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Walk for good cause in MS Walk
McMinnvilles MS Walk is preparing for its fifth year. The walk will be Saturday, Nov. 12, with activities beginning at 9 a.m. at the Civic Center gym.
For the estimated 2.3 million people living with multiple sclerosis worldwide, local resident Heather George is fighting for a cure.The fifth annual McMinnville Multiple Sclerosis Walk is scheduled for next Saturday, Nov. 12, at McMinnville Civic Center gym. Registration will start at 9 a.m., followed by a live auction, then the walk will begin immediately after the auction. The auction will consist of themed baskets, and items donated by businesses and individuals.George reports last year’s walk raised over $19,000 in the fight to find a cure and raise awareness for MS. “I believe one day with the money raised during these walks across the nation, a cure will be found to this devastating disease that robs so many of their lives,” said George, who has been living with MS for nine years.