Muscular Dystrophy Canada

Muscular Dystrophy Canada

September 07, 2011 10:35 ET

Only 3 Days Away!: Walk, Wheel, Roll or Run and Help Make Muscles Move! Join the 2011 Toronto Walk for Muscular Dystrophy

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 7, 2011) - The annual Walk for Muscular Dystrophy will be hosted by the Toronto volunteer planning committee on Saturday, September 10th, 2011 at Cherry Beach / Clarke Beach Park. Festivities begin at 10:00 a.m. with participant registration and the walk, wheel, roll or run begins at 11:00 a.m.

The Walk for Muscular Dystrophy is a fun event that the entire family can participate in, regardless of fitness level. The celebration includes activities for kids, snacks and refreshments, and even a visit from local Fire Fighters. The Walk is fully accessible and participants can choose from a 1km or 5km route.

Your support will help those living with a neuromuscular disorder in your community like the McCain Family, this year's Toronto Walk for Muscular Dystrophy Ambassadors. For the McCain family, the Toronto Walk for Muscular Dystrophy is about more than just raising money to support those living with neuromuscular disorders, it is also about the community joining together to support each other. "On an emotional level, it is such an incredible feeling to know that we have a team of people who love and care so much for our family. There is no price on that."

Make a difference by registering for the Toronto Walk for Muscular Dystrophy and help raise funds to support those like the McCain family living with a neuromuscular disorder in your community.

Muscular Dystrophy Canada represents more than 150 different disorders and over 50,000 Canadians living with a neuromuscular disorder. Muscular Dystrophy Canada is committed to enhancing the lives of those affected with neuromuscular disorders by continually working to provide ongoing support and resources while relentlessly searching for a cure through well funded research.

To register or for more information on the Toronto Walk for Muscular Dystrophy, please visit

Contact Information

  • Muscular Dystrophy Canada
    Julia Chernin
    Community Development Manager – Ontario and Nunavut
    1.866.687.2538 ext.153