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MS Leaders Circle 2014


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  Awards Reception with Pat Croce
October 7, 2014
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Pyramid Club
1735 Market Street, 52nd floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Contact Maria Oberst to RSVP.

Congratulations on your induction into the 2014 MS Leaders Circle! Your acceptance means that you will benefit from a profile in the Philadelphia Business Journal, networking opportunities with other community-minded professionals, and the chance to move your career forward though this philanthropic commitment.

As an honoree, you have committed to raise at least $1,500 through a special gifts campaign to help the 14,000 local people living with MS. The money raised will help fund critical programs and services and important research projects.

Thank you for joining the movement!

For questions about MS Leaders Circle, contact us at 215-271-1500 or kristina.mcgraw@nmss.org.

Important links:

 >Accept your nomination (choose one of the following options):

    - Paper form
    - Online form

>Program Overview (pdf)

 >Fundraising tools

 >Sponsor a participant

Membership in the Leaders Circle includes: 

 >Prestige to be among the region’s civic leaders

 >Special insert (pdf) with picture and bio in the Philadelphia Business Journal

 >A welcome reception hosted by Larry Kane

 >An awards reception hosted by Pat Croce

 >Networking events with fellow honorees and alumni from corporations throughout the region

 >Opportunity to broaden resume with nonprofit experience

Honoree responsibilities:

 >Raise a minimum of $1,500 through a special gifts campaign

 >Set and publish a fundraising goal

 >Provide a biographical sketch, including a photo (will be taken at Awards Ceremony)

 >Attend the awards reception

 >Nominate individuals in the future for the Leaders Circle

 >Participate in a group community service project (optional)

Campaign goals:

 >To recognize 75 of our area’s corporate leaders

 >To raise $150,000 for the fight against MS

 >To educate the business community about MS and raise awareness about chapter resources for those living with MS


Fundraising tools:

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Event Progress


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76 percent of goal achieved.

Top Participants


  1. Alexander Petras - $11,006.00
  2. Michael Mignogna - $10,000.00
  3. Peter Arbes - $7,345.00
  4. Justine McGinley - $6,725.00
  5. Randi Rubin - $4,981.00
  6. James Meehan - $4,404.00
  7. Michael Finnegan - $3,950.00
  8. Alyson Filippone - $3,000.00
  9. Lisa Lori - $2,900.00
  10. Nicole Nucci - $2,850.00