Oops! You must enter a search term greater than 3 characters.

Profile moreless )

3300 East Sunrise Drive
Tucson
Arizona 85718
USA
Website

Please to add this organization to your favorites.

Add to my favorites Added to favorites!

Programs: Local businesses sell green shamrock mobiles for $1 donation to MDA and gold shamrock mobiles for a $5 donation to MDA.  The program runs February - March every year.

Mission:
The Muscular Dystrophy Association is a voluntary health agency, a dedicated partnership between scientists and concerned citizens aimed at conquering more than 40 neuromuscular diseases that affect more than a million American adults and children. The diseases in MDA''s program include nine forms of muscular dystrophy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig''s disease), spinal muscular atrophy, Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, metabolic diseases of muscle, myasthenia gravis, inflammatory myopathies, CMT, SMA, and other neuromuscular conditions.

MDA combats these diseases through programs of worldwide research, comprehensive medical and community services, and far-reaching professional and public health education. The Association''s programs are funded almost entirely by individual private contributors.

Results:

Invite reviews

Invite friends and colleagues to share their experiences with this nonprofit
6 Reviews
See all »
Average rating:
123.1666745
Write A Review
01/10/14
I have participated with MDA's Locked Up program consistently over the past 5 years or so. The fundraising coaches are very helpful and have great ideas on how to help me reach goals and really make a difference. This was the first charity I have worked with and I was very new to fundraising but I... more »
09/03/13
Our grandson has Duchennes M.D. and we became involved with local fundraising and local telethon and after chairing some of these events and seeing how money was spent on staff and gifts and then not being able to get any accounting I was done! The funds available to our grandson were minimal. The... more »
06/13/13
As a former Executive Director I can verify that his organization spends millions on various fundraising events including its annual Telethon/Show of Strength while struggling to bring in funds to provide much needed services to its patient families. The organization recently closed down numerous ... more »
Review from Guidestar
See all 6 reviews »

Photos & Video

Are you the Nonprofit? Your photos and videos would look great here!

Promote This Nonprofit

Great Nonprofits badges allow you to raise awareness of your favorite organizations on your own web sites. for text link or graphic badge.

Get badge
By registering you agree to the site's Terms and Conditions.