Swim for MS News - March 2015
March is MS Awareness Month, so join Swim for MS to help us spread the word about MS. Register during the month of March and you'll have a chance to receive two One-Day Park Hopper passes to Walt Disney World! In support of MS Awareness Month, Walt Disney World Company has donated four One-Day Park Hopper Passes to be given away to two lucky Swim for MS registrants!
Swim for MS is a great way to help the MS community. Check out our Swim for MS video to learn more about how to get started and to see pictures of past participants and teams! Make sure to share our video to friends and family!
Also, be on the lookout for our NEW Swim website launching this March and register to Swim for MS!
To order your official Swim for MS swimsuit, designed exclusively by HARDCORESWIM (pictured below), visit this link. Proceeds from each Swim for MS suit found on SwimOutlet’s Swim for MS Shop site will help us Improve Lives Today!
Looking for another way to get involved in March? Swim and Sweat is offering a 10% discount on all swimsuit purchases during the month of March. For every purchase made, they will also donate $5 to MSAA! To participate, visit http://www.swimandsweat.com/ms-month and use the code MS10 at checkout.
SwimForMS.org is now mobile friendly.
Congratulations, Paul Ojakian, for
being the top Swim for MS fundraiser during the month of February! Start
your Swim for MS for your chance to be the top fundraiser next month
and win an autographed picture of 4-Time Olympic Gold Medalist, Missy Franklin!
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.