Originally published on August 7, 2013.
Several Major League Baseball teams are teaming up with Cure SMA to help raise awareness and funds for finding a treatment and a cure for spinal muscular atrophy.
Cure SMA is excited to be a part of the game and provide SMA kids with chances to run the bases, be on the field and meet MLB players from their local teams. The tremendous franchisees are also providing us with public service announcements to help spread the word.
Calendar of MLB SMA Awareness Nights
SMA Awareness Day with the NY Yankees – August 9, 2013
SMA Day with the Atlanta Braves – August 17, 2013
SMA Awareness Day with the Tampa Bay Rays – August 17, 2013
SMA Awareness Day with the New York Mets – August 24, 2013
SMA Awareness Night with the Philadelphia Phillies – September, 8, 2013
August has already been a busy month for many SMA families working to raise awareness for spinal muscular atrophy.
Interested in organizing an awareness activity? Cure SMA has dedicated staff to support you. We have several promotional items along with the ability to develop a customized event website and a multitude of templates to help you get started. Click here to complete our Interest Form and we’ll be touch with you soon to help you get started!