Tom & Terry's Walk for the Cure of Alpha-1
October 12th - Beutter Riverfront Park, Mishawaka, IN 46544
|Tom Corron and Terry Nickerson are organizing a Walk for the Cure of Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency in Mishawaka Indiana to be held on Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 9:00 am Eastern. to promote awareness, detection and to raise funds in support of Alpha-1 research and programs.|
Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency, also known as genetic emphysema, is one of the most common serious hereditary disorders. More than 100,000 people in the US are estimated to have AAT deficiency, yet only 1 in 10 have been diagnosed. People who realize they have the genes can receive treatment to slow or even prevent onset of the fatal disease.
If you or someone you know is ready and willing to volunteer with our Walk to benefit the Alpha-1 Foundation or would like more information,
please contact :
• Tom Corron (firstname.lastname@example.org) – or by phone at (260) 245-0199.
• or Terry Nickerson (email@example.com ). (574) 514-7647
The Alpha-1 Foundation is dedicated to providing the leadership and resources that will result in increased research, improved health, worldwide detection, and a cure for Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency. The Alpha-1 Foundation is a not-for-profit Florida corporation founded in 1995.
Please join the hundreds of volunteers who have, through their leadership, made a significant difference in the course of Alpha-1 research, detection, education, advocacy and fundraising.
Please help support The Alpha-1 Foundation and raise awareness and funding for Alpha-1 research.