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Do It Yourself Fundraising is an opportunity for people with a deep commitment to the MS cause to raise awareness and critical funds for the MS Movement in new and creative ways.

This site includes helpful resources to help you kick off a Do It Yourself activity and learn from others who are hosting their own.

Activities can include golf tournaments, dinner parties, bake sales, endurance events, simply asking your friends, and more!

So get started today, join the movement®, and together we can all help to create a world free of MS!

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A Crazy Quest for a Cure!

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Ms. Eileen Youens

198 percent of goal achieved.

Goal: $500.00
Achieved: $990.00

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Is it crazy to run a 5K if you started training less than 3 months before the run? Is it crazy to run a 5K if you had a baby only 4 months before the run? And is it crazy to think that we can find a cure for multiple sclerosis? If so, call me crazy

I've decided to run in the Color Run 5K in Dallas on November 16th--just over four months after giving birth to my second daughter--and I'm using this crazy idea as an excuse to raise money to find a cure for multiple sclerosis (MS).

Chances are you know someone with MS, although you may not know they have it. My sister was diagnosed with MS several years ago, and she's the reason I'm passionate about finding a cure for this disease. 

Please join me in this crazy quest to raise money to find a cure for MS! 

About MS: Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system, which interrupts the flow of information within the brain, and between the brain and body. More than 400,000 people in the United States have MS, and it affects more women than men, with a ratio of 2:1. MS symptoms can include pain, numbness, dizziness, fatigue, vision problems, and balance problems.

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