| August 19, 2014 | Calendar
The Muscular Dystrophy Association’s (MDA) 14th Annual Taste of the Town is returning to Scottsdale Quarter Friday, October 17 at 6:30 p.m. for a night of fine cuisine, spirits, live music and a first-class silent auction. The event, presented by Cigna, will feature more than 25 vendors showcasing their fine wine and gourmet dishes and live entertainment by Elvis Before Noon. As one of the most distinguished charity events in the Valley, Taste of the Town benefits more than 2,400 Arizona families affected by neuromuscular diseases.
For $75, guests can dress to impress for an evening of dancing, drinks and delicious food, all while helping the MDA assist Arizona families who are battling this disease. After Friday, Oct. 3, admission increases to $100.
Founded in 1950, the Muscular Dystrophy Association, a voluntary national health agency consisting of a combination of both scientists and citizens, strives to combat a variety of neuromuscular diseases that affect more than 1 million Americans. MDA is the nation’s largest nongovernmental funder of scientific research seeking better treatments and cures for the more than 40 neuromuscular diseases in its program. Through research, support services and community education, the MDA is helping fight muscle disease.
The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) is the world’s leading nonprofit health agency dedicated
to finding treatments and cures for muscular dystrophy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and other
neuromuscular diseases. It does so by funding worldwide research; by providing comprehensive health
care services and support to MDA families nationwide; and, by rallying communities to fight back
through advocacy, fundraising and local engagement. Visit mda.org and follow us at
facebook.com/MDAnational and @MDAnews.