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Aaron Lazar Collaborates With Josh Groban, Kristin Chenoweth, Leslie Odom Jr., More on Impossible Dream Album to Benefit ALS Network

June 14, 2024

Broadway actor Aaron Lazar will release a new album, Impossible Dream, August 16. The record follows Lazar’s announcement that he has amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). The collaborative record will raise…

Aaron Lazar Will Release Star-Studded Debut Album, Impossible Dream

June 14, 2024

The actor and singer Aaron Lazar, whose Broadway credits include roles in The Phantom of the Opera, The Light in the Piazza and Les Misérables, is set to release his…

Aaron Lazar Announces Star-Studded Debut Album After ALS Diagnosis: An ‘Impossible Dream Come True!’

June 14, 2024

Josh Groban, Neil Patrick Harris, Leslie Odom Jr., Lin-Manuel Miranda, Kristin Chenoweth and more will be featured on the LP, out on August 16. Aaron Lazar has long said that…

June 2024 | Monthly eNewsletter from ALS Network

June 12, 2024

Our June eNewsletter is in your inbox now, or you can view it online! This month, we celebrate the many individuals and organizations who are advancing the search for effective…

The inaugural I AM ALS Community Summit in Washington DC

June 10, 2024

From May 29 – June 1, 2024, representatives from the ALS Network and other ALS nonprofit organizations participated in the inaugural ALS Community Summit hosted by I AM ALS. Held…

Celebrating the 4th Annual Lou Gehrig Day and the ALS community

June 7, 2024

The ALS Network is proud to celebrate the 4th Annual Lou Gehrig Day and our ongoing partnership with Major League Baseball, to honor the legacy of Lou Gehrig and all…

MMD Shops Continue Partnership with ALS Network

June 5, 2024

MMD Shops employees and the cast members of Hulu’s High Hopes series held their own ice bucket social media challenge in late May to raise awareness and funds to power…

Celebrating ALS Awareness Month in Hawaii

May 31, 2024

The ALS Network is grateful to our ‘ohana on the islands for their continuing efforts to raise ALS awareness during ALS Awareness Month. Our ALS community in Hawai‘i gathered together…

Fighting ALS. A look behind the ALS Network

May 30, 2024

FOX 11 news anchor and longtime ALS supporter Elex Michaelson, talks with Sheri Strahl, president and CEO, of the ALS Network about our partnership with the ALS community. Watch this…