Featured Fundraising Initiative

ALS LICENSE PLATE

Are you living in Massachusetts? If so, we hope you’ll DRIVE TO END ALS by getting the official Massachusetts ALS Charity License Plate. 100% of proceeds support critical research and care! Learn more about how you can get yours at: ALSplate.com

Featured Event

Events

FACES OF ALS
May 31, 2021
ALS AWARENESS MONTH (MAY 1-31): FACES OF ALS
THE FACES OF ALS. Each day on Facebook and Instagram throughout May, as we do each year to recognize ALS Awareness Month, we will be featuring some of the incredibly inspiring individuals who have been impacted by this devastating disease. If you would like to honor a loved one who has or is currently living with ALS, please email 1-4 photos, their name, town and a short message to or about them, to: jen@alsone.org.
May
SPOT THE PLATE & WIN A DATE!
June 2, 2021
SPOT THE PLATE & WIN A DATE (Drawing on June 2nd)
If you spot an ALS ONE license plate during the month of May, safely snap a pic and send it in to us at jen@alsone
June
LG4 DAY VIRTUAL 4K 4ALS
June 2, 2021
LG4 DAY VIRTUAL 4K 4ALS (MAY 1 -JUNE 2)
LG4 Day is now an official day commemorated by Major League Baseball to honor Lou Gehrig, the man for whom the disease was named in 1939. Join us for our 1st Annual LG4 4K Walk, Run, & Roll virtual road race during the month of May and ending on June 2nd, LG4 DAY. All participants will receive a commemorative medal. Your $35 registration fee will help “strike out ALS” for Lou and all others impacted by ALS. (4K is the equivalent to 2.5 miles).
GOLF TOURNEY 2021
July 12, 2021
Golf Tourney 2021
It's back! After a two-year golf hiatus due to the pandemic, our beloved outing on the links is back and promises to be better than ever! We're excited to announce that our 5th annual golf tourney will be a luau-themed fun and festive day, so get your collared Hawaiian shirt and clubs ready for a day of fun to help make ALS DONE! Sponsorship registration is now open and foursome registration will open on May 1st.
July
2021 ALS ONE FALMOUTH ROAD RACE TEAM!
August 15, 2021
2021 Falmouth Road Race Team
We are excited to announce that ALS ONE will be fielding our largest team ever in this years Falmouth Road Race! We are so grateful to once again be a premiere charity in this highly anticipated and world-renowned event which has become such an incredible tradition and tremendous means of support for our ALS research and care. While we don't know quite yet if the race will be virtual or in-person, one thing we do know is that we're ready to make a tremendous impact either way! Click LEARN MORE for details
August
CROSS COUNTRY FOR A CURE
August 31, 2021
CROSS COUNTRY FOR A CURE (June - August 2021)
Mike Myers (age 52) has been a lifelong bicycle adventurer. His 30 years of touring have taken him across 41 states in the U.S. and through 30 countries worldwide. This year, he's excited to ride cross country to support ALS ONE in honor of Leo Cooney and all others living with the devastating disease. Mike will embark from Astoria, Oregon on June 14th and ride home to Marshfield, MA, arriving in August, all the while, sleeping under the stars and dreaming of a world without ALS. We hope you'll follow Mike's journey by clicking to learn more.
BERKSHIRE RIDE FOR ALS
September 4, 2021
BERKSHIRE RIDE FOR ALS
Support John Barrett and his team as they ride 70 miles through the Berkshires in memory of John's father-in-law, Carey Hinkley, who lost his one-year devastating battle to ALS in 2016.
September
ROY-ALS BACKROAD RIDERS
September 11, 2021
ROY-ALS BACKROAD RIDERS
Geoff Marchant and his "Roy-ALS Backroad Riders" will be taking to the mountains of upstate Vermont this year, as they have pledged to do every year, in memory of Paul Roy, who lost his battle to ALS in 1999. Paul's son was a student of Geoff's and the impact his passing made on him was profound.
SNOW BALL 2022
January 29, 2022
7TH ANNUAL SNOW BALL GALA
Save the date for our most magical night of the year - our annual Snow Ball Gala! Our hope is to be able to once again hold this event in-person! We've got it booked for Saturday night, January 29th, 2022 at the Boston Marriott - Quincy and our fingers are crossed that the pandemic will be long behind us! Stay tuned for more information as the date nears.
January

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A Little Something campaign

If you own or work for a business, you have the unique opportunity to offer employees a chance to give A Little Something™ to ALS ONE in the form of an ongoing payroll deduction. A little goes a long way, especially when we are so close to discovering effective treatments.

Unity makes us stronger. Will you be ONE with us?

Start your own fundraiser today to help benefit ALS ONE

Our founder, Kevin Gosnell, always said “If everyone would have just ONE fundraiser per year, just ONE, imagine what could be done? Imagine the difference we could make.”

Will you be the next one to host a fundraiser? Contact us and we’ll help you create a great fundraiser that’s fun for you and crucial to ALS ONE. Please email Jen DiMartino to learn more about getting involved.

Press & News

07/07/2020
Healey ALS Platform Trial Update
The latest updates on The Healey ALS Platform Trial were provided via zoom webinar on 7/7/20. This hour-long informative session by Dr. Merit Cudkowicz and team includes many answers to frequently asked questions by pALS and families.
03/03/2018
MDA grants ALS ONE $750,000
MDA and ALS ONE form new partnership to accelerate ALS biomarker research