Super Dads' Walk No. 7 Founder of the Super Dads' Walk, Brett Bugeja, dropped into MDA HQ to present MDA's Executive Director, Boris M Struk, with a cheque for the funds raised from the seventh Super Dads' Walk. Over 130 Super Dads raised $30,000 and more than $180,000 since inception. What an incredible effort! Thank [...]
Music to our Ears Boris M Struk, Executive Director, Muscular Dystrophy Australia, is proud to announce that International Opera Singer, Christiana Aloneftis, has accepted a role as MDA Ambassador. Christiana is originally from Melbourne and recently graduated with full-scholarship from the École Normale de Musique Alfred Cortot, Paris. She has performed a variety of principal [...]
Happy New Year to all and can you believe we are already 1/12th of the way through 2018! We are gearing up for yet another busy year, with ISO 2015 Certification and our raft of programs, services, research funding and our usual major fundraising events, with Run for Strength on Sunday 18 February being the [...]
Registrations are now open for our annual Run for Strength Fun Run 2018, held on Sunday February 18 at Albert Park Lake! To register: https://www.mycause.com.au/events/runforstrength The superhero themed fun run is open to all ages and abilities, with many members of the MD community taking part. You can choose from either a 10km run or [...]
The Hon Elise Archer MP Speaker of the House of Assembly, Tasmania. Is it a bird… is it a plane… no it's Super Speaker! All dressed up to support National Superhero Week to raise awareness for Muscular Dystrophy Australia. Thank you for your support!
On the ChallengeMD! Goldfields 2016 last year I took my mountain bike and returned a changed person having finally had a go on a road bike (thanks Chris!). Now that I have a road bike (and brightly coloured Lycra), time to put it to good use by cycling 450km through the Victorian goldfields to raise [...]
Brandon has been growing his dreadlocks for over five years and this October, he is going to shave them all off! In what Brandon is calling Dreadlocks for Dystrophy, he will be attending October CampMDA in Rowsley, where he will shave off the dreadlocks to raise funds and awareness for MDA. Brandon is hoping [...]
The Christmas spirit brings an incredible gift to Muscular Dystrophy Australia: Major prize winner Rob Pitt donates $30,000 Harley Davidson right back to the Melbourne based charity Rob Pitt, left with his wife Anne, won the $30,000 Harley Davidson and donated it straight back to MDA It’s the Festive Season and the time of giving [...]