Mission

Ann Arbor Active Against ALS is a grassroots, nonprofit organization whose mission is to raise funds for research toward effective treatments and ultimately a cure for ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease), while raising awareness of the disease, encouraging physical activity, and building a compassionate community.

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News

On Monday, May 7, the honorable Mayor Christopher Taylor proclaimed May 10th as ALS Awareness Day in Ann Arbor for our organization’s 10th year of being Active Against ALS!

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Spring 2018 Newsletter

Looking back on 10 years of being Active Against ALS, new research awards, volunteer spotlight on Jerri Champlin and more!

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Knight Foundation Grant

A two-year grant from the James A. and Faith Knight Foundation will support our first paid Program Administrator.

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Barmada Lab Tour

We toured the busy lab of Dr. Sami Barmada whose team is taking on ALS with cutting edge research.

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