Coronavirus Statement – 6/18/2020With the developing news regarding COVID-19, we want to take a moment to share how The ALS Association is addressing the concern about our programs and events.
For specific information about symptoms you may be experiencing or questions about personal exposure as someone living with ALS or as a caregiver, please contact your physician directly.
Thank you for your patience as we manage this rapidly shifting situation.
The Greater San Diego 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 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.
Get Involved With Us
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.
Please join us on Wednesday August 12, 2020 from 7:00pm-8:00pm PST for our live streamed Fiesta. During this digital experience, you’ll get to see and hear firsthand from many of the people affected by ALS we serve, as well as from some of our ALS community’s biggest supporters in the areas of care services, advocacy, and our ALS Clinic. Viewing the live streamed Fiesta is open and complimentary to all - the more the merrier to help raise ALS Awareness and help us reach our donation goal! Visit our Fiesta website here!
Monthly Electronic Newsletter
June 2020: The 5th Annual ALS Fiesta has gone Virtual, details on how to join us! And Al Schaffer was named Honorary Chair for the Greater San Diego Walk to Defeat ALS! Reading and sharing keeps supporters in the know and helps us all to raise ALS awareness together - we appreciate you! Click here to read this month's newsletter
There are many incredible opportunities to get personally involved in the fight against ALS including monthly Support Groups, Care Services meetings, and patient/family/caretaker outings at places like the USS Midway Museum and San Diego Zoo. Also listed are our critically important fundraising event dates: 5th Annual ALS Fiesta benefit dinner, ALS Challenge Me Slot Tournament, 12th Annual ALS Golf Classic, 2020 Walk to Defeat ALS, and more! Click here to see our detailed calendar.
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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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.