Georgia Bulletin

The Newspaper of the Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta

3 places to support ALS patients, research

Published September 4, 2014

If you choose to take the ice bucket challenge, here are three organizations whose work respects the life and integrity of all human life, from the earliest stages:

1. John Paul II Medical Research Institute
540 East Jefferson Street
Suite 305
Iowa City, IA 52245

2. Answer ALS
Initiative started by The Gleason Initiative Foundation (Team Gleason), associated with Steve Gleason, of the New Orleans Saints.

3. Compassionate Care ALS
P.O. Box 1052
West Falmouth, MA 02574
Does not provide money for any research. Approximately 95-98 percent of their funds go to provide direct services to patients with ALS, their families and/or their caregivers.