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

Spring 2019 Newsletter

10-Year Anniversary Gala recap, remembering our friend, neighbor, founding board member, and so much more, Suzanne Ross, plus fun events coming up soon.

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Fall 2018 Newsletter

Annual update from Bob & Gretchen, Supporter Spotlight on Mitch Garner, 10-Year Anniversary Gala update, many many Thank Yous and more!

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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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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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