Swim for MS News - June 2016
Splash Into Summer!
Grab your friends and throw a pool party for MS to splash into summer! Create a fun group challenge like group cannonballs to raise money for those living with MS! To get started, visit SwimForMS.org/support.
The Great US Crossing - Update
We would like to thank all of the riders who participated in the Great US Crossing to benefit MSAA! Cyclists virtually cycled 2,914 miles in a "virtual tour" across the US – the equivalent distance from San Francisco to New York City!
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May's Top Fundraiser
Congratulations, Roland Minez, for being
the top Swim for MS fundraiser during the month of May!
Swim for MS Partnerships
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.
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.