Established in 1977, the Les Turner Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Foundation is one of the nation’s largest independent Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) organizations and has raised more than $27 million to fight ALS, also know as Lou Gehrig’s disease. The Les Turner ALS Foundation’s mission supports: medical research into the cause, treatment and cure of ALS; clinical and support services for patients and families living with ALS; and dissemination of information about the disease. The Foundation serves more than 650 patients annually and its membership is comprised of people living with ALS (PALS), their friends and families, healthcare professionals, researchers and corporate leaders.
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Skokie, IL 60076