Since 1977, the Les Turner ALS Foundation has been Chicagoland's leader in patient services, research, and education for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), better known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, and other motor neuron diseases (MND).
Strike Out ALS 5k – A Success!
Thank you to everyone who came out to U.S. Cellular Field to support the Foundation’s signature race! Over 700 runners participated this year raising over $60,000!
To review race results, click here.
Flickr Photo Gallery -- Updated
To donate or learn more about the race visit, strikeoutals5k.org.
"I might have been given a bad break, but I've got an awful lot to live for..." - Lou Gehrig, July 4, 1939
July 4, 2014 marks the 75th Anniversary of what is now known as sports’ most famous speech, Lou Gehrig's Farewell Speech. Donate to our 75 for 75 Lou Gehrig Campaign today!
ALS Walk for Life Updates
#100Strong: As of today, 77 teams have registered to Walk. If 23 teams register by Thursday, July 31st, free ice cream treats will be awarded to ALL Walkers at the 2014 ALS Walk for life! Help make the ALS Walk for Life #100Strong and register today!