Swim for MS News - September 2013
Social Media Fundraising Tips
Here are some requests for support you can post on your social media websites to get the word out on your Swim!
- Do you like to SWIM? What if it was for a GREAT cause? Support my Swim for MS event benefiting the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America! MSAA’s mission is to enrich the quality of life for everyone affected by MS by improving their safety, mobility, and independence. Help support MSAA! Please visit http://SwimforMS.org for more information.
- Are you competitive? Sign up now to Swim for MS! This competition will benefit the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA). The #1 team will receive a prize! To learn more about my Swim for MS, please visit [insert your personal fundraising page link here].
*Please tag MSAA’s Facebook page (Facebook.com/MSassociation) when posting your event on your personal Facebook account.
- Do you like to SWIM? Support my #SwimForMS which will benefit @MSassociation! #MultipleSclerosis #ImprovingLivesToday
- I am holding a #SwimforMS competition to support @MSassociation. To support my cause, please visit [insert your personal fundraising page link here]. #multiplesclerosis
Get Your Swim for MS Swimsuits
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The September Winner is...
Congratulations, Nick Fedirko, for being the top Swim for MS fundraiser during the month of August!
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.