Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

National News Releases

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An oil change on Mother’s Day weekend can help someone with MS

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May 10, 2017 – Vancouver, BC – Canada has the highest rate of multiple sclerosis in the world. This weekend, take the front seat in the fight to end MS, Canada’s disease. From May 12-14, Mr. Lube Canada will donate $2 from every oil change performed at any Mr. Lube location across the country as part... Read More

MS Society urges Members of Parliament to act to improve #LifeWithMS

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Secure income and employment, improved access, and accelerated research among top priorities Toronto, ON – April 27, 2017 – From May 1-3, 2017 representatives from the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada and members of the MS community will meet with parliamentarians in Ottawa to launch MS Awareness... Read More

$7+ million MS Progression Cohort to change the face of MS in Canada

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MS Society of Canada, Biogen Canada, and Brain Canada partner to support the first Canadian cohort that will study the progression of multiple sclerosis over time March 28, 2017 – Toronto, ON – The Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Biogen Canada, and Brain Canada announced the launch of a $7+ million... Read More

$350,000 awarded to next generation of multiple sclerosis researchers

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Toronto, ON – September 7, 2016 – The Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada is proud to announce the 2016 recipients of scholarships for youth affected by multiple sclerosis (MS), providing over $350,000 toward the tuition and expenses of five students across Canada. The John Helou... Read More

A&W Canada and the MS Society of Canada join forces for an 8th year to Beat MS

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$1 from every Teen Burger® sold across Canada will go towards helping those living with MS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE VANCOUVER, BC – A&W Food Services of Canada Inc. celebrates Burgers to Beat MS day on Thursday, August 25 th to help Canadians living with MS. For an 8 th year, $1 from every Teen Burger®... Read More

Marilyn Lenzen receives prestigious Canada’s Volunteer Award

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June 9, 2016 – Toronto, ON – The Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada is proud to acknowledge the important work of long-time volunteer Marilyn Lenzen and her recent awarding of the regional Community Leader award as part of Canada’s Volunteer Awards (CVA). As a Community Leader regional award recipient, Read More