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The American Liver Foundation gives a voice to the millions of Americans affected by liver-related diseases!

Supporting research is a fundamental part of our mission, and since 1979 we've provided $25 million to more than 800 promising individuals as part of our Research Awards Program. Read more about past recipients and stay tuned for 2016 winners!

Questions about liver disease? Need support or resource info? Call our helpline at 1-800-465-4837, 9am-7pm ET Mon-Fri.

FDA Gives Fast Track Approval to New PBC Treatment!

Exciting news for Primary Biliary Cholangitis patients as the FDA recently granted accelerated approval to Intercept's Ocaliva, which will be the first new PBC treatment to enter the marketplace in twenty years! Learn more here!

Institute of Medicine Report on Eliminating the Public Health Problem of Hep B and C

Viral Hepatitis is a leading cause of death worldwide, with Hepatitis B and C being the most common forms, leading to more than 20,000 fatalities annually in the US alone. Learn more about why a comprehensive new report from experts in multiple agencies expresses hope that both viruses could be rare diseases someday soon. Access the full report here.

Register Today To Be An Organ Donor At ORGANIZE!

ORGANIZE is a non-profit that aims to simplify the donor registration process by expanding the variety and number of places people can register. They've created the country's first-ever centralized registry and are now working to emphasize the need for conversations surrounding organ donation to take place among next-of-kin. Click here to register to be an organ donor!

Run Disney With Us!

Join the Liver Life Challenge Team September 4, 2016 and be part of something magical! The Disneyland® Half Marathon Presented by Cigna® is a 13.1-mile race that adds up to miles of smiles, unforgettable memories, and a magical experience. Space is limited, apply today!

We Dare You to Care About Liver Disease!

The Liver Lemon Dare to Care is a campaign to bring awareness and raise critical funds to find cures and provide treatment to the millions of Americans that are affected by over 100 different types of liver disease. Learn more!

Flavors Culinary Programs
Support the American Liver Foundation by dining at a "Flavors" event near you.

Liver Life Walk
Raise money and walk to support the American Liver Foundation. Find a walk near you.

Liver Life Challenge
Raise money and run to support the American Liver Foundation. Find an event near you.

Our mission is to facilitate, advocate and promote education, support and research for the prevention, treatment and cure of liver disease.