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The ALS Association, Iowa Chapter

Joined in December 2009

About Us

Our Vision - Create a world without ALS.

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.

Core Values

  • People with ALS and their families come first in everything we do.
  • Scientific credibility and innovation are the hallmarks of our research program.
  • Commitment to excellence and professionalism are key tenets at all levels of our organization. We are one team with one vision and one mission working together.
  • Collaboration and partnership within our organization and with others who share our vision and values are key to sustained success in the fight against ALS.
  • Integrity, honesty and ethical behavior guide all our endeavors.
  • Mutual respect is the cornerstone for all our working relationships.
  • Diversity of ideas, cultures, ethnicities and backgrounds strengthen our efforts.
  • Financial strength enables us to accomplish our goals.

The Iowa Chapter supports 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 Vision - Create a world without ALS.

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…

Issue Areas Include

  • Health & Medicine
  • Philanthropy
  • Volunteering

Location

  • 3636 Westown Parkway
    Suite 204
    West Des Moines, IA 50266

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