MDA/ALS Center of Hope
Feb
6
to Feb 5

MDA/ALS Center of Hope

The MDA/ALS Center of Hope multidisciplinary team clinic is held every Tuesday.  

We are located at :

3509 N. Broad Street
5th Floor, Boyer Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Phone for appointments: 215-707-8457

If you are coming from Center City, drive North on Broad Street, past Temple's Main Campus to the Medical Campus. Turn Right onto Tioga Street and the valet parking is immediately on your Left. Alternately, you can self-park in the Boyer Pavilion parking lot, also to the Left. Use GPS address of 1351 West Tioga Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19140 for directions directly to the Boyer Parking Lot.

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Brews and Bags for Hope
Sep
22
11:00 AM11:00

Brews and Bags for Hope

Brews and Bags for Hope Cornhole Tournament will be held on 9/22/18 at Stickman Brews benefiting the ALS Hope Foundation. Each year, 5,000 people are newly diagnosed with ALS (more commonly known as Lou Gerhig's Disease). Organizations like the ALS Hope Foundation help patient's with ALS (PALS) navigate their ever changing world with resources, guidance, medical care and most importantly, hope that a cure is on the horizon. 

Brews and Bags for Hope will begin registration for the cornhole tournament at 11 am. Pre-registration can begin on Eventbrite as either a team or individual and in both adult and junior divisions. Teams will receive a guarantee of two games, one drink per player and one custom t-shirt per player. 

In addition to the tournament, there will be amazing food and drinks provided by Stickman Brews, live music, yard games and face painting for the kids. It should be a wonderful day for the entire family to help bring awareness for ALS. Register here

Interested in sponsoring the event? Check out the sponsorship packet here! If you have questions, please contact Jill Anoia at 484-883-2558 or jillanoia@gmail.com

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Concert of Hope- Accordion Pops
Sep
23
3:00 PM15:00

Concert of Hope- Accordion Pops

Come out for a Sunday afternoon full of music and hope. This will be the Accordion Pops Orchestra's ninth concert at beautiful Shannondell, a retirement home near historic Valley Forge!  It is free and open to the public. You can download the flyer here

A portion of the proceeds benefit ALS Hope Foundation. Hope to see you there! 

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Panera Bread Fundraiser
Oct
5
4:00 PM16:00

Panera Bread Fundraiser

Join us Friday, October 5th as we dine out for hope to benefit the Joshua Tkachuk fund at ALS Hope Foundation. Josh was taken too soon by ALS and his fund supports the MDA/ALS Center of Hope at Temple University Hospital. Please note this fundraiser is only valid at the Ridge Pike location. 

Bring this flyer or show an electronic version to the cashier when you place your order and we'll donate a portion of the proceeds from your purchase.*

*Gift card purchases and catering orders are excluded and will not count toward the event. Rapid Pick-Up and Delivery only where available. 

Ordering Online for Rapid Pick-Up or Delivery? Enter"PRFUND" as your Promo Code to have a portion of your proceeds donated to your organization. 

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Boscov's Friends Helping Friends Day
Oct
16
10:00 AM10:00

Boscov's Friends Helping Friends Day

For one day only, on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, Boscov's Department Store will host the 22nd Anniversary of the popular Friends Helping Friends, a special day filled with fun and fundraising to benefit local area non-profit organizations. 

ALS Hope Foundation is selling shopping passes for $5 each. The pass is good for 25% off your entire purchase and can be used at any Boscov's location!

You can purchase your passes via this link or contact Mara at 215-568-2426 or mara@alshopefoundation.org. Thanks for helping support ALS Hope Foundation!

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3rd Annual Gala of Hope
Feb
22
6:00 PM18:00

3rd Annual Gala of Hope

Join us for an evening of hope at the beautiful Water Works venue in Philadelphia. Each ticket includes hors d'oeuvres, cocktails, and dinner. Tickets are $150 and can be purchased online or by calling 215-568-2426. If you prefer to send a check, kindly write Gala of Hope Ticket Purchase on the memo line mail and mail it to the address below:

ALS Hope Foundation
PO Box 40777, Philadelphia, PA 19107

For more ways to support the ALS Hope Foundation and the Gala of Hope, consider advertisement opportunities or make a donation directly to our organization. Thank you for helping us keep hope on the horizon!

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ALS Caregiver Resource Meeting
May
21
6:30 PM18:30

ALS Caregiver Resource Meeting

The MDA invites you to join them for a resource meeting that covers various topics related to caregiving for people with ALS. This group is open to spouses, adult children, caregivers to individuals with ALS and will be facilitated by Family Therapist, Nancy Corrigan Briggs, MFT. 

Light refreshments will be served. If possible, please RSVP to Ken Slavick at kslavik@mdausa.org or call 610-325-5758. 

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ALS Awareness Month
May
1
to May 31

ALS Awareness Month

May is ALS Awareness Month, a time to advocate for people with ALS and spread awareness about the disease. The ALS Hope Foundation plans special events during this month so check back for detailed information as we move closer to spring!

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Make it your Best Day Ever! Fundraising Event
Apr
26
6:00 PM18:00

Make it your Best Day Ever! Fundraising Event

Join us Thursday, April 26 from 6 PM to 10 PM at Gypsy Saloon for a magical evening filled with purpose, promise and positivity with one mission in mind – to raise money for ALS research. We will be entertaining guests with a party that is so big that it will flow from the inside with music by Jared Feinman out into the alley way where Bill Bostic's Former Strangers will be jammin’ out all your favorites and a food buffet will be provided by Conshy’s top restaurants. 

We’re also heating things up with a “sALSa Challenge” sponsored by Red Head Munchies Gourmet Snacks where you and your friends can test your will and your taste buds to see who can conquer the “Stupid Hot” spot! $20 buys you entry into the contest and a jar of this delicious, all-natural salsa. 

Tickets are $100 per person.

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Remembrance and Reflection Memorial Service
Apr
8
1:00 PM13:00

Remembrance and Reflection Memorial Service

The ALS Hope Foundation will be holding a Remembrance and Reflection Memorial Service on April 8th. Friends, family and loved ones are invited to join us to remember those who have passed away from ALS. 

Light snacks and refreshments will be served. Please RSVP to Mara at mara@alshopefoundation.org or 215-568-2426. 

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MDA/ALS Center of Hope
Jan
30
8:00 AM08:00

MDA/ALS Center of Hope

We are located at :

3509 N. Broad Street
5th Floor, Boyer Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Phone for appointments: 215-707-8457

If you are coming from Center City, drive North on Broad Street, past Temple's Main Campus to the Medical Campus. Turn Right onto Tioga Street and the valet parking is immediately on your Left. Alternately, you can self-park in the Boyer Pavilion parking lot, also to the Left. Use GPS address of 1351 West Tioga Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19140 for directions directly to the Boyer Parking Lot.

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MDA/ALS Center of Hope
Jan
23
9:00 AM09:00

MDA/ALS Center of Hope

We are located at :

3509 N. Broad Street
5th Floor, Boyer Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Phone for appointments: 215-707-8457

If you are coming from Center City, drive North on Broad Street, past Temple's Main Campus to the Medical Campus. Turn Right onto Tioga Street and the valet parking is immediately on your Left. Alternately, you can self-park in the Boyer Pavilion parking lot, also to the Left. Use GPS address of 1351 West Tioga Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19140 for directions directly to the Boyer Parking Lot.

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MDA/ALS Center of Hope
Jan
16
8:00 AM08:00

MDA/ALS Center of Hope

We are located at :

3509 N. Broad Street
5th Floor, Boyer Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Phone for appointments: 215-707-8457

If you are coming from Center City, drive North on Broad Street, past Temple's Main Campus to the Medical Campus. Turn Right onto Tioga Street and the valet parking is immediately on your Left. Alternately, you can self-park in the Boyer Pavilion parking lot, also to the Left. Use GPS address of 1351 West Tioga Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19140 for directions directly to the Boyer Parking Lot.

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MDA/ALS Center of Hope
Jan
9
8:00 AM08:00

MDA/ALS Center of Hope

We are located at :

3509 N. Broad Street
5th Floor, Boyer Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Phone for appointments: 215-707-8457

If you are coming from Center City, drive North on Broad Street, past Temple's Main Campus to the Medical Campus. Turn Right onto Tioga Street and the valet parking is immediately on your Left. Alternately, you can self-park in the Boyer Pavilion parking lot, also to the Left. Use GPS address of 1351 West Tioga Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19140 for directions directly to the Boyer Parking Lot.

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International Symposium on ALS/MND
Dec
8
to Dec 10

International Symposium on ALS/MND

The 28th Annual International Symposium on ALS/MND will take place December 8-10, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. This is the largest scientific and clinical meeting on ALS/MND in the world and the ALS Hope Foundation is honored to co-host this year's conference along with ALS TDI.

Dr. Terry Heiman-Patterson will be co-chairing the Autonomy and Quality of Life session with Dr. Orla Hardiman (Ireland).

Click here to see the Symposium Program.

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Allied Professionals Forum
Dec
7
8:30 AM08:30

Allied Professionals Forum

The Allied Professionals Forum of the International Symposium on ALS/MND will take place on December 7, 2017 in Boston Massachusetts. This one-day event brings together allied professionals from around the world and provides an opportunity for learning and networking. 

Sara Feldman, the physical therapist and assistive technology professional at the MDA/ALS Center of Hope is the co-chair of this forum.

Please see the full agenda here.

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Ask the Experts
Dec
6
2:30 PM14:30

Ask the Experts

Ask the Experts takes place December 6, 2017 at the Westin Boston Waterfront, Boston Massachusetts. It is a discussion designed for people living with ALS, their caregivers and families and will be webcast live. Dr. Terry Heiman-Patterson will be the moderator at this event and the speakers include Dr. Steve Perrin (ALS TDI), Dr. Jonathan Glass (Emory) and Dr. James Berry (MGH).

Click here to see the program.

Click here to follow the webcast.

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MDA/ALS Center of Hope
Dec
5
to Dec 26

MDA/ALS Center of Hope

We are located at :

3509 N. Broad Street
5th Floor, Boyer Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Phone for appointments: 215-707-8457

If you are coming from Center City, drive North on Broad Street, past Temple's Main Campus to the Medical Campus. Turn Right onto Tioga Street and the valet parking is immediately on your Left. Alternately, you can self-park in the Boyer Pavilion parking lot, also to the Left. Use GPS address of 1351 West Tioga Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19140 for directions directly to the Boyer Parking Lot.

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International Alliance of ALS/MND Associations Annual Meeting
Dec
5
to Dec 6

International Alliance of ALS/MND Associations Annual Meeting

The 25th Annual Meeting of the International Alliance of ALS/MND Associations will take place December 5 and 6, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. The meeting brings together organizations from around the world to discuss the care, education and research each member provides and the fundraising required to do so. The ALS Hope Foundation has been a member of the International Alliance since 2001 and is co-host of the meetings this year along with ALS TDI.

Click here for more information on the International Alliance.

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MDA/ALS Center of Hope
Nov
7
to Nov 28

MDA/ALS Center of Hope

We are located at :

3509 N. Broad Street
5th Floor, Boyer Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Phone for appointments: 215-707-8457

If you are coming from Center City, drive North on Broad Street, past Temple's Main Campus to the Medical Campus. Turn Right onto Tioga Street and the valet parking is immediately on your Left. Alternately, you can self-park in the Boyer Pavilion parking lot, also to the Left. Use GPS address of 1351 West Tioga Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19140 for directions directly to the Boyer Parking Lot.

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Destiny Estimate
Oct
19
to Oct 29

Destiny Estimate

  • Christ Church Neighborhood House (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Destiny Estimate is a play questioning the immutable stories of fate that we are all given, prompted by the experience of one person losing their father to ALS. Through movement, song, humor, and Greek mythology, Myles considers their father's experience, and wrestles with predestination, prophecy, and storytelling. 

Destiny Estimate will premiere in Philadelphia at the Christ Church Neighborhood House in Old City.  The event will also feature educational events about ALS as well as collect donations for the ALS Hope Foundation at each performance.  

Save $5 with the code ALSHOPE! Purchase your tickets today!

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MDA/ALS Center of Hope
Oct
3
to Oct 31

MDA/ALS Center of Hope

We are located at :

3509 N. Broad Street
5th Floor, Boyer Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Phone for appointments: 215-707-8457

If you are coming from Center City, drive North on Broad Street, past Temple's Main Campus to the Medical Campus. Turn Right onto Tioga Street and the valet parking is immediately on your Left. Alternately, you can self-park in the Boyer Pavilion parking lot, also to the Left. Use GPS address of 1351 West Tioga Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19140 for directions directly to the Boyer Parking Lot.

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MDA/ALS Center of Hope
Sep
5
to Sep 26

MDA/ALS Center of Hope

We are located at :

3509 N. Broad Street
5th Floor, Boyer Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Phone for appointments: 215-707-8457

If you are coming from Center City, drive North on Broad Street, past Temple's Main Campus to the Medical Campus. Turn Right onto Tioga Street and the valet parking is immediately on your Left. Alternately, you can self-park in the Boyer Pavilion parking lot, also to the Left. Use GPS address of 1351 West Tioga Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19140 for directions directly to the Boyer Parking Lot.

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MDA/ALS Center of Hope
Aug
1
to Aug 29

MDA/ALS Center of Hope

We are located at :

3509 N. Broad Street
5th Floor, Boyer Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Phone for appointments: 215-707-8457

If you are coming from Center City, drive North on Broad Street, past Temple's Main Campus to the Medical Campus. Turn Right onto Tioga Street and the valet parking is immediately on your Left. Alternately, you can self-park in the Boyer Pavilion parking lot, also to the Left. Use GPS address of 1351 West Tioga Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19140 for directions directly to the Boyer Parking Lot.

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