Oct 04, 2012
Johnny on the Spot Joins MuckRuckus MS as Silver Sponsor
ATLANTA (October 1, 2012)– The National MS Society- Georgia Chapter is proud to announce Johnny On the Spot as a Silver Sponsor of MuckRuckus MS Atlanta. The inaugural five-mile challenge course will be held Oct. 6, 2012, at Serenbe in Palmetto, Ga., south of Atlanta.
We are proud to partner with Johnny on the Spot,” said Georgia Chapter President, Roy Rangel. “Sponsors of MuckRuckus MS, like the Johnny on the Spot, are visible, recognized, and celebrated throughout our events for their partnership and commitment to achieving a world free of multiple sclerosis. MS is a disease that stops people from moving and over 9,000 Georgians face the challenges of this disease. Together we can make a difference and one day achieve a world free of MS.”
MuckRuckus MS is an event in which an anticipated over 300 participants will encounter a course featuring over 30 obstacles through five miles of water, mud, and muck. At the completion of the course, participants will enjoy a festival, complete with food, vendors, and a beer garden. Funds raised support research to finding a cure for multiple sclerosis and provide financial assistance, respite care, educational programs and more for Georgians affected by MS. For more information, please visit www.muckruckusms.org/atlanta.
About Multiple Sclerosis:
Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system. Symptoms range from numbness and tingling to blindness and paralysis. The progress, severity, and specific symptoms of MS in any one person cannot yet be predicted, but advances in research and treatment are moving us closer to a world free of MS.
About the National Multiple Sclerosis Society:
The National MS Society is a collective of passionate individuals who want to do something about MS now – to move together toward a world free of multiple sclerosis. MS stops people from moving. We exist to make sure it doesn’t. We help each person address the challenges of living with MS through our 50-state network of chapters. The Society helps people affected by MS by funding cutting-edge research, driving change through advocacy, facilitating professional education, and providing programs and services that help people with MS and their families move their lives forward.