We have a number of important programs and services available to help people living with ALS and their families cope with the day-to-day challenges that confront them. We offer respite care, assistance grants, durable medical equipment, communication equipment, monthly resource and support group meetings, clinic support and much, much more.
The ALS Association Florida Chapter works diligently to make sure people living with ALS receive the best possible care and support. But we can't do it alone. Through your support, we are one step closer to finding a cause and cure for this disease while providing the necessary services to those living with and fighting ALS.
There are many ways for you to join the fight and help us fight ALS:
Your gift will help The ALS Association Florida Chapter support research to find a cure for ALS, and provide much-needed services to people living with ALS and their families across Florida. By making your gift today, you will help sustain hope in thousands of people affected by ALS. Please click the button below to donate, or browse the links if you need more information.
Gifts to The ALS Association Florida Chapter are tax-deductible to the full extent of the Internal Revenue Code. The ALS Association is designated by the IRS as a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, and can be found in IRS Publication 78 as, "Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association," and at http://www.irs.gov/. To find The ALS Association, go to the IRS Web site and enter "Amyotrophic" in the "Name" search box.
- EVENTS: The ALS Association Florida Chapter has numerous events offering plenty of ways for you to get involved. We host our signature event, The Walk to Defeat ALS®, in eleven different markets around the state; as well as our destination endurance event, the Florida Ride to Defeat ALS; and are embarking on new ventures such as CEO Soaks across the state and an annual gala. Your participation helps us continue to raise funds and spread awareness of ALS - whether the event is hosted by us or a third party.
Would you like to host an event to benefit The ALS Association Florida Chapter?
CLICK HERE and submit the Third Party Event Request Form.
- FUNDRAISING AND AWARENESS: We are committed to helping more people understand the impact that this devastating disease has on individuals and families nationwide. Every individual can help us achieve our goal of ALS awareness through inviting all friends, families, coworkers, and everyone you know to get involved in our mission, campaigns and activities. There are also several ways to fight ALS through FUNdraising efforts including (but not limited too): shopping, playing games, live streaming, exercising, and SO MUCH MORE.
The contributions of volunteers are essential to us achieving our mission. The ALS Association Florida Chapter creates meaningful ways for volunteers to share their time and talents directly serving people with ALS and their families and assisting behind the scenes. We host and participate in numerous fundraising, awareness, and information-based opportunities throughout Florida. Volunteers can support these efforts through administrative support, care services, advocacy, fundraising planning committees, day-of event support, and more
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