Harley-Davidson has raised over $103,000,000 in help of Muscular Dystrophy Affiliation’s mission. By varied occasions and packages, together with group rides, supplier occasions and MDA’s largest fundraising occasions, H-D helps these people and households that suffer from muscular dystrophy, ALS and associated muscle-debilitating ailments that take away bodily energy, independence and life.
CHICAGO, IL – March 12, 2018 –
Who: Milwaukee-based Harley-Davidson, Inc., Director of Authorities Affairs Ed Moreland and the Muscular Dystrophy Affiliation (MDA)
What: Yearly, MDA honors one in every of its excellent nationwide companions that actually makes MDA’s work doable. This yr, Harley-Davidson Director of Authorities Affairs Ed Moreland accepted a particular award for Harley-Davidson’s ongoing contributions to MDA’s analysis program, and was offered with a white coat by MDA President and CEO Lynn Vos and MDA Chairman of the Board R. Rodney Howell, M.D. The coat serves as an emblem of Harley-Davidson’s dedication to funding remedies and cures for neuromuscular ailments over the past 38 years.
The Harley-Davidson household of riders, sellers, HOG members, prospects, suppliers and workers has demonstrated its dedication to serving to MDA and MDA households reside longer, stronger lives. The enduring American firm has raised greater than $103 million in help of MDA’s mission by way of varied occasions and packages, together with group rides, supplier occasions and MDA’s largest fundraising occasions, “Black N Blue Ball” dinner auctions. Hundreds of Harley riders additionally volunteer every summer season at MDA camps throughout the nation.
The place: 2018 MDA Medical Convention, Hyatt Regency Crystal Metropolis in Arlington, VA. The 2018 MDA Medical Convention is the preeminent gathering of MDA Care Middle groups from throughout the nation, in addition to a rising variety of medical and scientific specialists from authorities, academia and trade. The Medical Convention displays MDA’s dedication and efforts to boost the communication of recent analysis findings and data associated to the supply of best-in-class medical care for people with neuromuscular ailments.
When: Monday, March 12.
MDA is main the battle to free people—and the households who love them—from the hurt of muscular dystrophy, ALS and associated muscle-debilitating ailments that take away bodily energy, independence and life. We use our collective energy to assist children and adults reside longer and develop stronger by discovering analysis breakthroughs throughout ailments, caring for people from day one and empowering households with providers and help in hometowns throughout America. Study how one can fund cures, discover care and champion the trigger at mda.org.