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Fundraisers for MDA telethon begin Saturday

1416 days ago From Blue Springs Examiner   View Archived Article

INDEPENDENCE, MISSOURI - By Anonymous Nine-year-old Austin Booth, this year's local Missouri Goodwill Ambassador for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, will be hosting his 4th Annual 8-Ball Pool Tournament to raise funds for MDA. Austin, who was diagnosed with Duchenne ...

Executives put behind bars, 'bail' benefits muscular dystrophy

1440 days ago From Ultimate Conroe   View Archived Article

CONROE, TEXAS - by | July 26, 2011 1:19 pm The Muscular Dystrophy Association is holding its annual Conroe lock-up to raise money to send kids to MDA summer camp. For the event, 50 local business and civic leaders are put behind bars and try to raise $1600 in 'b ...

Canby firefighters will urge motorists to "fill the boot" Saturday to fight muscular dystrophy

1440 days ago From OregonLive.com   View Archived Article

PORTLAND, OREGON - By Rick Bella, The Oregonian View full sizeCanby Fire DistrictOn Saturday, Canby firefighters hope to set a record by collecting $12000 in donations to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association. CANBY -- Canby firefighters have set a goal of ...

MDA summer camp calls for male volunteers from Hackensack area

1445 days ago From NorthJersey.com   View Archived Article

BERGEN, NEW JERSEY - BY MARK J. BONAMO The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) is calling on male volunteers from Hackensack and beyond to help staff the organization's summer camp. According to Gloria English, director of the MDA summer camp in Spring Valley, NY, . ...

20 Pianos In 2 Days: Woodbury Teen Looks To Raise $1 Million For MDA

1446 days ago From Patch.com   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - By Kris Janisch Woodbury 15-year-old Alex Amble will play 20 Twin Cities pianos in two days this weekend as part of his effort to raise $1 million for muscular dystrophy research. Submitted photo It's not that playing 20 pianos in two days is too ...

Firefighters "Fill The Boot" for MDA

1449 days ago From Patch.com   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - By Mike Jones Kirwan Heights firefighters will be out on Route 50 in full force next month as they =93Fill The Boot=94 to help fight muscular dystrophy. The annual fundraising drive that solicits money from motorists raised $4916 last year for the Mu ...

Greendale Firefighters Collect Money for a Cause

1449 days ago From Patch.com   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - The firefighters collected money from motorists and pedestrians for the Muscular Dystrophy Association's Fill the Boot fundraiser on July 15 and will be doing so again on Saturday the 16th from 10 am to 2 pm at the intersection of 76 th St. and G ...

MDA Golf Tournament Tees Off in Coitsville

1449 days ago From WYTV   View Archived Article

YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO - 112 golfers participated with all money raised going to help the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Over 30 people volunteered their time to help at the NALC's biggest fundraiser of the year. "It's all about giving. It's amazing, the re ...

Bob Gallaher and others spend time behind bars for good cause

1452 days ago From WEAU-TV 13   View Archived Article

EAU CLAIRE, WISCONSIN - Bob and other business leaders from around the Chippewa Valley were on hand to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Bob was stuck behind bars until he could raise enough money for bail. As a jail bird, Bob was able to raise more than . ...

ERA Justin Realty helps get kids to MDA Summer Camp

1453 days ago From NorthJersey.com   View Archived Article

BERGEN, NEW JERSEY - At a Muscular Dystrophy Association lock-up luncheon, area business leaders, some chauffeured by cooperating police departments, were brought to the luncheon while the three waited to be "sprung." Reaching their fundraising goals was the ke ...

Rhinelander fire fighters raise over $12,000 for MDA

1453 days ago From NewsoftheNorth.Net   View Archived Article

GERMAIN, WISCONSIN - While most Rhinelander residents were putting on their dancing shoes for the Hodag Country Festival last weekend, the Rhinelander fire fighters were taking theirs off to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association. The fire fighters removed their boot ...

Jerrod Niemann Teams Up With The Muscular Dystrophy Association

1461 days ago From All Access Music Group   View Archived Article

MALIBU, CALIFORNIA - That's why it's so important for me to use my healthy muscles to help kids and adults who have muscular dystrophy. I know that by working together, we can end muscle diseases. Be the next to flex.=94 The MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATION provide ...

Firefighters Pull in more than $32,000 Through 'Fill the Boot'

1467 days ago From Patch.com   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - By David Cotey | Email the author | 4:30pm Local Muscular Dystrophy Association Goodwill Ambassador, Jacob Smith, 10, helped Interim Fire Chief Jon Cohn and the rest of the Greenfield Fire Department raise $32762. Muscular Dystrophy Association Membe ...

Local Teen Gets 2nd Chance After MDA Camp Sends Him Home

1467 days ago From NBC4i.com   View Archived Article

COLUMBUS, OHIO - He's been attending the Muscular Dystrophy Association's week-long residential camp since he was 5 years old. This year, camp advisors sent him home, indicating Trevor was too sick to attend. MDA has promised to work with Trevor's family ...

Lock Up raises more than $50,000

1470 days ago From ENC Today   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - Local businesses from Jacksonville, Richlands, Swansboro and surrounding areas of Onslow County helped Muscular Dystrophy Association raise more than $50000. The June 15 event at Logans Roadhouse raised $50426 for MDA families and research, ...

Motorcycle ride benefits Muscular Dystrophy Association

1470 days ago From Las Cruces Sun-News   View Archived Article

LAS CRUCES, NEW MEXICO - LAS CRUCES - Area motorcyclists rode throughout Do-a Ana County on Sunday during the sixth annual Muscular Dystrophy Association Raffle & Benefit Run presented by Barnett's Las Cruces Harley-Davidson and Southern New Mexico Harley Owners Grou ...

'Fill the Boot' in Loma Linda raises more than $12000

1471 days ago From Contra Costa Times   View Archived Article

LOMA LINDA, CALIFORNIA - It got heavier Friday and Saturday as people gave more than $12000 to the Loma Linda Fire Department's "Fill the Boot" fundraiser to help raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). Department employees and volunteers were ...

Go to Jail, Go Directly to Jail ... for a Good Cause

1473 days ago From Patch.com   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - The Muscular Dystrophy Association will be arresting high-profile "jailbirds," who will have to raise "bail" for the group to be freed. By Robyn Monaghan | Email the author | 12:30pm We have a news tip there's going to be a bi ...

Local fitness center raises money for Muscular Dystrophy

1473 days ago From Suburban Life Publications   View Archived Article

DOWNERS GROVE, ILLINOIS - The Berkeley location raised more than $2200 from fundraising efforts in the local community to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Curves views the efforts as a way to build community through charity, according to a news release. ...

Fundraiser 'jails' leaders for MDA

1474 days ago From Forsyth County News Online   View Archived Article

CUMMING, GEORGIA - The biennial Cumming Executive Lock-up, a fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, will send more than 125 local leaders to a mock jail at the Windermere Golf Club. Those folks will then make calls to try and raise enough money to make bail ...

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