Walk MS Gives Renters From Reston to Rockville a Good Reason to Get Moving
Every month we give apartment renters in the Washington, D.C., area fun stuff to do, and most of them get to do these things without too much trouble.
But some people aren’t so fortunate; they deal with debilitating health issues that make life hard, really hard. Now we’re giving those renters a chance to give something back to those who need it, a chance to Walk MS.
According to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society website, approximately 400,000 Americans have MS, with the number afflicted worldwide thought to be greater than 2.1 million. And it’s good to know we can help them.
Walk MS is actually divided into six walks in the Washington, D.C., area, so many renters have a nearby walk they can easily reach. Saturday, April 14, features the Bowie, Rockville, Waldorf and Manassas walks. Reston’s walk is on Sunday, April 15, and the capital’s event is on April 21.
Here is the site FAQ.
The walk routes range between three to six miles, and every walker who raises $125 will get a free Walk MS T-shirt. And yes, you can bring your dog as long as they are on a leash. Good luck getting your cat to do anything, let alone leading them around on a leash. Gotta respect those felines.
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