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Our MissionTo 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.
You're invited to the 8th Annual Fiesta! Join us for a night filled with hope, dinner and refreshments, a heartfelt program, and auction amongst friends, family, and community. Each year, we highlight one of The ALS Association's three pillars - ALS Research, Care Services, and Advocacy. This year, we will celebrate Care Services honoring our caregivers who give so much of their time to care for their loved ones living with ALS. With Special Guest and Emcee ALS Advocate, Caregiver and Influencer Sarah Trott! Click here to purchase your tickets.
This year's Greater San Diego Chapter Walk to Defeat ALS will be held Sunday October 22, 2023 at De Anza Cove, Mission Bay! For more than twenty years, The Greater San Diego Walk to Defeat ALS has been an extremely powerful and inspirational occasion, drawing people of all ages and backgrounds together to honor friends, family, loved ones, and to show their support in the fight against ALS. Click here to Walk!
FORE! We had the best time at the 15th Annual ALS Golf Classic on Friday, March 10, 2023 at Native Oaks Golf Club in Valley Center. Each year, our golf tournament provides an opportunity for families affected by ALS, supporters, and members of the local community to come together to raise funds and awareness for ALS. Breakfast burritos, on-course games, and plenty of fun was had! Learn more.
We offer a wide array of monthly ALS support groups to meet the various needs of our local ALS community. These virtual sessions are specialized for each audience ranging from those living with ALS, their caregivers, and when experiencing loss. Please click here to learn more about our support groups.
Announcing The 2021 Legacy Campaign: Changing the Future of ALS
The Greater San Diego Chapter has embarked on a bold new fundraising campaign this year to recruit Legacy Society members. The Legacy Society recognizes a special group of supporters who have included the Chapter in their will, trust, or other gift plan.
We know it will take time and significant resources to meet our goals, and your support today combined with a future legacy gift is critical for helping us get there. Join us, and many others who have left a gift to the Chapter in their will, trust, or other gift plan, by making a legacy gift of your own all in pursuit of our life-saving mission.
You can turn your philanthropic nature into a philanthropic legacy today.
To learn how to leave a gift in your will or trust, click here.
To learn how to leave a gift by designating the Chapter, click here.
To learn how to leave a legacy gift and receive income for life, click here.
Advancing Global ALS ResearchFind Out How
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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