Myositis Colorado turns 2! This blog was started in honor of National Myositis Awareness Day (2012) to share what we know about myositis, and share learning about what we don’t know about myositis. Thanks for coming along – we appreciate those who’ve read, commented, shared, and supported our blog!!!
Unless you’ve been living under a rock this summer… you undoubtedly know about the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Hats off to whoever came up with the concept of the challenge, what a wonderful idea to raise awareness and much needed funds for such a horrible chronic disease! Whether you think the idea of dumping ice […]
We’re sitting in the meeting room for K.I.T. Group leaders and those looking to start support groups in their area. Building a community is so important! There is NOTHING like sharing your experiences with those that understand exactly what you are going through!!! When I attended our first TMA Conference in 2008 I was an […]
Heading to Reno for the 2014 TMA Conference! We will be posting throughout the conference (as much as we can). It’ll almost be like you’re here with us! In fact, let’s get a bite before the flight. 🙂 Thanks for the banh mi and lamb sliders, Root Down!!!
We buy a lot of things from Amazon.com – and if you are disabled at home you may too! When I logged onto Amazon.com tonight, a pop-up came up about Amazon Smile – a way to have a percentage of your purchases benefit a charity of your choice. And LOOK! The Myositis Association came up […]
We’re trying something new to raise money for our group – our first online auction!!! Click here! Our online auction closes September 22nd at midnight – plenty of time to reach our $1000 goal! You can also donate directly to our group fund through this auction!!! All major credit cards and PayPal accepted. Bid […]
We are so excited to announce the location of our 2014 Picnic in the Park! This year’s event will be held at the gorgeous (and I mean gorgeous) EB Rains Jr. Memorial Park in Northglenn, CO. We have reserved the Tumbleweed Pavilion from 11:00AM – 2:00PM on Saturday September 20th. (September 21st is National Myositis […]
Our Myositis Awareness T-shirts are ready for sale!!! $15 for one, $25 for two. Adult M, L, XL or message us for other sizes (plus, junior, child) and we’ll see what we can do. ALL MONEY RAISED goes to Myositis Colorado to build our group fund to support more guest speakers, events, and to further […]
Conference Scholarships Now Available Dear TMA Member, TMA’s Annual Patient Conference is scheduled for Reno, Nevada, September 4-7, 2014. This year, as in the recent past, several generous donors have provided funds that we are offering as financial aid so that those who might otherwise not be able to attend, with aid might be able […]