SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- The Muscular Dystrophy Association of Arizona is hosting its annual Taste of the Town on Oct. 18 at Scottsdale Quarter.
The night will include dancing, live music from local band Shallow Water, the cuisine of more than 20 fine-dining establishments as well as wine, beer and specialty cocktail samplings, as well as a silent auction and raffle.
Founded in 1950, the Muscular Dystrophy Association, a voluntary national health agency consisting of a combination of both scientists and citizens, strives to combat a variety of neuromuscular diseases that affect more than 1 million Americans.
MDA is the nation's largest nongovernmental funder of scientific research seeking better treatments and cures for the more than 40 neuromuscular diseases in its program. Through research, support services and community education, the MDA is helping fight muscle disease.