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Your support makes an impact!

A tax-deductible donation helps families fighting ALS

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The Florida Chapter supports people living with ALS and their loved ones through services and education. We leave no stone unturned in search for the cure of this progressive neurodegenerative disease.
Our Mission
To discover treatments and a cure for ALS, and to serve, advocate for, and empower people affected by ALS to live their lives to the fullest.
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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.

Walk to Defeat ALS®

More than 10 walks take place in communities across the state of Florida each year.  The 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. Register today for a walk near you!

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Ride. Run. Roll. To Defeat ALS

Join us for a destination endurance event to #ChallengeALS that offers something for everyone! Participate in a 62 mile ride, a 25 mile ride, or a 5K run/walk. You'll experience all of the beautiful scenery and challenging terrain Crews Lake Wilderness Park has to offer!

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Host your own event to support our Chapter

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

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Celebrate a Loved One with ALS

Pay tribute to a friend or loved one affected by ALS. Each tribute is a personalized online fund designed to honor or memorialize someone special. Your Community of Hope fund creates a lasting legacy.

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EVENTS: Discover more ways to Help Fight ALS
Critical state funding for ALS clinics in Florida cut again this year.
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Hurricane Michael left many in need in the state of Florida.  Find recovery resources here.
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Discover helpful information for the ALS community right here in Florida.
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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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Sign up to receive the latest news in ALS and learn how you can continue making a difference in the search to treat and cure this disease.

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.