Team Fearless MS: Advocates Unite!
“Team Fearless MS: Advocates Unite!” is our theme for the 2015 National Multiple Sclerosis Education and Awareness Month® (NMSEAM) in March.
Are you ready to use your voice to make a difference for people with MS? Join the MSF’s government advocacy initiatives now! No special skills or experience are required, just an interest in speaking up about the MS cause to your state officials and legislators. We’ll provide you with the information and tools you need, and work with you each step of the way. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to volunteer.
There is strength in numbers! During this Awareness Month and beyond, let’s work together. “Team Fearless MS: Advocates Unite!”
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Enter Our MS Superhero Contest!
Assemble your sidekicks and suit up for National MS Education and Awareness Month This year’s theme is “Team Fearless MS: Advocates Unite!” No superhuman powers needed.
Participate in our MS Superhero Contest. IPads will be awarded as prizes in each category. Winners will also be featured in MSFocus. Nominate your hero in one category only. If you wish, you may nominate a different hero in each category.
The categories are:
* The MS Superhero – any person diagnosed with MS
* An Advocate of Caliber – a person who advocates for someone with MS. They may be a family member or friend who helps someone with MS, in any capacity. Or they may be a person who takes personal or political action on behalf of a person(s) with MS.
* Captain Healthcare – any healthcare professional who serves individuals with MS
Applicants are asked to submit an essay, of 500 words or less, to describe their hero and why they have decided to nominate them. Applications are found in each Awareness Kit and in the current issue of MSFocus. Additional applications can be obtained by calling 888-MSFOCUS (673-6287).
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