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MS Leaders Circle 2015

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Congratulations on your induction into the 2015 MS Leaders Circle! Your acceptance means that you will benefit from a profile in the Philadelphia Business Journal, networking opportunities with other community-minded professionals, and the chance to move your career forward though this philanthropic commitment.

As an honoree, you have committed to raise at least $1,500 through a special gifts campaign to help the more than 15,000 local people living with MS. The money raised will help fund critical programs and services and important research projects.

Thank you for joining the movement!

For questions about MS Leaders Circle, contact us at 215-271-1500 or Colby.Accola@nmss.org.

Important links:

> Your account (Participant Center)

> Accept your nomination (choose one of the following options):

    - Paper form
    - Online form

Program Overview (pdf)

Fundraising tools

Sponsor a participant

Membership in the Leaders Circle includes: 

 > Prestige to be among the region’s civic leaders

 > Special insert (pdf) with picture and bio in the Philadelphia Business Journal

 > A welcome reception

 > An awards reception hosted by Pat Croce

 > Networking events with fellow honorees and alumni from corporations throughout the region

 > Opportunity to broaden resume with nonprofit experience

Honoree responsibilities:

 > Raise a minimum of $1,500 through a special gifts campaign

 > Set and publish a fundraising goal

 > Provide a biographical sketch, including a photo (will be taken at Awards Ceremony)

 > Attend the awards reception

 > Nominate individuals in the future for the Leaders Circle

 > Participate in a group community service project (optional)

Campaign goals:

 > To recognize 40 of our area’s corporate leaders

 > To raise $150,000 to help create a world free of MS

 > To educate the business community about MS and raise awareness about chapter resources for those living with MS

Fundraising tools: 

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Event Progress


58 percent of goal achieved.

Top Participants


  1. Philip Fisher - $12,637.00
  2. Jennifer Goetz - $9,959.00
  3. Stephanee Heitkamp - $7,370.00
  4. Adam Rosenzweig - $5,613.00
  5. Debbie Quarry - $5,515.00
  6. Rich Howell - $4,625.00
  7. Courtney Graybill - $4,215.00
  8. Chris Cato - $3,705.00
  9. George Papanier - $3,000.00
  10. Midge Regester - $2,740.00