FUNDRAISING STORIES 

Fundraising Stories

When you take part in the MS Walk Run + Roll your fundraising efforts make a real difference by supporting MS Services and improving the lives of people who use them. 

People like those you're about to read about below. 

MEET ANNA

“I feel happy that I might be able to help people going through what I’m going through.”

Meet Anna

MEET CRISTELLE

When I was first diagnosed, I was really lucky to be told right away to contact MSL.
 

Meet Cristelle

MEET MICHELLE & MELISSA

“The support and encouragement from all my friends, family and workmates has been amazing."

Meet Michelle & Melissa

MEET KATE

For Kate, it started with numbness and coldness in her legs that went right down to her feet.

Read Kate's Story

MEET MICK

“I was probably one of the least expected to end up like this: pretty boisterous, 6 foot and a half an inch tall, and built like a tank.”

Read Mick's Story

MEET JOSH

“Unbeknownst to me, MS had decided it was time to fully introduce itself into my world,” says Josh.

Read Josh's Story

MEET LISA

While Lisa doesn’t have symptoms that would be obvious to a stranger...multiple sclerosis affects her every day.

Read Lisa's Story

MEET RACHAEL

"I do have difficult days, but I get up and get on with it. In my eyes, I have to set an example for my kids."

Read Rachael's Story

MEET GURDEEP

“As an invisible disease, some might say ‘I’m not faking being sick, I’m faking being well," says Gurdeep

Read Gurdeep's Story

MEET LARISSA

“I’m in awe of all the participants coming together to raise money and raise awareness.”

Read Larissa's Story

MEET COURTNEY

“My MS is physically declining, and I cannot do anything to stop it... ” says Courtney

Read Courtney's Story

MEET MARK

Mark recalls, “It felt for a long time that MS had taken over my life, had taken the reigns of my present and my future..." 

Read Mark's Story

Tell us your story

Are you or someone you know living with MS and or using MS Services?

Why not share them with us?  

Call 1300 733 690 or email walkrun@ms.org.au.