October 30, 2015
11:30 - 2
Connecticut Convention Center
Featuring a renowned speaker each year, the Get Connected MS Luncheon (formerly known as the Woman Against MS Luncheon) provides a forum for colleagues, community businesses, friends and family to connect to important topics that address everyday living while providing an opportunity for networking and camaraderie.
This year, we are pleased to announce Jean Chatzky, financial advisor for NBC’s Today Show, as our Get Connected MS Luncheon keynote speaker.
Jean Chatzky, the financial editor for NBC’s TODAY show, is an award-winning personal finance journalist, AARP’s personal finance ambassador, and a contributing editor for Fortune magazine. Jean is a best-selling author; her eighth and most recent book is Money Rules: The Simple Path to Lifelong Security. She believes knowing how to manage our money is one of the most important life skills for people at every age and has made it her mission to help simplify money matters, increasing financial literacy both now and for the future. In April 2013 Jean launched Jean Chatzky’s Money School, a series of college-style, interactive online personal finance courses that give men and women across the country the opportunity to learn from and interact directly with her. Jean lives with her family in Westchester County, New York
For more information about the Get Connected MS Luncheon, contact Kate Moore at 860.913.2550, ext. 52546, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Funds raised through the Get Connected Luncheon support the Society’s mission to mobilize people and resources to drive research for a cure and to address the challenges of everyone affected by MS. From the moment of diagnosis, throughout life with MS, the goal of the National MS Society is to help individuals with MS living with MS to move their lives forward by providing critical programs and services and funding research to stop the progression of the disease, restore lost function that has been lost, and end MS forever.
As the largest private funder of MS research, the National MS Society is the leader in pursuing prevention, treatment and a cure. Each of the FDA-approved therapies for MS were developed using findings from basic science research funded by the Society.