NASHVILLE, (PRWEB) May 28, 2014
SOLID (Society of Leaders in Development) announced today that a portion of the proceeds for the group’s annual Yard Sale & Auction held during CMA Fest will benefit the local chapter of the Muscular Dystrophy Association. This annual event will be June 7 beginning at 8 a.m. at the Bridgestone Arena. MDA Local Goodwill Ambassador, Aiden Atkins, 9, as well as additional local MDA families will attend to greet customers and represent MDA.
“We are thrilled to be partnering with SOLID on one of their biggest events of the year,” said Executive Director of MDA in Central Tennessee Amanda Spiehler. “The proceeds shared with MDA for this event will go directly to provide care and services for families in the Nashville area.”
SOLID’s Yard Sale & Auction is open to the public and includes autographed merchandise, tickets, guitars and meet & greet opportunities that can’t be found anywhere else.
Founded in 1997 by music industry professionals, the Society of Leaders in Development (SOLID) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. The members of SOLID are developing music business professionals dedicated to improving the future of the music industry by strengthening its professional relationships and educating its future executives while serving the community. Members participate in ongoing leadership activities including community volunteerism, educational events, university outreach programs, and networking functions that serve to strengthen their role within the music industry and Nashville community.
The Muscular Dystrophy Association is the world’s leading nonprofit health agency dedicated to saving and improving the lives of anyone with muscle disease, including muscular dystrophy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and other neuromuscular diseases. It does so by funding worldwide research to find treatments and cures; by providing comprehensive health care services and support to MDA families nationwide; and by rallying communities to fight back through advocacy, fundraising and local engagement. Visit mda.org and follow us atfacebook.com/MDAnational and @MDAnews. Learn more about MDA's mission by watching this video.