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National Sponsors of Walk MS® Represent More Than 30 Years of Support

April 2, 2024

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society's story speaks of more than 75 years of progress toward creating a world free of MS. Work of this magnitude is not done alone but with the shared commitment and vision of others who also want to find a cure. This is why the Society thanks and recognizes its Walk MS National Sponsors — Bristol Myers Squibb, EMD Serono, Genentech, and Novartis — for their unwavering and generous support to fund critical research and services for people living with MS. Collectively, these corporate sponsors represent more than 30 years of standing with the Society until the day, no one will hear the words ‘you have MS’.
  • Bristol Myers Squibb continues its partnership as a national sponsor of Walk MS for the sixth consecutive year, standing strong with the MS community.
  • EMD Serono returns for the sixth year as a national sponsor of Walk MS, reaffirming their commitment to supporting those affected by MS.
  • Genentech remains steadfast in their dedication to the MS community, returning for the ninth consecutive year as a national sponsor of Walk MS.
  • Novartis maintains its longstanding support of the MS community and Walk MS, marking its 13th consecutive year as a national sponsor.
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About Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable disease of the central nervous system. Currently there is no cure. Symptoms vary from person to person and may include disabling fatigue, mobility challenges, cognitive changes, and vision issues. An estimated 1 million people live with MS in the United States. Early diagnosis and treatment are critical to minimize disability. Significant progress is being made to achieve a world free of MS.

About the National Multiple Sclerosis Society

The National MS Society, founded in 1946, is the global leader of a growing movement dedicated to creating a world free of MS. The Society funds cutting-edge research for a cure, drives change through advocacy and provides programs and services to help people affected by MS live their best lives. Connect to learn more and get involved:, Facebook, X, formerly known as Twitter, Instagram, YouTube or 1-800-344-4867.


© 2024 The National Multiple Sclerosis Society is a tax exempt 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Its Identification Number (EIN) is 13-5661935.