Huntington’s Event Set for Sept. 18



ELLSWORTH — A Team Hope Walk, Fun-Run, Bike for Huntington’s Disease is scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 18, on the Down East Sunrise Trail in Ellsworth.

Funds raised will be used for education, research, advocacy and support for families. The distance is the participant’s choice, ranging from 3 to 10 miles.

There will be T-shirts for those with pledges of $15 or more. There is no registration fee.

Registration is at 8 a.m. and the event starts at 9.

Huntington’s disease is a neurodegenerative brain disease that gradually takes away a person’s ability to walk, talk and think.

Bring pledges or donate online at  http://www.firstgiving.com/hdsa-ne/mainewalk.

Contact Nancy Patterson at [email protected] or 669-5212 to register.

For more community news, pick up a copy of The Ellsworth American.

Fenceviewer Staff

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