Putting Lycra before Wheelchairs Yesterday, I learned that in the Greens world there are no disabled people. No small feat considering that 1 in 4 Australians has a form of disability. I am outraged at the lack of inclusion and total selfishness that the Greens Councillors are displaying. Our community needs more help getting around, [...]
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 [...]
This year, some of our superheroes from the Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB) are joining in our Run for Strength fun run at Albert Park Lake on Sunday 18 February. We are thrilled that MFB has extended an invitation to our community to visit their HQ on Friday 9 February from 10.30 am at Eastern Hill [...]
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Blog 1- Diagnosis and Educational Needs are Equally Important
What a fantastic Christmas present for Gino of South Australia who had his Ticket 2875 pulled out of the barrel to win a brand new Harley Low Rider in MDA's 63rd Harley Raffle.