Learn about what members of our community are doing to help find a cure for ALS.

Upcoming Events

  • Pete Frates 5K – Run, Walk, Wheel 3 for #3: Virtual 5K race in honor of Pete Frates. If you'd like to join in, register here, select “Sean M. Healey & AMG Center at Mass General” as your team, and run your race any time between December 5 and 13, 2020.
  • Hope is “In the Bag”: Throughout the month of December, for each handbag sold at Lori’s 10% will be donated to the Expanded Access Protocol (EAP) Program at the Healey Center. Read more about Lori’s inspiration to support the Healey Center on her blog. Shop Lori’s handbags online or in store (289 Northfield Road, Northfield, IL).
  • Ring My Belle for ALS: Help to raise funds and spread ALS awareness with an act of kindness in your neighborhood. Participate in Ring My Belle for ALS by ringing your neighbors doorbell and leaving a Ring My Belle for ALS flyer along with a small gift or gesture. For additional details, download a flyer here.
  • Shop Art Julie Treasures: One of a kind watercolor and acrylic paintings for sale by an artist who passed away from ALS in May 2020. For each painting sold, 100% of proceeds will benefit the HEALEY Platform Trial. Visit Art Julie Treasure’s Etsy shop here.
  • Touchdowns for Tim Green: Inspired by reading Tim Green’s books, a book club of 13-year-olds has launched a touchdown dance fundraiser in support of Tim Green’s Healey Center fundraising initiative; Tackle ALS. Participants are asked to make a donation to their fundraiser Touchdowns for Tim Green and submit a video of their best touchdown dance. Videos will be posted to the Touchdowns for Tim Green Instagram page and the Green family will pick the winner!

Previous Events

  • Jacksonville Cardiologist Mark Litt and yoga instructor Sheila Johnstone hosted a livestream virtual yoga class to benefit the Healey Center for ALS on Sunday, April 19, 2020.

Team pushing Kathleen across finish line
Team Kathleen crossing the Ragnar Relay finish line