from all of us at Hearts for ALS NY, we wish you

Happy Holidays

We'd like to thank everyone for another wonderful year supporting and advocating for those affected by ALS in New York State! Click here to view photos from our 2014 Holiday Party, and if you would like to donate during the Holiday season, you may do so by clicking here.

Welcome to Hearts for ALS NY

Our mission is to increase awareness and understanding of ALS through volunteer services, and act as a resource for patients and caregivers to improve quality of life for those affected by Lou Gehrig's Disease. Please click the following links to learn more about us, what we do, and how you can help.

What is ALS?

About Hearts for ALS NY

Upcoming Events

Donations and Support

Helping Out Is What We Do

Through volunteer work, donations, events and other types of support, Hearts for ALS New York assists those affected by ALS by providing equipment, medicine and much more. Click below to learn more about the people that we help, and how we help out. Plus, find out how you can lend a hand to people around New York State that need your assistance and support.

How Hearts for ALS NY Helps

Event Photo Galleries

Support our Efforts

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness for ALS hit the Internet in August and almost immediately became a viral trend. With celebrities, athletes, and even former presidents taking part, the campaign increased donations by 3,500 percent compared to the previous year, according to Forbes.

Did you participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge? Share your videos with us by clicking here and watch others take the challenge themselves!

Submit Your Video

How It Helped

responsive carousel

Hearts   for   ALS   NY   News   and   AnnouncementsMore News and Announcements

2014 Hearts for ALS NY Holiday Party (Photos)

Posted on December 4th, 2014

Thank you to everyone that made it out for the 2014 Hearts for ALS Holiday Party. Held annually, our Holiday Party is a wonderful opportunity to meet with your friends, supporters and PALS to reflect on another year advocating for and supporting those affected by ALS in New York State. This year’s event was held at Flaherty’s Three Flags Inn in Honeoye Falls on Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014.

Click “more” to view photos from the event! (more…)

2015 Joe Marinucci Cruise for a Cure

Posted on November 22nd, 2014

Join us for some fun on the water and a great cause at the Hearts for ALS NY Cruise for a Cure benefiting one of our favorite PALS, Joe Marinucci. This is the 4th Annual Joe Marinucci Cruise for a Cure and the event has been a huge success, a lot of fun and a great help to the Marinucci Family.

Meet us at the Voyager Marine off Pattonwood Drive and fun will be had all evening long including food, drinks and music! Plus, if you’re feeling lucky, take part in our raffle and 50/50 drawing!

Tickets are $40 per person and can be purchased through PayPal or with any major credit card using the button below. Please contact us if you have any questions.


The 9th Annual Jeff Dunlap Celebration of Life Golf Tournament

Posted on October 3rd, 2014

We had a wonderful time with everyone at the 2014 Jeff Dunlap Celebration of Life Golf Tournament. In our 9th straight year hosting the tournament, Hearts for ALS NY saw the largest turnout ever, raising over $10,000 to benefit our friend, Mike Dugan. We were treated with beautiful weather this year and everybody had a great time for a great cause. To see some pictures from the event, check out the gallery below and if you have photos from the tournament that you would like to share, please contact us and submit your photos! To learn more about Mike Dugan, who was diagnosed with ALS at the young age of 23 and continues to fight at his current age of 28, please click here to visit

Click “more” to view the photo gallery from this year’s event, or visit our Photos page for a look at images from this and other Hearts for ALS NY events. (more…)