Summer Camp of Parent Project Families

Members of the MDA RIDE committee with a small group of the MDA RIDE SUPPORTERS visited the annual summer camp of Parent Project families at Březejc recreation center on August 26.

The resort is located in the Vysočina Region, surrounded by forests and ponds near Velké Meziříčí. The whole area is barrier-free and adapted for the accommodation of people with disabilities. Families have the entire resort just for themselves including the dining room, gym and pool. During the meeting in this beautiful environment, Káďa, Chairman of the MDA RIDE Committee, handed 35 donation agreements worth a total of 580,000 CZK over to individual families as well as the Parent Project association itself.

The Parent Project is a non-profit organization of parents and relatives whose children were born with Duchenne/Becker muscular dystrophy (DMD/BMD). Its mission is a financial support of the DMD/BMD muscular dystrophy research, to improve a primary care and quality of life of patients and to promote an integration.