Help and hope for people with Lou Gehrig’s Disease.

Since 1977, the Les Turner ALS Foundation has been Chicagoland's leader in patient services, research, and education for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), better known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, and other motor neuron diseases (MND).

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Shop on Black Friday and Cyber Monday and GIVE on Giving Tuesday. It is a global one-day event that celebrates giving and continuing a conversation about ways to give more, give smarter, give local and put philanthropy back into the giving season. Last year, more than 10,000 organizations in 46 countries came together to celebrate Giving Tuesday. 

Join the movement, donate local and start making a difference in the lives of Chicagoland's ALS population and give this December 2!

Inaugural Life Fitness: Fitness in Motion 8k

Congratulations to all our runners!

View race results here. Stay tuned for event photos!

4th Annual Les Turner Symposium

Save the Date: 4th Annual Les Turner Symposium on ALS and NeuroRepair organized by Dr. P. Hande Ozdinler

View invitation and schedule of events.

Please RSVP by Friday, December 5 to Shari Diamond at 847 679 3311.

Event Details:
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Time: 10am - 2pm
Location: Lurie Medical Research Center

Please join the members of the Les Turner ALS Foundation for the 4th Annual Les Turner Symposium,"Neurons that FIRE Together will WIRE Together," featuring a special program for PALS, family members, Allied ALS health care professionals and ALS caregivers.

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