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Golf Events from Coast to Coast Bring Lifesaving Funds for Families Living with Muscular Dystrophy, ALS, and Related Neuromuscular Diseases

New York, NY – March 28, 2024 – Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) announced registration is open for fundraising events at championship golf courses from coast to coast from May through September 2024. These events raise funds for the organization's mission to accelerate research, advance care, and advocate to empower families living with muscular dystrophy, ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, aka Lou Gehrig's disease), and related neuromuscular diseases to live longer more independent lives.

Muscular Dystrophy Association families and supporters come together to accelerate research and care on golf courses from coast to coast.

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Golf events from coast to coast bring lifesaving funds for families living with muscular dystrophy, ALS (also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease), and related neuromuscular diseases.

2024 MDA Golf Events Open for Registration:

"We extend our heartfelt appreciation to our partners, families, and supporters whose passion for golf aligns with the mission of the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Together, we are driving forward critical initiatives in clinical and scientific research, patient care, educational outreach, advocacy, and summer camp experiences. Through these efforts, we're empowering families living with neuromuscular diseases with hope for a brighter, more independent future. The impact of MDA's innovative funding is tangible, with breakthroughs that have led to 20 FDA-approved treatments in the past two decades alone. Looking ahead to 2024, we anticipate even greater strides as our pipeline continues to advance research and clinical trials. Your participation and generosity in events like these propel us closer to our shared vision of a world free from the limitations of genetic diseases," stated Tracy Denton, Senior Vice President of Development Partnerships at MDA.

To volunteer at a golf event near you: MDA.org/Volunteer

About Muscular Dystrophy Association

Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) is the #1 voluntary health organization in the United States for people living with muscular dystrophy, ALS, and related neuromuscular diseases. For over 70 years, MDA has led the way in accelerating research, advancing care, and advocating for the support of our families. MDA's mission is to empower the people we serve to live longer, more independent lives. To learn more visit mda.org and follow MDA on Instagram, Facebook, X, Threads, TikTok, LinkedIn, and YouTube.