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Muscular Dystrophy Walk Fundraiser

The Tri-city area of Loganville, Grayson and Snellville is working to help find a cure for Muscular Dystrophy.

Local Muscular Dystrophy Walk Team, Steppin’ for Stephen, will be having their 9th annual Willow House Raffle Fundraiser Party at 7 p.m. on Aug. 30.  (Willow House was formerly Southern Living at Home)

The fundraiser will take place at the Wildwood at Meadowgate Clubhouse located at 320 Wild Barley Lane in Loganville.  The walk team was put together in honor of Stephen Miller, a young man who suffers from Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.  Stephen was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in October 2003 at the age of 8.

This is a very progressive type of disease in which the muscles deteriorate.  You can understand why Stephen’s parents, family and friends are anxious to find a cure for him as well as all the children who suffer from this disease. 

One hundred percent of the proceeds from this fundraiser with go towards the annual MDA Muscle Walk that will be March 23, 2013 at Turner Field. More than  50 local merchants in the tri-city area of Loganville, Grayson and Snellville have participated in the raffle by donating over $3500 in gift cards and product! Give outs ranging from $30 to $500 will be raffled off at the party. 

There are several ways you can earn raffle tickets: 

  • RSVP you earn 1 ticket, bring a friend or more or their order you get 1 ticket per friend or outside order,
  • If you place a Willow House Home Décor or Jewelry order you earn 1 ticket for every $20 you spend
  • If you book a Willow House Home Décor or Jewelry party you earn 5 tickets. 
  • Tickets can also be purchased for $5 each at the party. 

You are invited to support this wonderful cause that will affect those suffering from MD in your area, please RSVP prior to the party to Tammi Miller at pmtmplus3@comcast.net or by phone at 770-851-3312 or feel free to drop in.  

Some of the local merchants supporting this cause include Arby's, a Teeth Whitening valued at $295 from Dr. Koehler, Ace Hardware, a 3 month fitness plan from AMAI valued at $180, Hail Mary, El Ranchero, Three Branches Bottling Co., a $100 gift certificate to Portrait Innovations and a $50 gift card from Salon 124, Oasis Bowling (7 bowl for 2 hours including shoes and bucket of popcorn), Jersey Mikes, Sonic, Joes, Southern Sisters, Red Robin, Chili's, Lowes Loganville, Five Spot Yogurt, Provinos, Wild Wings, Grayson Orthodontics and many more! 

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