Uncorking the Cure for MS
Approximately 300 people attended Uncorking the Cure for MS on Nov. 2 at the Mayo Hotel.
Singer Mary Cogan and her band entertained in the Grand Hall.
Approximately 300 people attended Uncorking the Cure for MS on Nov. 2 at the Mayo Hotel. Mary Cogan entertained in the Grand Hall as guests arrived. Guest speaker John Platt of Pittsburgh, who lives with multiple sclerosis, is a marathon runner as well as a peer reviewer for MS research. The Fabulous MidLife Crisis Band performed in the Grand Hall during the after party.
Uncorking the Cure for MS began in 2001 and has raised more than $1 million to support initiatives of the National MS Society. This year’s event raised $190,000.
Standing, speaker John Platt; Newton Box and Patricia Box, event co-chairs; and Lucia Laughlin, honorary chairwoman; seated, John and Nancy Hawkins
Patron Debbie Foley; Debbie Garner, event committee member; and patron Dave Foley
Patrons Dr. Randall Webb, Dr. Insung Kim, Cheryl Beers and MS Hope Award recipient Craig Beers