Apr 18, 2013
Live Coverage on KBOI2 - Record, Watch and Walk MS!
Tune-in to KBOI2 this Saturday, April 20 from 9:30-10:00 a.m. and watch the Walk MS celebration as people from throughout Treasure Valley come together to help create a world free of multiple sclerosis.
The KBOI2 News crew -- Natalie Hurst, Brian Morrin and Vin Crosby -- will be broadcasting live from Walk MS Boise in Julia Davis Park. During the show, they will catch up with participants who have been busy preparing for the event by fundraising, spreading awareness and lacing up their shoes for the 1- and 3-mile routes.
“Walk MS is an inspirational morning and it is great KBOI will be there to showcase and tell the story of those that walk and fundraise to find a cure and help Idahoans impacted by multiple sclerosis,” said Becky Lyttle, vice president of community development for the National MS Society Utah-Southern Idaho Chapter. “We are thankful for their support and also that of all our partners and participants who help to move our important mission forward.”
The morning festivities also will be emceed by KBOI2 Sports Director Chris Nettleton and WOW 104.3 DJ Jesse James. They will help to rally the crowd, present awards to top teams and talk about progress that has been made in MS research.
Unable to make it to Walk MS Boise? Watch and participate from the comfort of your home by –
- Making a donation online (www.walkMSidaho.org) or by mailing it to the National MS Society (4696 W. Overland Drive, #222, Boise, ID 83705)
- Sharing words of inspiration or your hopes for a world free of MS on Facebook and Twitter and using the following handles and hashtags in your posts:
Handles: @kboitv and @walkMSutahIdaho
Hashtags: #liveonkboi and #walkMSutahIdaho
- Having a viewing party with family and friends and encourage them to donate and share via social media
Please note: Participants can still sign up to be at Walk MS in Julia Davis Park either on-site day of or online (www.walkMSidaho.org) until Thursday evening on April 18. Registration day of will open at 8 a.m. with a program presentation starting at 9:40 a.m. and walking commencing at 10 a.m.. Walk MS is a family-friendly event.
Be inspired. Get connected. Walk MS!
Walk MS Boise, presented by CBH Homes
Saturday, April 20
On KBOI2 TV - 9:30-10:00 a.m.
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