Swim for MS News - March 2015

MS Awareness Month is here!

 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!

Swim for MS

Also, be on the lookout for our NEW Swim website launching this March and register to Swim for MS!

 Official Swim for MS Swimsuits
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!

Swim for MS swimsuits modeled by participants

Swim & Sweat to Benefit MS

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.

Swim & Sweat - discounts for March to benefit Swim for M

Any Pool, Any Time...Any Device!

SwimForMS.org is now mobile friendly.

The February 2015 Top Fundraiser

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 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 HARDCORESWIM 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.