DR. WILLIAM PETIT JR.:
Thank you, it’s very good to be here with all of you today. My daughters Hayley Elizabeth and Michaela Rose were also relentless in their efforts to raise awareness and funds. After their mother was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, Hayley formed a Walk MS team, Hayley’s Hope, and in 2007, as Hayley prepared to attend Dartmouth College, Michaela was about to launch her own Walk MS team, Michaela’s Miracle. To honor their memory and the mark they made against MS, the Petit MS Youth Award was established four years ago. The award is presented each year to a young person in our community who compels others to engage and raises awareness and funds to fight MS.
the end of the 2010 Walk MS, Corso had raised an astounding $7,300, the most
last year for any student in