Swim for MS News - April 2016

Swimming to Disney

Thank you for the overwhelming amount of participants who joined Swim for MS in March. Your hard work and dedication are Improving Lives Today through the funds raised during your Swim for MS event. We would also like to congratulate Robin Wilks and Zachary Barkley on swimming their way to Disney World! These two lucky participants will receive two one-day park hopper passes donated by Walt Disney World Company.

Temple University Campus Recreation Swim for MS
Temple Crew Team Swims for MS

#StartWithaSmile

Amazon will help spread awareness about MSAA with your help! Simply take a photo using the AmazonSmile sign (download sign here!) and post it on your social media account. Don’t forget to use the hashtag #StartWithaSmile and mention @msassociation in your post so that we can find it:

Facebook: facebook.com/msassociation
Twitter: twitter.com/msassociation
Instagram: instagram.com/msassociation

Also, when shopping on Amazon, don’t forget to #StartWithaSmile by using this link so a portion of your purchase is donated to MSAA.


March's Top Fundraiser

Congratulations, Temple University Campus Recreation Swim for MS, for being
the top Swim for MS fundraiser during the month of March!

Swim for MS swimsuit and water bottle

Swim for MS Partnerships

Please visit our Swim for MS News archive for more information on our CaféPress site, as well as our swimsuit partnerships with HardcoreSport and Endless Pools.


About Swim for MS

Swim for MS is MSAA's signature fundraiser in which volunteers create their own unique swim challenge while recruiting online donations from supporters. Swim challenges can range from swimming laps for pledges to jumping cannonballs for cash. Swim for MS appeals to swim enthusiasts of all ages, social and community groups, students seeking volunteer service hours, and families enjoying their backyard pool. For more information and to register, please visit SwimforMS.org.

Swim for MS News Archive

About MSAA

The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America is a national nonprofit organization and leading resource for the entire MS community, improving lives today through vital services and support. MSAA provides free programs and services, such as: a toll-free Helpline; award-winning publications including a magazine, The Motivator; website featuring educational videos and research updates; S.E.A.R.C.H.™ program to assist the MS community with learning about different treatment choices; a mobile phone app, My MS Manager™; a resource database, My MS Resource Locator; equipment distribution ranging from grab bars to wheelchairs; cooling accessories for heat-sensitive individuals; educational events and activities; MRI funding and insurance advocacy; and more. For additional information, please visit http://www.mymsaa.org or call (800) 532-7667.