On 5 November 140 of our volunteers and supporters attended a reception hosted by Prime Minister, Theresa May, at Number 10 Downing Street.
The day celebrated advancements in MS research, and the incredible contribution our volunteers have made to support vital research in MS. Our Chair of Trustees, Nick Winser, spoke about the MS Society and our fantastic volunteers.
Theresa May spoke about her personal experience of MS, the MS community and progress to date. You can see her full speech here
Our Acting CEO, Patricia Gordon, and incoming CEO, Nick Moberly were there to meet volunteers and members of our MS community. The Prime Minister met with guests and also presented David Allen, MS Society volunteer, with the prestigious Points of Light Award in recognition of his contribution to the MS Society and our community.