Central US location to serve as nationwide hub as MDA accelerates progress to find treatments and cures
CHICAGO, June 12, 2014 — The Muscular Dystrophy Association has a new national office from which to direct its mission, fundraising and operational strategies.
PHILADELPHIA, May 23, 2014 — Motorcycle riders and non-riders alike from across the Mid-Atlantic revved their fundraising engines for the 27th annual Ride for Life event to raise a total of $1,093,433 to fuel the fight against muscle disease in support of local families served by the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
TUCSON, Ariz. – May 7, 2014 — Lowe’s stores across the nation helped fight back against muscle disease by teaming with customers to raise $7.5 million during the annual Shamrocks program to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 6, 2014 — The Muscular Dystrophy Association announced today that Bojangles’ restaurants, with the help of its loyal customers, have raised a record-breaking $536,000 during the organization’s annual Shamrocks mobile program that will help send some 660 children affected by muscle disease to a weeklong, barrier-free MDA summer camp this year.
Philadelphia, April 25, 2014 — Legendary rock star Bret Michaels is set to take center stage on Saturday, May 3 for an exclusive concert for hundreds of motorcycle enthusiasts at the 27th annual Ride for Life event at 7 p.m. at the Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks in Bethlehem, Pa. to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association.