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New MS Awareness videos
out our YouTube channel for two new videos that demonstrate
how MS affects everyone differently and the importance of creating and
spreading awareness of MS.
Thanks to our student volunteers at the Art Institute of Philadelphia for
creating these videos.
March 20: MS Walk Night at Athena's
Come out to Athena's in West Chester, Pa. today, March 20, from 4
to 9 p.m., and they will generously donate 10% of all proceeds to
JP Walkers, supporting Walk MS. Contact Janice Park at 610-738-9964 for
March 26: Dinner at Quotations
Come out to Quotations in Media, Pa. on March 26 and they will generously
donate 10% of their food proceeds for the evening to Tracy's Trekkers,
supporting Walk MS. Contact Tracy Moran at 215-307-5403 for more
Check out our full list of upcoming community events.
Wheelchair Accessible Vacation Rentals: A Connecticut couple affected by MS has three
wheelchair accessible vacation homes available for rent. One is on Sanibel Island, Florida, one is in Sea Colony East in Delaware and the last one is in Sea Colony West in Delaware. For more information on
any of these vacation homes or to make a reservation, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Walker: Used, in good condition. Basic type without wheels.
Collapsible. Asking $20. Located in Northampton County, Pa. Call Joanie at
Click here to view all our classified ads.
Volunteers needed at Walk MS
Brush off those sneakers and get out the sunscreen! Walk MS is fast approaching. Register today to volunteer at your local Walk MS site on April 22, May 5 or May 6. And
don't forget to gather your friends and family to join in on the fun.
Volunteers are needed to check in walkers, work rest stops and hand out
completer medals, food and drinks. Learn more at volunteerforMS.org.
Register for spring wellness classes
physically, socially and mentally is an important part of overcoming the
challenges of living with MS.
The following wellness classes run from April
through June and cost $30 each to sign up (fee covers all 10 classes).
Yoga classes are designed to effectively improve muscle tone and
circulation. Gentle Yoga helps strengthen, stretch and relax muscle groups
and build concentration.
at Your Core Pilates classes:
Pilates mat exercises focus on strengthening the core muscles from your
shoulders to your hips. You will sit and lie on your side and back to do
the stretches and exercises, and all can be modified to fit your personal
This program can help alleviate fatigue and pain through relaxation
exercises and can increase your awareness of your body as a whole.
the links above or call 1-800-FIGHT-MS (option 1) to register. Registration
closes April 6.
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the use or contents of any product or service mentioned. The National MS
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Find us online:
National MS Society, Greater Delaware Valley Chapter
30 S. 17th St., Suite 800, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Early and ongoing treatment with
an FDA-approved therapy can make a difference for people with multiple
sclerosis. Learn about your options by talking to your health care professional
and contacting the National MS Society at http://main.nationalmssociety.org/
or 1-800-FIGHT-MS (344-4867).