Lou Gehrigs Disease Association Of Southwest Florida, Inc.
Rating: 5 stars 1 1 review 459
2501 S Tamiami Trl Sarasota FL 34239 USA
The Lou Gehrig's Disease Association of Southwest Florida, Inc. (LGDA) was incorporated as an IRS recognized 501 (c)3 not for profit corporation in May 2000 and is based in Sarasota, Florida. Our mission is to promote public awareness of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, ALS, in an effort to raise funds to provide services to ALS patients and their families, and to assist researchers in finding a cure for this disease.
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9 people found this review helpful
This is the Best' ALS support plus group in Florida You can count on your donation going to Pals " People living with ALS " Cals," their caregiver" and research. No paid employees , no wasted money.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
making sure NO Pals gets left out and all Pals people living with ALS gt very thing they need . They are Great !
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
If I had not moved and could have kept going to meetings to meetings and be part of this ALS group still.
What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...
knowledge , and compassion , support meetings , snacks too ! :)
The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...
Knowledgeable, caring and compassionate
If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...
Help people with ALS have a good quality of life. No person living with ALS go without, Get ALS awareness out , Research to find a cure for ALS.
Ways to make it better...
It's the Best !
In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...
Need more donations !
One thing I'd also say is that...
Thank you for being there for me.
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