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Duchenne dads to climb tallest peak in the great Smoky Mountains to raise funds to find a cure for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Four dads whose sons have Duchenne muscular dystrophy will climb ClingmanÌ¢‰â‰ã¢s Dome, the highest peak in the Smoky Mountains, on June 30 as part of the annual Ì¢‰âÒClimb to CureDuchenne: Pick Your PeakÌ¢‰âÂÌ_ event happening nationwide. People across the country are climbing a mountain, hill or tall building to increase awareness and raise funds to find a cure for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. CureDuchenne, a nonprofit organization that raises awareness and funds research to cure Duchenne muscular dystrophy, organized the event.

Celebrities to participate in 5th annual Dealing for Duchenne charity poker tournament to raise funds to cure Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

LOS ANGELES, Calif., MAY 29, 2012: The 5th annual Dealing for Duchenne charity poker tournament will be held on June 2, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. at the legendary Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City to raise funds to find a cure for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. The star-studded honorary event committee includes Joel Murray, Josh Malina, Anne Heche, James Tupper, David Foster, Seal, Paul Reiser, Parker Stevenson, Kelli Williams, Mandy Moore, Oliver Hudson, Kara DioGuardi, Clay Matthews and Michael Rappaport. Proceeds will benefit the Center for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (CDMD) at UCLA.