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Teamspirit 219 - July 2018

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Highlights

Lottery success for local groups!

A number of groups have successfully applied for Awards for All grants so far this year. Could your group benefit from an Awards for All grant to fund activity in your local area?

Scrap PIP 20m rule campaign

The PIP 20 metre rule is failing people with MS. In June we launched the next phase of our MS Enough campaign, calling on the UK Government to scrap the PIP 20m rule.

Recognising 'Shining Stars'

Our volunteers do so much in our MS community. We want to make sure we're recognising and thanking then for everything they do to support people living with MS. We're rebranding and relaunching our Shining Stars award... do you know someone you'd like to nominate for this special award?

MS Walk is back!

And this year, we’re delighted to be bringing MS Walk to Belfast, as well as London. Join us for this special day, taking in two fantastic cities, on 23 September 2018.

Do local groups reduce loneliness?

We want to better understand the role that our local groups play in affecting feelings of loneliness. This is to evidence and celebrate the impact groups have and to inform future services. We need your help - could you help spread the word and encourage your members to complete a short survey?

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Read more articles on the latest news and events, information and resources, research, fundraising and news from the nations in Teamspirit.

Don't forget we always want to hear from you - send us your stories: teamspirit@mssociety.org.uk