The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Mission The Epilepsy Foundation Western/Central Pennsylvania (EFWCP) leads the fight to stop seizures, find a cure and overcome the challenges created by epilepsy.
Please join us on Saturday, July 28th at PNC Park as we host the 30th Annual Family Fun Run/Walk for Epilepsy. This 5k run/2 mi walk will raise funds and awareness for children, adults and families whose lives have been affected by epilepsy and seizure disorders. All money raised at this event will stay in our area to provide programs and supportive services. These programs include summer camp, support groups, emergency medication assistance, educational conferences and workshops, CareShare respite program, seizure response dogs, college scholarships, seizure recognition and first aid training for students, teachers and school nurses.