New England Chapter
If you live in Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont, we invite you to contact the New England Chapter
Cure SMA chapters provide a base of community and support for families affected by SMA, work together to organize Walk-n-Rolls or other fundraising events, and keep their members informed of opportunities for local advocacy and awareness.
PO Box 2902
Woburn, MA 01888
BJ Mirabile, President
Kristen Farrell, Vice President, Massachusetts
Deodonne Bhattarai, Vice President, New Hampshire
Lynne Vaudry, Vice President, Rhode Island
Sue O'Neill, Vice President, Vermont
Kate Sohl, Secretary
Silvia Murphy, Treasurer
Please check back soon for chapter updates.
Chapter Fundraising Events
2018 SMA Awareness Game with the Portland Sea Dogs
Join Cure SMA at Hadlock Field on Sunday, August 5, 2018 to watch the Portland Sea Dogs take on the Richmond Flying Squirrels during SMA Awareness Month. For more information or to register, please visit our event page.
2018 New Balance Falmouth Road Race
Help cheer on Team Cure SMA in the 46th Annual New Balance Falmouth Road Race, a 7-mile race along the shore from Woods Hole to Falmouth Heights on Sunday, August 19, 2018. For more information or to donate to one of our runners, please visit our event page.
2018 Cure SMA Day with the Boston Red Sox
Join Cure SMA at Fenway Park on Monday, August 20, 2018 at 7:10 PM to watch the Boston Red Sox take on the Cleveland Indians during SMA Awareness Month. Help spread awareness at the ballpark! Tickets are limited, so get yours today! For more information or to donate to one of our runners, please visit our event page.
2018 Cure SMA Wakefield 5K Run/Walk
Join us for the 5th Annual Cure SMA 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, August 25, 2018, at the Wakefield Lower Common in Wakefield, Massachusetts. This timed race is fast, flat, and fun while curving around beautiful Lake Quannapowitt. After the race, stick around for snacks, raffles, and great music! For more information or to register, please visit our event page.
2018 Cure SMA Hike for a Cure
Join us for a hike at Gunstock Mountain Resort on September 29, 2018! Once you reach the top of Gunstock, take in the spectacular views, grab a drink or snack, and then head back down on the chairlift. For those of you who don’t want to hike, we will also have a 1 mile walk on dirt-packed roads throughout the resort. After the hike or walk, stay for the day—Gunstock is a year-round resort with activities for all ages. For more information or to register, please visit our event page.
2nd Annual Evening of Hope in honor of Natalia
Please join us for the 2nd Annual Cure SMA Evening of Hope in honor of Natalia at the Knights of Columbus on October 13, 2018. The Evening of Hope is a fundraising event with one goal: to fund a cure for spinal muscular atrophy. All proceeds from the Evening of Hope benefit Cure SMA, an organization dedicated to the treatment and cure of SMA. The evening will feature drinks, hors d'oeuvres, raffles, silent auction, music and dancing. For more information or to register, please visit our event page.
Please visit our Cure SMA events calendar to see a pre-filtered list of events scheduled for the New England Chapter.
National Office Contact
Questions on chapters or events for our national office? For the New England Chapter, please contact Hannah Tolman at Hannah@curesma.org or 800-866-1762.