2020 Improving Lives Benefit

Saturday, April 4, 2020
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

 Due to the concerns associated with COVID-19, MSAA has decided to postpone the
Improving Lives Benefit until spring 2021. This page will include updates as we reset on timing and logistics. 
For more information, contact Erich Fasnacht at 1-800-532-7667 x101 or efasnacht@mymsaa.org


Improving Lives Benefit 2020 - 50th Aniversary


MSAA's 50th Anniversary Benefit

Please join us for an inspiring and memorable evening, which includes a cocktail reception, dinner, and special concert by The Hit Men, along with a program presentation where we will honor the accomplishments of MSAA champions in the MS community, while raising funds to support our free, vital programs and services.


2020 Honorees 

Noel Cisneros
Mission Honoree 

Medscape Logo
Corporate Honoree 


Special Concert by The Hit Men

 Legendary rock supergroup and Musicians Hall of Fame Award Winners

 The Hit Men live


Please take a look at the video highlights from the 2019 Improving Lives Benefit


Ticket Purchases: Benefit dinner tickets include a cocktail reception, dinner, program presentation, and concert. Concert only tickets include a general admission seat to The Hit Men concert and a cash bar. Please note the doors for the concert will open at 7:00pm and the concert will begin at 8:00pm.


Benefit Dinner & Concert $375
Concert Ticket Only $55

Hotel Stay:
Interested in spending the night at the Hyatt Regency Jersey City after the concert? Call (201) 469-1234, press option #2 and mention MSAA when booking your reservation. 

Sponsorships and Tribute Ads available. 
Click here for full details about our sponsorship opportunities.

To submit your tribute ads, please contact Jen Gaynor, Manager of Special Events (800) 532-7667 extension 161 or jgaynor@mymsaa.org

For graphic ads, EPS is the preferred format, however, PDF, JPEG & TIF are acceptable. Journal will be 5 ½ x 8 ½ inches. Tribute ads vary based on placement in Tribute Journal and color (if graphic).

Graphic Ad Specifications:
Full Page: 5” w x 8” h
Half Page: 5” w x 4” h
Quarter Page: 2½” w x 4” h

DEADLINE FOR ALL AD SUBMISSIONS IS 3/20/20. If no ad submitted by deadline MSAA will create ad.

Questions? Please contact Jen Gaynor, Manager of Special Events at (800) 532-7667 extension 161 or email events@mymsaa.org


 Thank you to our generous sponsors for supporting MSAA
and the MS community. 


 Presenting Sponsor

Novartis Logo 2017


Platinum Sponsor 

Celgene - Women of ActionGenentech logo 2018


Gold Sponsors


Biogen      EMD Serono logo Publicis Health


Silver Sponsor


PhRMA Logo


Additional Sponsors


@Point of Care          Buchanan Ingersoll Rooney          Friedman LLP         


Hackensack Meridian Health          Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals          Nicholas DelReRepublic Bank 


RKD Group          TG Therapeutics           Walgreens




We're sorry, the deadline for buying tickets for this event has passed.