Swim for MS News - July 2015

 Cannonballs in July 

Cannonballs for MS

The Cajun Cannonballs did it again! Every 4th of July they host a Cannonballs for MS pool party! They do one cannonball for every dollar raised. This year they raised over $2,500. That’s a lot of cannonballs! How many cannonballs can you do this month?

Join the Cajun Cannonballs and register to Swim for MS! Get your friends and family involved and start cannonballing! Submit your cannonball pictures by using #SwimForMS on social media and tag @MSassociation. Best picture submitted will win Swim Swag!

June's Top Fundraiser

Congratulations yet again to 7-year-old (!) Olivia Moore for being the top Swim for MS fundraiser during the month of June, continuing her Swim to bring her total to more than $7,000 since May! Keep fundraising for your chance to be the top fundraiser next month and win an Autographed picture of four-time Olympic Gold Medalist, Missy Franklin.

Raise over $1,000, and your name may be listed next month!

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.