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2014 Orlando MG Walk


Orlando MG Walk
Sunday, April 27, 2014
Harbor Park at Lake Baldwin, Orlando, FL

1 or 3 Mile Routes
Registration Opens at 9:00 AM
Walk Begins at 10:00 AM  
 

The MG Walk generates awareness, renews hope, and creates a community of support and strength. The MG Walk enables patients to talk about their illness – many for the first time and experience an outpouring of support, concern, and a pledge from family, friends, and coworkers to do more.

 

Join us as we will step up for tens of thousands of Americans in the fight against MG. Click “Register” above to start or join a team. Then update your free personal fundraising page and tell the world about myasthenia gravis, and why we want a world without it!

 
From there, it’s as easy as asking people to support you with a contribution of any size.


(Press play and then use the arrows to learn more about the MG Walk campaign and how participation works!)
 

On April 27, 2014, we gather to celebrate those we love who live with MG, celebrate the research we’ve helped developed by fundraising, and the path we’re on to a world without myasthenia gravis!

 

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If you have checks or cash funds to turn in, please let us know and we can help you add them to your fundraising page. Checks may be mailed to the address below. Please be sure you've written your team name in the memo field!
 

MGFA - MG Walk Office

355 Lexington Avenue, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10017 
 

If you have questions or want to know more, contact us today:

 
855.MGWalks (855.649.2557)
Info@MGWalk.org
 

 

 


Help us reach our goal of: $20,000
60 percent raised
$11,183 raised so far in 2014 Orlando MG Walk
$8,817 to go!


TOP FUNDRAISERS
Top Individuals
Amber McKeon $ 2,140
Richard Elmore $ 1,985
Leah Nash $ 1,800
Rebekah Dorr $ 960
Cheryl Hamilton $ 623
Amy Fritz-Ocock $ 600
Arlene Hutchinson $ 380
Beth Nash $ 325
Frederick Hart $ 300
Nikki McKeon $ 275
Top Teams
Team McKeon $ 2,465
O-MG Team Nash Rocks! $ 2,420
Team Penguin $ 1,693
The Ocock Family $ 900
Orlando MaGic $ 450
Team Helen $ 405
Team Oldham $ 360
Filippelli $ 225


Event Updates

Funds raised through the MG Walk enable many different programs of research and support for patients:
  • Fully fund the development of the MG Patient Registry
  • Build and maintain the FREE myMG smartphone app
  • Create and maintain support groups coast-to-coast
  • Continue to fund MG research aligned with the MGFA research agenda
  • Offer a Podcast series to share information
  • Offer a series of MG specific informational brochures
  • Host a National MG Conference
  • Maintain national branding best practices, because awareness fuels action, and action leads to finding a cure.
 
National Sponsor: 
     
   
 
Want to see your businesses name here? How about our press coverage and other materials? Check out our different Sponsorship Opportunities and let us know! We'd love to have you along as a partner!
 
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The Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America (MGFA) is the only national volunteer health agency dedicated to MG, and is committed to finding a cure, improving treatment options, and providing information and support to MG patients through research, education, community programs, and advocacy. For more about the MGFA and its programs, visit Myasthenia.org.



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