As of September 1, 2023, fifteen chapters, formerly members of the ALS Association legally separated from the organization. This includes the Greater Chicago Chapter.
Fighting for a cure and helping people with ALS live their lives to the fullest.
Everything we do advances the search for effective treatments and cures for ALS
Join the Fight Against ALS
One-time or monthly donations help us provide free services to people battling ALS throughout our 46 county service territory.
Enthusiastic volunteers are key to our success! Volunteers can contribute in many ways - through their time, knowledge, skills and leadership.
You can host an event to help support the ALS community and push towards a treatment and a cure. It's easy to get started!
Walk ALS is the official Walk event for ALS United and is the #1 way to unite in the fight against ALS.
Combine your passion and commitment to finding a cure for ALS while achieving physical challenges by participating in athletic events.
Featured Event First Look for Charity
Be the first to see the nation’s largest auto show by attending the black-tie First Look for Charity, benefiting 18 area nonprofits – including ALS United Greater Chicago.
Save the Date - Friday, February 9th, 2024
Join a Support Group
Persons living with ALS, their family members, friends and caregivers are welcome to attend the support groups. The groups are an opportunity to meet others, learn about new information and resources, and provide or receive support and encouragement