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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.
2024 New York, NY
New York City Marathon
ALS TDI is a proud charity partner of the annual New York City Marathon! Team ALS TDI features runners from all over the globe with one universal mission, finding a cure for ALS. Participants complete the 26.2 mile run around all five boroughs of NYC to raise awareness for ALS TDI.
2024 New York, NY
United NYC Half
The ALS Therapy Development Institute is proud to announce our Official Charity Partnership with the United Airlines NYC Half 2024. Team ALS TDI features runners from all over the globe with one universal mission, finding a cure for ALS. On Sunday, March 17, 2024, our runners will complete the 13.1-mile run through the streets of NYC to raise awareness for ALS TDI.
2024 Across the U.S.
Rake for ALS
Kids and teams from across the country will come together to Rake For ALS! Throughout the fall, communities will rake leaves for donations in support of ALS Research.
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.
Jun 15 2024
Yakima, WA Ales for ALS Festival
Jun 19 2024
Bellevue, WA Ales for ALS Release Party
Jun 22 2024
ALS TDI Signature Event
Jul 3 2024
Overland Park, KS Ales for ALS Release Party
Jul 6 2024
Walnut, IL Community Event
Jul 12 2024
Winston Salem, NC Ales for ALS Release Party

Start Your Own Virtual Fundraiser!

Given the current need for social distancing, many fundraisers are going virtual. ALS TDI has resources to help you start your own virtual fundraiser by using ALS TDl's free fundraising platform or starting a Facebook fundraiser. Not ready to start your own fundraiser? Get involved in one of our existing virtual fundraising campaigns listed below.
Giving Tuesday
Online Fundraising Campaign
Giving Tuesday, December 3, 2024
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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.