MS Awareness Week is right around the corner and the Virginia - West Virginia Chapter is looking forward to partnering with you to help create more connections, deepen engagement, and increase impact across the MS Movement!
No matter where you live, there are lots of ways to participate:
NORFOLK ADMIRALS MS AWARENESS NIGHT (Norfolk, VA)
Come out and join us on March 6th at 7:30 pm for our third annual MS Awareness Night with the Norfolk Admirals—and don’t forget to wear orange! Advanced tickets available online through March 6th at the reduced price of $12 by using group code kurtz12. A portion of every ticket sold through our group code will come back to the chapter, so spread the word to your family, friends, and co-workers.
In addition, visit Buffalo Wild Wings (420 Monticello Ave., Ste 150, Norfolk, VA) before or after the game and they will donate 10% of your bill to the Chapter.
STARR HILL RALLY (Crozet, VA)
Starr Hill Brewery has selected the Chapter as their “Cheers for Charity” non-profit partner for the entire month of March! $1 for every pint of beer sold throughout the month in the Tap Room will be donated to the Society.
BRING YOUR TEAM to the Starr Hill Brewery Tap Room on Friday, March 6th, from 5:30 pm until 8 pm for an opportunity to meet our team and learn more about the great work being done to create a world free of MS!
“Finger licking” food will be provided by Morsel Compass Mobile Kitchen food truck, as well as live music and the impeccable flavors of the most award winning craft brewery on the East Coast.
Also joining us for this special night will be the Ragged Mountain Running Shop and a sponsoring bike shop to assist your team in getting ready for the upcoming Walk MS and Bike MS!
HERE ARE ADDITIONAL WAYS YOU CAN HELP RAISE AWARENESS:
Sign up for our monthly MS eNEWS for the latest on research, legislation and more that impacts people living with MS.
JOIN AN EVENT
Plan a fundraising night at a local restaurant and have the profits donated to the Chapter.
Connect with others to raise awareness at MSconnection.org.
Raise MS aWEARness by wearing orange. You could even organize a “Wear Orange” day at your work or school. Need some more orange? Visit the "MS Store."
Conduct a Facebook campaign asking your friends to dedicate their status or profile picture. Use hashtag #MSconnection on your Twitter and Facebook to spread the word!
Invite your friends and family to become a fan of the Virginia - West Virginia Chapter on Facebook.
Gather a group of friends outside of a prominent place and splash the area with orange pom-poms and signs announcing MS Awareness Week.
A full list of activities across our chapter territory will be posted on our Facebook page! If you have something planned, please let us know.