Help Find A Cure


Embrace the spirit of the season and give to The ALS Association before the end of the year.

Embrace the spirit of the season and give to The ALS Association before the end of the year.


Since 1984, the Central & Southern Ohio Chapter has supported people living with ALS and their loved ones through services and education. We leave no stone unturned in search for the cure of this progressive neurodegenerative disease.
Our Mission
Leading the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy while also empowering people with Lou Gehrig's Disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support.
Get Involved With Us
Help create a world without ALS by getting involved in the way that best suits YOU! When you fundraise with friends and family you take us closer to discovering a cure.

Walk to Defeat ALS

In case you haven’t been following the rising of our Walk “thermometers” on our Chapter Website,, check them out!! Each one of you who has made a donation to support one of our Walks has made it possible for us to go over our total goal this year by over $38,000! THANK YOU for your role in helping us continue providing local care and support to our friends with ALS. Without you and without our Walks, the chapter’s free programs cannot continue, so your participation is vital!.

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Host your own event to support our Chapter

Hold a golf tournament, run a marathon, or donate your birthday money to raise funds that will help create a world without ALS.

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Celebrate a Loved One with ALS

Pay tribute to a friend or loved one affected by ALS. Each tribute is a personalized online fund designed to honor or memorialize someone special. Your Community of Hope fund creates a lasting legacy.

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Read Our Mission Impact

Read how The ALS Association Central & Southern Ohio helps to make an impact in the ALS Community.

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Discover More Ways to Help Fight ALS
Embrace the spirit of the season and give to The ALS Association before the end of the year.
Give Now

Whether you’re newly diagnosed, navigating your journey with the disease, caring for a person with ALS, or researching the cure, there are resources to support you.

Let us help you and your family cope with the day-to-day challenges of living with ALS.

For People with ALS

Learn about our grant program, upcoming scientific meetings, and opportunities to collaborate.

For Researchers

Caring for someone with ALS is hard work. We offer resources and support to help you.

For Caregivers
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Sign up to receive the latest news in ALS and learn how you can continue making a difference in the search to treat and cure this disease.

You Can Help Create A World Without ALS

Your gift will help The ALS Association support research to find a cure for ALS and provide much-needed services to patients and their families. By becoming a part of The ALS Association family and making your gift today, you will help sustain hope in thousands of people affected by ALS.