The A's will host the second annual ALS Awareness Day at the Coliseum on Thursday, Aug. 22 during the 6:37 p.m. game versus the Yankees. All of the fundraising proceeds will benefit ALS CURE Project’s collaborative project in partnership with ALS Golden State Chapter and ALS TDI, that aims to standardize sample collection in order to ensure data consistency. This standardized data will then be analyzed using the nation’s top supercomputers to develop critically needed ALS Biomarkers which are essential to finding a cure for ALS.
A council driven approach leveraging industry expertise to achieve ALS CURE strategic objectives.
Stephen and Mike Piscotty created ALS CURE Project as a promise to Gretchen to work towards elimination of ALS as a scourge on humanity.
The mission of the ALS CURE Project is to create an operational business model incenting Biotech and Pharma companies to gainfully invest their capital and researchers leading to a cure for ALS.
ALS CURE Project is a Special Project Fund at Silicon Valley Community Foundation (SVCF). Donations will be processed by SVCF, a 501(c)(3) public charity registered in the United States, EIN# 20-5205488. Contributions will be tax-deductible