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Seattle Storm, yahoo! You raised the Fill the Boot event 9.47% higher than last year to make a difference for your families, neighbors, and friends with muscular dystrophy in Seattle. Seattle Storm won the game vs Atlanta Dream. Seattle Storm continues to the semifinals!
Best finale of summer.






Thank You Everyone
For A Great Fill the Boot Summer
Volunteers, firefighters, Muscular Dystrophy Association, and everyone that filled the boot, we deeply appreciate you. You made the difference this summer. Your efforts garnered $55, 833 for families fighting muscular dystrophy in our Seattle neighborhoods.

See you next summer,
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  Firefighters, children, girl donates Your Donation Helps Local Friends And Family
Your support helps local friends and family afflicted with muscular dystrophy today. All donations remain in King County. Your help enables MDA to:
  • $25 provides an annual flu shot for one person
  • $100 funds a support group session
  • $200 covers a clinical diagnostic exam
  • $800 sends a child to MDA summer camp for a week
  • $2,000 goes toward purchase of a wheelchair, a set of leg braces or a communication device

You enable advances in research. MDA supported, Lin Mei and colleagues published this year online in Nature Neuroscience: "Scientists have found that "Backwards"(retrograde) signals coming from muscle fibers to nerve fibers influence nerve fibers profoundly in location and function." More information on research



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