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ALS is one of the worst diseases in history.

What are you willing to do to put an end to ALS?

5 Years Ago

The ice bucket challenge was a global phenomenon that raised millions of dollars and changed the fight against ALS forever.

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Now

We are in the midst of the largest movement in medical history.

You’ve helped us make a lot of progress.

You funded designer DNA drugs to target ALS.

This cutting-edge technology is on the cusp of being used to treat people with ALS.

CHALLENGE ME TO REVOLUTIONIZE HOW WE TREAT ALS.

You funded the discovery of new ALS genes.

Every new gene discovery brings us closer to finding better treatments and a cure.

CHALLENGE ME TO FIND MORE GENES LINKED TO ALS.

You funded innovative technology to help people with ALS.

Technology prolongs independence and improves quality of life.

CHALLENGE ME TO CREATE SOLUTIONS THAT ASSIST PEOPLE WITH ALS.

You made Care Services more accessible.

Our clinical network has expanded by 50 percent in the last five years.

CHALLENGE ME TO PROVIDE EVEN BETTER COMPREHENSIVE CARE IN MORE CLINICS.

You inspired global research collaborations.

We have awarded 300 grants to over 200 scientists for ALS research, including in 17 countries.

CHALLENGE ME TO BROADEN THE GLOBAL FIGHT AGAINST ALS.

There's more to do.

CHALLENGE ME TO PARTICIPATE

Here are some of the ways you can help us finish what we all started.

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Pie #InYourFaceALS Challenge

The pie #InYourFaceALS challenge is one of the many ways people can participate in the #ChallengeMe campaign.

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ALS Youth Challenge

On May 19, we will recognize the first annual ALS Youth Action Day, or kids can help spread hope and awareness year-round via the ALS Youth Challenge.

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Walk to Defeat ALS

Anyone and everyone can become a part of the fight against ALS by joining a local Walk to Defeat ALS. Funds raised contribute to local care services, global ALS research, and nationwide advocacy.

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Team Challenge ALS

Team Challenge ALS is The ALS Association’s comprehensive endurance program. Challenge yourself to run faster. Challenge yourself to ride farther. Challenge yourself to climb higher.

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Become an Advocate

ALS advocates lead the fight to defeat ALS on the frontlines. You can lead us closer to a world without ALS by joining our dedicated network of ALS advocates nationwide.

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Be a part of history. Again.

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