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American Liver Foundation
67 East Madison Street
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Chicago, IL 60603
312-377-9030 Tel
312-377-9035 Fax

American Liver Foundation
39 Broadway, Suite 2700
New York, New York 10006
212-668-1000 Tel
212-483-8179 Fax

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Great Lakes Division

The American Liver Foundation Great Lakes Division works continually to fulfill our mission to facilitate, advocate and promote education, support and research for the prevention, treatment and cure of liver disease. The Great Lakes Division is proud to serve the patients, families, and medical professionals of Illinois and Michigan.

The Liver Man is always the most popular guest at our Liver Life Walks!

Are you joining us at one of our upcoming Liver Life Walks?

Move forward with us towards a future that's free of liver disease!

Liver Life Walk Arlington Heights

Saturday, May 30th at Lake Arlington Park

Click here to register, donate or volunteer today!

Liver Life Walk Chicago

Saturday, June 13th at Montrose Street Beach

Click here to register, donate or volunteer today!

ATTENTION healthcare providers, patients, and general public!! It's time to register for the 2015 Liver Symposium on Thursday, May 28th!

Join the event at the Illinois Medical District Commission for a night of presentations and discussions geared towards providers and patients on current topics surrounding liver diseases!


Keep an eye out for our live educational events and our upcoming webinar series! Registration links will be available soon!

Contact Sarah Koltun at for more information!


Join the American Legion on Thursday, May 28th from 11 am -6 pm for a FREE HCV SCREENING in Chicago!

Testing Day Flyer

Join us at one of our Signature Events or attend one of our many educational programs and let's change the face of liver disease together!

Join us for a new webinar! "Accessing and Managing Treatment: Benefits of Working with a Specialty Pharmacy" will take place on Thurs. 5/28, 12-1pm ET.

Register Here

Liver Life Challenge

Take the Challenge with Team ALF today to achieve your own fitness goals & create lasting memories while raising funds to create a better future for 30 million Americans affected by liver disease.

Flavors of Chicago

Flavors of Chicago is a unique and creative culinary event that showcases premier chefs and restaurants from around the city. Click here for more information.

Advocate for a better future!

Join us for one of our advocacy days in Springfield, IL or Lansing, MI and help us change the face of liver disease! Email us for further details.

Join our Events and Programs in Illinois!

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May Liver Symposium - Directions

6 pm, May 28th, 2015

Join ALF for our May Liver Symposium for both healthcare professionals as well as patients/public. This event is presented by the Medical Advisory Committee of the ALF Great Lakes Division in partnership with the Illinois Medical Distrcit Commission! This is a free program. Donations are appreciated! Donate Here!

LLW Arlington Heights - Directions

8:00am, May 30th, 2015

The Liver Life Walk Arlington Heights will take place on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at Lake Arlington Park at 8am!

FREE HCV Screening - Directions

8AM, May 30th, 2015

HCV is a silent epidemic that affects 4 million Americans. 75% of those infected don't know it.

Liver Life Walk Chicago - Directions

8:00am, June 13th, 2015

The Liver Life Walk keeps the mission of the American Liver Foundation moving forward both literally and figuratively. Money raised by Liver Life Walk participants provides critical funding for medical research, public education, patient support services, and advocacy. Date: June 2015 Place: Montrose Harbor

Webinar Series

6 pm, June 18th, 2015

Join ALF and members of our Medical Advisory Committee as we launch our monthly webinar series on different liver disease topics!

Flavors of Chicago

September 21st, 2015

Flavors is a culinary experience that goes beyond the traditional fundraising gala and provides each table of attendees with a local chef who will prepare a multi-course dinner tableside.

Bank of America Chicago Marathon

7:30am, October 11th, 2015

Run the 2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon with Team ALF! Once our Team ALF Bank of America Chicago Marathon charity bibs are gone....they are gone. Don't lose your opportunity to get a guaranteed entry by way of ALF charity entry into next year's Chicago Marathon!

Can't make it to an event? Make a Difference is a new way to take action in the fight against liver disease. Garage sale, bowling tournament, personal challenge-whatever the fundraising idea, we can provide you with the tools to make it happen. Learn more by clicking here!