The MS Dinner of Champions made its national debut in 1972 and is now held across the country as one of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s major events. Funds raised benefit the Society’s efforts in research and local programs for people with multiple sclerosis and their families.
Check back for information on the 2014 MS Dinner of Champions in Roanoke!
Purposes of the MS Dinner of Champions:
- To honor an outstanding community leader.
- To raise funds to support the local programs and services of the Blue Ridge Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society as well as national research to find a cure for multiple sclerosis.
- To educate the public about multiple sclerosis and the importance of early intervention with disease-modifying therapies.
Past honorees of the MS Dinner of Champions in Roanoke:
GEORGE CARTLEDGE, SR.
DAVID R. GOODE
JUDGE AND MRS. BEVERLY FITZPATRICK
HARRIET AND SIG DAVIDSON
M. CALDWELL BUTLER
WILLIAM B. HOPKINS, SR.
LUCIAN Y. GROVE
WILLIAM S. HUBARD
DR. PAUL E. TORGERSEN
BITTLE W. PORTERFIELD
Email Rebecca Green or call 434.465.6036 for more information.