Featured Fundraising Initiatives

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

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Events

GOLF TOURNEY 2021
August 2, 2021
Golf Tourney 2021: Postponed due to rain
Postponed from July 12th to August 2nd due to rain. 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.
August
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
TRUE REP THEATRE: Into The Woods
August 21, 2021
TRUE REP THEATRE: Into The Woods
Join us at the Reed Center at Grays Beach in Kingston MA for a very special theatrical production of Into The Woods. This evening of hope is in memory of David Bernardinelli, a True Rep actor, who lost his battle to ALS in 2018 at age 36. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and get ready for a wonderful evening outdoors. Tickets will be on sale soon.
TEAM NSF GOLF TOURNEY
August 27, 2021
TEAM NSF GOLF TOURNEY
The Team NSF Drive For ALS Golf Tourney on August 27th promises to be a fantastic day at Juniper Hill Golf Course in Northborough, MA. We are so grateful to the inspiring Nicole Ferrari and her husband Mike Garcia for spearheading this event to support our mission! Foursomes are just $500 and sponsorships start at just $250. We hope to see you there and are so grateful for your support!
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 embarked from Astoria, Oregon on June 14th and is cycling home to Marshfield, MA, arriving in mid-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.
IRONMAN FOR ALS
September 18, 2021
IRONMAN FOR ALS
Pete Forsman and Sean Rudden have been prepping for the Select Blinds Ironman in Cambridge, Maryland for two years, as last year it was canceled due to the pandemic. These two selfless men, inspired by the inspiring ALS warriors, Pat Quinn and John Kelly, both of New York who have lost their brave battles to ALS, will compete in this grueling event to support our critical ALS research and care to honor them and bring hope to all individuals who are living with the disease now. We hope you'll support them as they so selflessly support us!
DECADES DANCE PARTY
September 18, 2021
DECADES DANCE PARTY
Join us for an evening of fun as we dance to the best songs throughout the decades to help "Rise Against ALS" and fund critical ALS research and care. This event is being spearheaded by the inspiring Michelle Strojny who has been quite bravely living with ALS for the past 3 years. Grab your dance shoes and get ready for an evening of fun to help make ALS DONE!
BIG CHARLIE HELAS GOLF TOURNEY
September 25, 2021
BIG CHARLIE HELAS GOLF TOURNEY
Held at The Meadow at Peabody Golf Course, the Big Charlie Helas Golf Tourney promises to be an exciting day of golf inspired by the late Big Charlie Helas and his desire to give back by having charity golf tournaments. Charlie's son, Charlie junior, honoring his dad's legacy and inspired and moved by his colleague, Dan Snow, and how devastating ALS has been to several members of his family, wanted to help in the fight against ALS. We hope you can join us!
BOSTON MARATHON TEAM '21
October 11, 2021
BOSTON MARATHON TEAM '21
Join us along the route to cheer on our runners, Maura Harold and Halle Grace, as they run their hearts out for 26.2 miles to support our critical ALS research and care. Maura is running in memory of her mom, MaryEllen Standring, who lost her battle to ALS in 2014, and Halle is running in honor of a dear friend who is living with ALS now. We are so grateful to have these two incredible women on our team and we hope you'll support them as they support us so selflessly.
October
CAR SHOW & FAMILY FUN DAY
October 17, 2021
CAR SHOW & FAMILY FUN DAY
Join us for some fall fun at our ALS ONE CAR SHOW & FAMILY FUN DAY, generously presented by Superior Rail and Iron! There will be something for everyone at this special event: gorgeous cars, food trucks, activities for kids, music & more! We hope you'll bring your family down to have some fun while supporting critical ALS research and care. Details and Car & Vendor registration will be available soon!
ANNUAL ALS ONE RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM
November 29, 2021
ANNUAL ALS ONE RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM Nov 29th & 30th
Researchers: Save the Date for our annual ALS Research Symposium! More details to be announced soon!
November
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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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.”

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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