Mid-Missourians Walk for MS

7 years 4 weeks 1 day ago Saturday, April 21 2012 Apr 21, 2012 Saturday, April 21, 2012 4:52:00 PM CDT April 21, 2012 in News
By: Stefanie Redding

COLUMBIA - On Saturday, some Mid-Missourians came out to Stephen Lake Park to show their support for Multiple Sclerosis awareness by participating in a fundraising event -- Walk MS. Last year's walk raised over $30,000. The goal this year is to top that. Some teams raised over $10,000 and more than 300 people showed up.

Mulitple Sclerosis is a disease affecting the central nervous system. It interrupts the flow of information from the brain to the body. MS affects more than 400 thousand people in the U-S.

 

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