Although the regular Giving Tuesday 2020, a global day of giving, is still scheduled for Tuesday, December 1, 2020, #GivingTuesdayNow is scheduled to take place Tuesday, May 5, 2020.

#GivingTuesdayNow is a global day of generosity and unity, a day to come together to give back in response to COVID-19, and to continue funding ALS research at the ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI). Your support fuels our lab's continuous efforts to advance promising drugs and help #EndALS.

It's easy to get involved. Just create a Facebook Fundraiser and share it with your network. Make sure to let them know why you are supporting ALS research at ALS TDI and what this means to you. Please follow the steps below to be a part of #GIvingTuesdayNow and help end ALS.

How To Get Involved on May 5, 2020, for #GivingTuesdayNow

  • Invite your friends to the Facebook Event here.
  • Create a Facebook Fundraiser supporting ALS TDI.
  • Post about Giving Tuesday Now leading up to it and on the day of.
  • Use the hashtags #EndALS, #GivingTuesdayNow, and #ALSTDI and tag @alstdi across all social networks.
Now, more than ever, we need to come together as a community to raise awareness, and funds, for ALS research. We hope that you will join the #GivingTuesdayNow movement next Tuesday.
If you have any questions about #GivingTuesdayNow, you can email