Beverly Hills, CA, July 06, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- The Beat MS Dance Walk is kicking off the second annual event with a happy hour at The Phoenix Bar in Beverly Hills on July 9, 2014. Celebrity attendees will include stars from “So You Think You Can Dance,” VH1’s “Hit the Floor,” “Dancing with the Stars,” and more! Guests will enjoy delicious food, specialty cocktails, and a fabulous raffle.
The Southern California & Nevada Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society, in collaboration with event co-chairs Courtney Galiano, from “So You Think You Can Dance,” and Philip Byron, will hold its second annual Beat MS Dance Walk event, honoring Actress, Producer, and Television Host, Ricki Lake, at Palisades Charter High School in Pacific Palisades on Saturday, September 13, 2014. The Beat MS Dance Walk will bring together a new community of dance professionals and people who want to do something about MS now to raise funds and celebrate hope for the future.
What: The 2nd Annual Beat MS Dance Walk Kickoff Happy Hour
When: 7:00 – 10:00 PM, Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Where: The Phoenix Bar, 14 N. La Cienega Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Questions: Visit www.thebeatMS.com or call 1.800.FIGHT.MS or 310.479.4456.
About Multiple Sclerosis
· Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system.
· Symptoms range from numbness and tingling to blindness and paralysis. The advancement, severity and specific symptoms of MS in any one person cannot yet be predicted, but advances in research and treatment are moving us closer toward a world free of MS.
· Most people with MS are diagnosed between the ages of 20 and 50, with more than twice as many women as men being diagnosed with the disease.
· MS affects 2.3 million people worldwide.
About the National Multiple Sclerosis Society
· The National MS Society helps each person address the challenges of living with MS through our 50-state network of chapters.
· Through our home office and 50-state network of chapters, we fund more MS research, provide more services to people with MS, offer more professional education and further more advocacy efforts than any other MS organization in the world.
· The Society is dedicated to achieving a world free of MS. We are people who want to do something about MS now. Join the movement at www.nationalMSsociety.org.