MS Institute

Partner Type

Disability Services

Description and Mission

Our mission is to provide resources to enhance the quality of life for all Mid-Missourians affected by multiple sclerosis, as well as raise public awareness about MS and encourage support while supporting local medical and research programs that address immediate health issues and work toward a cure of MS.

Activities:

Looking for students to help with data collection of demographics of MS Institute clients, event planning of special holiday and MS client service day events, development and design of MS Express newsletter in paper and email format, collection of data of Mid-Missouri resources for people with disabilities, general office assistance, and assist with community outreach to Rockin' Against Multiple Sclerosis (RAMS) fundraiser events.

Special emphasis and skills:

Fundraising, Marketing, Communications, Outreach

Contact Information:

Gretchen Roberts, c/o MS Institute

One Hospital Drive, DC 205.00
Columbia, MO 65212
Phone: (573) 882-6767
Fax:(573) 884-4809

Homepage

http://www.muhealth.org/msinstitute

How to Serve

I want to earn credit for service (through service-learning)

In order to earn credit while serving on this project, please contact the MU Office of Service Learning online by submitting this form or calling us at 573.882.0227.

I want to volunteer

If you want to volunteer with this agency, please contact them directly through the contact information listed above.