Join our MGFA TOGETHER WE STAND Virtual Event on October 10

A celebration of the power of community, love, and hope.

In a unique and unprecedented year of change and challenges, MGFA is responding by bringing the power of the MG community together virtually during our MGFA Together We Stand event on Saturday, October 10, 2020 Join us just before 12:00 p.m. Eastern to log in and participate. The URL link for the event is coming soon.

Join us for this live, first-ever multimedia broadcast experience! We’ll spotlight our amazing volunteers and support groups, those living with MG, our MG Walk participants, researchers, partners, and medical professionals who work hard to achieve progress every day across the global myasthenia gravis community.

Be prepared for live interviews, video segments, volunteer recognition, interactive experiences, and exciting developments in the MG space.

It’s a celebration of the power of community, love, and hope around the world. Together We Stand as one community in the fight against MG.

WE NEED YOUR HELP MORE THAN EVER. Please continue your generous, impactful fundraising efforts in the coming months to help people with MG. Please register a Team like you normally would, donate to a current team or participant, or make an individual donation.

Please Give Today to Support MG Community

Join MGFA Art Contest

Join our Online Scavenger Hunt

All previous and future donations and fundraising for the MG Walks will be applied to our Together We Stand event and will benefit the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America to help:

  1. Fund and support new impactful research
  2. Create new treatment opportunities
  3. Improve the quality of life for those living with MG
  4. Provide support groups and offer guidance and resources
  5. Inform medical professionals and educate people about the challenges of living with MG.

You can raise money and fundraise for this year’s efforts by visiting your walk page. All fundraisers will receive the prizes based on your fundraising totals ($50 for MG Walk Cooler, $100 for the MG Walk t-shirt, $250+ for additional prizes) one month after the October 10th date.

There are other fun ways you can get involved too!

MGFA Together We Stand Art Contest
What does the MG Community mean to you? That is the question that you’ll answer through your artistic and creative skills. We’re asking you to submit a digital photo of an original piece of artwork that you created yourself (a painting, drawing, graphic design, …any medium you want) that tells us what the Myasthenia community means to you.

Submit your photo of your creative artwork before October 1, 2020 by midnight Pacific time.

Judges will select a first, second, and third prize winner and these artists will see their artwork featured as part of the MGFA Together We Stand broadcast event on October 10 at 12:00 Noon Eastern.

Submit your digital photo to sgardner@myasthenia.org.

Together We Seek and Find Research Scavenger Hunt
Are you good at finding information online? Are you excited about doing that for prizes? Participate in the MGFA Industry Research Partner online scavenger hunt, where you’ll go to MGFA and industry partner websites to look for key facts and data that address a series of questions.

  1. Go to in https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DGLLNZW.
  2. Simply read through the questions and the hints provided for each website and go to those webpages to find the answers. Fill out the questionnaire.
  3. Once you submit your responses to the questions based on your online research, you’ll be eligible for great prizes.

Register to enter the fight against MG now! You can raise money and fundraise for this year’s efforts by visiting your walk page. All fundraisers will receive the prizes based on your fundraising totals ($50 for MG Walk Cooler, $100 for the MG Walk t-shirt, $250+ for additional prizes) after the Oct. 10 deadline!

You can fundraise online, or you can send a check to:
MG Walk Office
1707 N. Randall Rd, Suite 200
Elgin, IL 60123

Thank you for your past and future support of the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America.

Thank you to our Sponsors!

 

National Presenting Sponsors

 

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