The MS Society’s Women on the Move Luncheon is a networking event that educates, motivates and inspires attendees to raise awareness and funding in support of the fight against multiple sclerosis. The Luncheon features a celebrity speaker who has a personal connection to MS.
The Women on the Move Luncheon also honors a woman in the community who has made important, unique, economic, social, cultural and/or humanitarian contribution(
To nominate a woman in your community for the Woman on the Move Award in Richmond and/or Virginia Beach, complete the form here: http://eventvar.nationalmssociety.org/
About Multiple Sclerosis
Multiple sclerosis, an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system, interrupts the flow of information within the brain, and between the brain and body. Symptoms range from numbness and tingling to blindness and paralysis. The progress, severity and specific symptoms of MS in any one person cannot yet be predicted, but advances in research and treatment are moving us closer to a world free of MS. Most people with MS are diagnosed between the ages of 20 and 50, with at least two to three times more women than men being diagnosed with the disease. MS affects more than 2.1 million people worldwide.