New York, New York (PRWEB) April 29, 2013
WHAT: The Tick-Borne Disease Alliance (TBDA), a national nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness, supporting initiatives and promoting advocacy to find a cure for Lyme and other tick-borne diseases, will hold its 2013 Annual Benefit on Thursday, May 2nd in New York City. During the event, TBDA will honor key supporters and patients who have emerged as leaders in the fight against tick-borne diseases, including Lyme.
WHO: Roberta Flack, Grammy Award winner
Candice Accola, star of the hit TV show The Vampire Diaries
David Roth, TBDA Co-Chair; Managing Director, Blackstone Real Estate Group
Jodi Nass, TBDA Executive Director
Meghan Harrison, a former model and varsity swimmer who created the Lyme Lite Fashion Show to support awareness
Lori Brownell, a 17-year-old from Upstate New York who shares her ongoing struggle with Lyme through a series of YouTube videos
WHEN: Thursday, May 2, 2013, 6 p.m.
WHERE: Pier 60, Chelsea Piers
23rd Street & Hudson River Park
New York, NY
For more information, go to: tbdalliance.org