MS fund-raiser walk scheduled for Saturday

The Brevard County Walk MS fund-raiser is scheduled to take place  Saturday on the campus of Florida Tech in Melbourne.  There will be an option of walking two courses, one a mile in length and the other a mile and a half.

Walkers of all skill levels are invited to participate in this event which supports multiple sclerosis vicitms.

“Walk MS is our rallying point, a time and place for us to stand together to help raise critical funds that support cutting edge research, drive change through advocacy, facilitate professional education and provide programs and services to help people with MS to move their lives forward”, Director of Development for the MS Society Bill Conway said.

There is no fee to participate in Walk MS, but registration is required and a $20 minimum pledge will be requested.  Registration is available online. The minimum fund-raising amount to receive a Walk MS 2011 T-shirt is $125 and additional prizes will be available based on money raised.

For more information, contact Conway at 407-478-8882 or [email protected]

By Samantha Martin