising activity.
Jun 19, 2020 Boston, MA
Tri-State Trek
Since its beginning in 2003, the Trek has raised over $9 million for ALS research at theALS Therapy Development Institute(ALS TDI), and participation has grown to over 450 riders, crew members, and volunteers each year. Join us at the18th annual Tri-State Trek, beginning at Boston College in Chestnut Hill, MA, and ending in Greenwich, CT.
Nov 7, 2020 Cambridge, MA
White Coat Affair
Enjoy cocktails, dinner, and live music as we honor our friends and family members with ALS. Together we will recognize the progress of research toward ending this disease. All proceeds from this event directly fund the research being done at ALS TDI to find effective treatments for ALS. We hope to see you there!
Apr 1, 2020 Cambridge, MA
Race for Research 5K
Nerd out at the Race for Research 5K coming April 2020. Featuring a chip-timed nerdy 5k road race (costumes encouraged) and after party with complimentary food and beer, prizes and fun!
Upcoming Events
In addition to our Signature Programs, Community Events are organized and hosted throughout the year by individuals and communities.View the full list to find events near you.
Jan 23 2020
Cambridge, MA Community Event
Feb 22 2020
ALS TDI Signature Event
Feb 24 2020
Philadelphia, PA ALS TDI Signature Event
Feb 25 2020
Summit, NJ ALS TDI Signature Event
Mar 10 2020
Fort Lauderdale, FL ALS TDI Signature Event
Mar 12 2020
Jacksonville, FL ALS TDI Signature Event
Bring People Together and
Support ALS Research
Why support ALS research at
ALS TDI?
We Are Innovative
With ALS preclinical, clinical, and translational research all happening under our one roof, we rapidly pursue the best ideas for slowing, stopping, and ending ALS.
We Are Efficient
We take our commitment to financial transparency seriously. 87 cents of every dollar you raise goes directly to ALS research.
We Are Relentless
We are dedicated to discovering and developing effective treatments to end ALS. We will not stop until the needs of every person with ALS are met completely.
What Is ALS TDI?
Lab Lab
The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) is the world's foremost drug discovery lab focused solely on curing ALS, also called Lou Gehrig's disease.
What is ALS?
ALS ALS
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, is a progressive neurodegenerative disease. ALS attacks cells in the brain and spinal cord that are needed to keep muscles moving, leading to muscle weakness and paralysis.