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Dash out ALS!
We need SuperHeroes to join the fight!
The Time is Now!

The Walk to Defeat ALS Fall Season is Here.

I Will Walk
The Minnesota/North Dakota/South Dakota 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
Leading the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy while also empowering people with Lou Gehrig's Disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support.
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.

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Calling All Superheroes!

The ALS SuperHero 5K/10K Dash is on Saturday, October 10, 2015. Grab your favorite superhero costume, gather your fellow SuperHeroes and join us! A great event for participants and spectators alike, you never know what's going to Dash past you on the race route! Prices increase on race day so don't delay!

Register Today

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Light the Journey Gala

Join us on Cotober 30, 2015 for the Light the Journey Gala. This formal event, taking place at the Hyatt Regency in Minneapolis, helps raise funds to support the programs and services offered to people with ALS and their families, in addition to funding critical research. Guests will enjoy a scrumptious dinner, program, exciting live and silent auctions, and entertaiment!

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Our programs and services for people living with ALS and their families would not be possible without volunteers.  Whether you are looking to volunteer one day a year at a special event or weekly for a family affected by ALS, we have something for you.

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The Walk to Defeat ALS Fall Season is Here.
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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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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.