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EVENT RECAP | 4TH NMO AWARENESS GALA

On March 23, 2019, The Sumaira Foundation for NMO hosted its 4th annual NMO Awareness Gala at the Mandarin Oriental, Boston Thank you to our 250 guests & the entire community who transformed our magic enchanted forest into a reality, making this our biggest and most successful gala yet! We raised almost $60,000.00 that we… Read More

 


Event Recap | POM for NMO

On February 9, 2019, Barre Groove hosted TSF’s first-ever charity event, POM for NMO, to raise awareness and money for neuromyelitis optica. We raised over $500, got a killer workout, and 10 groovers learned about NMO and how to support the quest for a cure while sipping bubbles and enjoying lite bites. Thank you to Alanna Perry,… Read More

 


The 4th NMO Awareness Gala

The 4th Annual NMO Awareness Gala SATURDAY, MARCH 23, 2019 | DOORS OPEN AT 7:00PM MANDARIN ORIENTAL, GRAND BALLROOM (BOSTON, MA) You’re invited to our enchanted forest-themed annual event so get your pixie dust + fairy vibes ready for our most fabulous fundraiser yet! Proceeds will be awarded to TSF Spark Grant recipients for research… Read More

 


TSF for NMO Ambassador Program Launch

The Sumaira Foundation for NMO (TSF) is proud to announce the launch of the TSF Ambassador Program by introducing the inaugural ambassador, Phil Tucker. Phil is an NMO warrior from Maine who will play a key role in maximizing NMO awareness and TSF’s footprint in his native state.  The Ambassador Program is an initiative for… Read More

 


PARTNERSHIP | TMA x TSF

On October 11, 2018, The Sumaira Foundation for NMO (TSF) announced its partnership with the Transverse Myelitis Association (TMA). Both organizations specialize in raising awareness for rare neuro-immune disorders while supporting patients and their caregivers. The spectrum of diseases include but are not limited to neuromyelitis optica (NMO), transverse myelitis (™), optic neuritis (ON), myelin… Read More