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Join us at this Year's Bike MS: PGA TOUR Cycle to the Shore - Volunteers Needed

September 4, 2013

Bike MS: PGA TOUR Cycle to the Shore is a two-day fundraising event being held on September 28th and 29th that benefits the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, North Florida Chapter. Over 2000 cyclists ride from St. Augustine to Daytona and back to raise awareness and funds for a world free of MS. Show your support by volunteering. Volunteers are needed for various opportunities throughout the weekend.

There are many volunteer opportunities at Bike MS; families, corporate groups and individuals are encouraged and welcome to participate. Some volunteer positions require a criminal and/or DMV background check. Below are some examples of Bike MS volunteer opportunities.
  • Bike Check-ins
  • Rest Stops
  • Lunch Stops
  • Site Set Up & Tear Down
  • Luggage
  • SAG Drivers
  • Customer Service

Register online or for more information contact Morgan Thaney.

About the North Florida Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society

The North Florida Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society was founded in 1973 and provides comprehensive programs and advocacy to assist and empower the more than 18,000 individuals residing in 34 counties of north Florida who are affected by MS annually. The North Florida Chapter is also a driving force of research for the prevention, treatment and cure of MS and contributes funds to support 350 National MS Society research projects worldwide.

About Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system that disrupts the flow of information within the brain, and between the brain and body. 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 leading to better understanding and moving us closer to a world free of MS. Most people with MS are diagnosed between the ages of 20 and 50, with at least two to three times more women than men being diagnosed with the disease. MS affects more than 2.3 million people worldwide.

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