Derek Jeter and MDA
MVP Derek Jeter, is a five-time World Series champion, CEO and part owner of the Miami Marlins
and founder of the Turn 2 Foundation. He was recently recognized by the MDA and took part in celebrity gala for the Muscular Dystrophy Association ."The dedication of the MDA team to their mission and to the families they serve are impressive," said Jeter. "This organization is making a real difference, and I'm looking forward to celebrating that at the Gala." Jeter was featured in an exclusive one-on-one fireside chat with legendary sportscaster Russ Salzberg.
Let's take a look at Derek Jeter and some of those in attendance.
Fireside chat with Russ Salzberg.
Derek with attendees.
Derek and Broadway For All Kids.
The Muscular Dystrophy Association is committed to transforming the lives of people affected by muscular
dystrophy, ALS and related neuromuscular diseases. We do this through innovations in science and
innovations in care. As the largest source of funding for neuromuscular disease research outside of the federal
government, MDA has committed more than $1 billion since our inception to accelerate the discovery of
therapies and cures. Research we have supported is directly linked to approved, life-changing therapies across
multiple neuromuscular diseases. We support the largest network of multidisciplinary clinics providing best in
class care at more than 150 of the nation's top medical institutions, and each year thousands of children and
young adults learn vital life skills and gain independence at summer camp and through recreational programs,
at no cost to families. For more information visit mda.org
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