ALS is a degenerative neurological disease that leads to progressive weakness. ALS does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, nationality, or economic status. The cause of ALS is still unknown, and there is no cure... However, there is hope.
Our 16th Annual Recognition and Research Update Luncheon will take place on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 12 PM at the Philadelphia Marriott West, 111 Crawford Avenue, West Conshohocken, PA 19428.
Join us for a complimentary luncheon to learn more about the latest in ALS research and how your support has helped us keep HOPE on the Horizon!
RSVP on our event page by April 30th. If you have questions or concerns, please email Mara at For sponsorship opportunities, click here.

Thank you for supporting our Inaugural Gala of Hope!

Our inaugural Gala of Hope was held on January 27th, 2017, at the Water Works venue in Philadelphia. 
Thank you to our guests, sponsors and supporters who contributed to the evening's success. We are honored to partner with Temple Health and look forward to many future events. 
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Generously Sponsored  by MT Pharma America

Generously Sponsored  by MT Pharma America


The MDA/ALS Center of Hope has moved!

The MDA/ALS Center of Hope has a new location as of December 1, 2016. We are excited about our new home at Temple University Neurosciences Center! Learn more here...

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