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02-09-22 – Tony Heyl, Director of Communications/Public Policy and Carla Patton, Manager of Special Events at ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter Download

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Hosted by Lora Lewis, Philadelphia Focus introduces you to the people and organizations making a difference in our community, from health and safety issues to education, employment, and even entertainment opportunities.  Philadelphia Focus looks for solutions and positive action to make our region a better place to call home.

Our Mission
To discover treatments and a cure for ALS, and to serve, advocate for, and empower people affected by ALS to live their lives to the fullest.

Our Goal
The goal of The ALS Association is that by 2030, ALS Will Be a Livable Disease. Click here to learn what this means and how we can achieve it.

About the Greater Philadelphia Chapter
For more than 40 years, the Greater Philadelphia Chapter has worked to improve the quality of life for people with ALS by supporting vital ALS research and direct care services to patients and their families, as well as engaging in advocacy at the state and federal levels. We serve more than 1,200 people each year and cover a broad service area that encompasses eastern and central Pennsylvania, central and southern New Jersey, and all of Delaware.

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