Our chapter continues to provide free programs and services to support families affected by ALS.
Our chapter continues to provide free programs and services to support families affected by ALS.Learn More
Walk to Defeat ALS
Saturday, September 16, 2023, 9 a.m.
Elk Grove Regional Park, CA
Walk with us! Start a team to raise funds and awareness for ALS. Click here to sign up!
Join us for the 2nd annual CEO Soak on June 8, 2023 at the California State Capitol! Inspired by the Ice Bucket Challenge, the CEO Soak has quickly grown to become one of the premier corporate engagement opportunities and entertaining events for The ALS Association. The CEO Soak engages community leaders to get soaked once again for ALS while raising critical funds and awareness for The ALS Association's mission. Get "soaked" for a good cause! Learn more.
Big Day of Giving
Thursday, May 4, All day!
An entire day to give back to help us better serve those living with ALS. Learn more!
Challenge ALS & Purchase A Wristband
The ALS Association Greater Sacramento Chapter has CHALLENGE ALS Wristbands! By wearing the red bracelet, you can help build awareness of ALS and show your support of ALS patients, caregivers, and families. It is also a great way to raise additional funds for your Walk to Defeat ALS® team. To purchase a bracelet, please contact Stephanie Cardenas.
5 bracelets -- $5.50 // 10 bracelets -- $11 // 50 bracelets -- $54 + Shipping
Combat ALS...Become A Sustaining Member Today!
We're looking to build an army of supporters to enable us to continue the mission of finding a cure for ALS. Sign up to become a sustaining member today and receive an exclusive sustaining member gift. Every contribution, even less than $1 a day, will improve the lives of hundreds living with ALS in Northern California.
Create A Facebook Fundraiser
Did you know that you can create a fundraising campaign to support local families affected by ALS? Many of your facebook friends celebrate their birthday by raising funds in support of causes that are near and dear to their heart-now you can too!
Join your friends, family and fellow philanthropists in creating a fundraiser for The ALS Association Greater Sacramento Chapter in support of those currently living with ALS. It's easy, environmentally friendly and heartwarming-set up your fundraiser today!Set Up Your Fundraiser
Sacramento Chapter Newsletter - March 2023
Check out the latest highlights and what's new in our ALS community.Read Our Newsletter
In-Person and Virtual Support Group Meetings
The ALS Associaiton of Greater Sacramento offers professionally-faciliated Virtual Support Group Meetings providing patients, caregivers and loved ones with the support, tools and knowledge they need to live life to the fullest. Due to the pandemic, we now offer virtual meetings via Zoom. These meetings are open to all regardless of where you live. To find our full list of available Support Group Meetings and to register, please click here.
Host Your Own Event To Support Our Chapter
Organize a golf tournament, run a marathon, or donate your birthday to raise funds that will help create a world without ALS. To begin planning your event, please contact Stephanie Cardenas.
EMT/Emergency Room Information for Patients with ALS
Click here to learn more.
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
A Focus on Proper Nutrition While Living with ALS
September 19, 2023
Gerald McCormick: Gulf War Veteran Fighting for the ALS Community
September 15, 2023
Focused Ultrasound and the Potential to Transform ALS Treatment
September 12, 2023
Researcher Spotlight: Kevin Rhine, Ph.D., 2022 Milton Safenowitz Postdoctoral Fellow
September 8, 2023
Meet Some of the 2023 Jane Calmes ALS Scholarship Fund Recipients
September 5, 2023
- Alive With ALS in Natomas Magazine
August 5, 2019
- New Report Highlights Heightened Risk of ALS in Military
March 21, 2019
- Miss Gay California Battles Lou Gehrig's Disease
Jan 12, 2017
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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.