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ChallengeMD! Goldfields Video

Following a very successful two consecutive years taking ChallengeMD! Goldfields through the Victorian Goldfields Region, the bike ride returns for 2018! Running from Thursday 27th September – Sunday 30th September, ChallengeMD! Goldfields is a four day fully-supported charity cycling tour through Victoria’s wonderfully historic and nostalgic Goldfield region. The 450km route takes participants through Bacchus [...]

By | 2018-06-27T14:17:54+00:00 June 27th, 2018|ChallengeMD, fundraising, Media|0 Comments

Superheroes Supporting MDA

Superheroes event at Club Central Menai raises $717 for Muscular Dystrophy Australia Aspiring superheroes had heaps of fun while raising money for a great cause during a school holiday event at Club Central Menai. Kids dressed up as their favourite character, had masks painted on their faces and dived into a variety of activities, the most popular of [...]

By | 2018-06-10T23:47:28+00:00 May 16th, 2018|fundraising, Media, news|0 Comments

Music to our Ears

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 [...]

By | 2018-03-28T16:19:38+00:00 March 28th, 2018|ambassador, Boris M Struk, fundraising, Media, news|0 Comments

MDA Finalist – 2017 Telstra Business Awards

We are thrilled and very proud to announced the MDA has been nominated and chosen as a finalist for the 2017 Telstra Business Awards!   The prestigious award sees businesses and charities submit an application that takes over 30 hours to put together, with the hopes of being short-listed. Once short-listed, judges conduct a site [...]

By | 2017-07-26T17:28:12+00:00 July 26th, 2017|award, fundraising, Media, news|0 Comments

MDA in The Sunday Age & Sydney Morning Herald

MDA was in the Sunday Age as well as online in the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age online talking about the importance of NDIS funding student placements, so respite programs such as CampMDA can continue. Uncertainty over how the National Disability Insurance Scheme will fund student placements could lead to "a generation of workers [...]

By | 2017-06-06T13:12:25+00:00 June 6th, 2017|about, Boris M Struk, CampMDA, Media, news, policies, Respite|0 Comments

In the News – My Opinion…

This week one of MDA’s clients was in The Age discussing an issue and obstacle many of our clients face that we believe is just not good enough. The issue is essentially that our clients are being asked to prove they are disabled. Not only is this showing a serious lack of awareness, it is [...]

By | 2018-06-01T03:49:11+00:00 October 28th, 2016|Boris M Struk, Media, news|0 Comments