Thursday, May 25, 2017
Walk in Chilliwack May 28
Cathy Nidoski, MS/Voice photos
fundraiser walkers in 2012.
n Sunday May 28, in communities across the province, over 4,000
participants will come together for British Columbia’s annual
Scotiabank MS Walk to demonstrate their power in helping to change
the lives of Canadians living with multiple sclerosis (MS).
Working members of
the media are invited to cover the inspiring event and speak with an
MS spokesperson and/or those directly affected by the disease. In
the Fraser Valley, the event details are as follows:
WHO: Over 90 participants will celebrate the power of coming
together to change the lives of Canadians affected by multiple
sclerosis at the Scotiabank MS Walk in Chilliwack.
WHAT: The Scotiabank MS Walk is a family-oriented,
community-supported event that raises funds in support of the fight
to end MS. Participants can choose from varying route lengths,
including a wheelchair accessible route for participants using
mobility aids. Local favourite, Topaz Rock Band, will be performing
at Vedder Park from 1pm-3pm to entertain guests with their good old
fashion rock sound. More information is available online at:
WHEN: May 28 2017; Check-in time 11:30 am; Start time 1 pm
WHERE: Vedder Park. 45450 Petawawa Rd, Chilliwack, BC V2R 3M4
WHY: Funds raised from MS Walk support innovative research
into the cause, treatment and cure of MS as well as valuable
services, programs and advocacy for Canadians affected by MS.
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