Thank you for supporting The Myositis Association through Fundraising Campiagns.  Donations such as yours allow us to continue expanding and improving the programs and services we offer those battling myositis.

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  • Cardsmart for Carl Minkovitz

    Raised: $0.00 Goal: $10,000.00

    Carl struggled with IBM for 25 years. He was an inspiration to all of us coming to work every day (his happy place, only second to being with his family) even when he could barely use the computer mouse. He loved talking to his customers and missed being behind the register. Carl left us in June of 2022, but his customers, family, and friends co...

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  • Tony Nestico Memorial 5K

    Raised: $1,570.00 Goal: $10,000.00

    Tony Nestico was diagnosed with Polymyositis in March, 2015. During the course of his treatment journey, he encountered countless setbacks and complications which exacerbated his already difficult diagnosis. While Tony gave the fight everything he had, it was too much to overcome and he passed away on November 22, 2018 at the age of 55. TonyR...

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  • Crossing the Cooper for Christ #myositisawareness

    Raised: $5,074.46 Goal: $4,316.00

    I am a 1991 Graduate of The Citadel in Charleston South Carolina. I was diagnosed with Inclusion Body Myositis in January 2020. Conquering the Ravenel Bridge over the Cooper River in Charleston with a 5.6% degree grade at it’s steepest, would be a great accomplishment and great way to bring awareness to Myositis. My prayer is to bring as m...

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