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Welcome to the Revolution

Thanks for visiting, change maker: Together we raise awareness, increase ALS research funding, pass legislation and beyond. We rewrite the ALS story.

142758 Bold actions have been taken so far

How much change will you make to find cures for ALS?

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Engagement Level 1

Join us on MLB’s Lou Gehrig Day for ALS

Hit a home run!

Interested in Attending “Our DNA Doesn’t Define Us: Strategy Sessions for Ending Genetic Discrimination”

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Follow I AM ALS on Social Media

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Join the Movement and Be in the Know

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Show who ALS impacts through the Every Community map

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Engagement Level 2

Contact Your Congresspeople to Request a Congressional Hearing with the FDA on ALS

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Print an ALS Signal poster. Post it everywhere.

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Join the I AM ALS Familial ALS Social Hour!

Self Care

Contact Your Congresspeople About the Promising Pathway Act

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Contact Your Representative and Senators About ACT for ALS

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Share the story of someone you’ve lost to ALS

Honor Your Loved One

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Engagement Level 3

Expanded Access: Great in Theory, Why Problematic in ALS?

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Host a Panel of People Impacted by ALS

I want to learn!

Fix the ALS Clinical Trial System

Share Your Ideas

Submit a Proposal for “Our DNA Doesn’t Define Us: Strategy Sessions for Ending Genetic Discrimination”

I want to present!

In Her ALS Shoes: Share Your ALS Story

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Engagement Level 4

Build Congressional Champions Through the ALS Caucus

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Build a Relationship with Your Congressperson and Their Team

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Host a Virtual ALS Awareness Happy Hour

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Give to ALS Research Through a Fundraising Campaign on Facebook

Fundraising made easy

Host an ALS Book Club

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Host a Viewing Party for a Movie About ALS

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Engagement Level 5

Visit Your Representative’s Home Office or Set Up a Virtual Meeting

Take legislative action

Join an I AM ALS Community Team

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Visit Your Senators’ Home Office or Set Up a Virtual Meeting

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Work Closely with the I AM ALS Navigation Team to Offer Peer Support

Become a Mentor

100,000 heroes in our advocate network.

Millions more talking about ALS.

Over 51,000 actions taken to push forward innovative ALS policy.

$55 million increase in federal funding for ALS research.

ALS impacts every community, including yours.

Today, I may be fighting for my life. But I know I’m not alone. I have my family of service members, I have patients and veterans living with ALS, and I now have you.

Guillermo “Gill” Garcia
a U.S. military veteran living with ALS, living with ALS

Looking for more ways to get involved?

Join one of our teams led by people living with ALS, caregivers and advocates who are making the impossible possible every day.

Clinical Trials

The Clinical Trials Team works directly with researchers, government agencies and drug sponsors to ensure access, efficiency and humaneness of ALS therapy development and approval. They collect and distribute information regarding clinical trials and the latest research to the ALS community, through ALS Signal.

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Community Outreach

The Community Outreach Team engages, educates and empowers ourselves and others for the purpose of creating better care, treatments and cures for ALS.

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Familial ALS

The Familial ALS Team raises awareness of familial ALS and empowers, supports and advocates for potential and actual ALS gene holders and their families.

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Legislative Affairs

The Legislative Affairs Team engages and creates more advocates in order to secure federal funding and change public policy to accelerate ALS treatments and cures and support those living with ALS and their loved ones.

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Thank You Squad

The Thank You Squad cultivates relationships and adds a personalized touch through individual donor outreach.

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Veterans

The Veterans Affairs Team raises awareness for veteran-specific ALS issues and connects veterans with resources to improve their quality of ALS care.

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