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2014 Pasta Bar, Englewood Sun Herald

Thank you to Debbie Flessner and the Englewood Sun Herald for this beautiful article bringing awareness of A-T to the community and for supporting the 2014 Pasta Bar for a Cure of A-T! Don’t miss this event! Sponsorship and tickets available at www.WobblyFeet.org/event

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Wobbly Feet announces registration open for upcoming events!

Wobbly Feet Foundation is excited to open registration for the 5th Annual Pasta Bar for a Cure of A-T, October 18th 2014 and 3rd Annual Greens for Genes Golf Tournament, November 7th 2014.

Register for an event sponsorship & purchase tickets through the links below…

Greens for Genes Golf Tournament

Pasta Bar for a Cure of A-T

MacAllisters to host Scottish Festival

As East County residents celebrate all things Scottish this weekend, they’ll also have a chance to raise funds for medical research that will impact families affected by several brain-related diagnoses.

MacAllisters Grill & Tavern will host the third annual Scottish St. Andrew’s Festival at 6 p.m. Nov. 19, at Lakewood Ranch Main Street. This year’s event will benefit the Wobbly Feet Foundation.

Read the whole story on YourObserver.com…

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Wobbly Feet pitches Wifflemania tourney

If you thought wiffle ball was just a kids’ game, think again.

Connor Dzembo was diagnosed with A-T when he was 3 years old.This weekend, the game — complete with plastic balls and bats — will raise money to find a cure for Ataxia-Telangiectasia, as the East County-based Wobbly Feet Foundation Inc. hosts its first Wifflemania for the Cure tournament Sept. 24, at Longwood Park. The tournament will feature at least 10 teams as well as refreshments, music, a fast-pitch competition and more.

Read the whole story on YourObserver.com…

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Wobbly Feet Finances First Case Study

Just one year after East County residents Nick and Samantha Dzembo launched their non-profit organization Wobbly Feet Foundation Inc., the group has earmarked $10,000 to help fund its first medical research project.

Wobbly Feet, in partnership with the A-T Children’s Project, will co-fund a $20,000 study about the role of inflammation in Ataxia Telangiectasia patients. A-T is an extremely rare, genetic neuromuscular disease that affects several body systems.

Read More on YourObserver.com…

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Main Music to Benefit Wobbly Feet

Lakewood Ranch’s next Music on Main concert will benefit Wobbly Feet Foundation Inc., the East County organization that raises money for research and education for Ataxia-Telangiectasia, a rare, fatal genetic disease that affects children.

The concert will be from 6-9 p.m., Sept. 3, and will feature the Mitch Clark Band.

East County residents Nick and Samantha Dzembo launched Wobbly Feet after their son, Connor, was diagnosed with A-T.

For more, visit www.WobblyFeet.org.

Saving Conner

Nick Dzembo keeps a small shrine of sports memorabilia at his office at Cadence Bank. A former football, baseball and lacrosse player, Nick has spent most of his life loving athletics of all kinds.

But now, he and his wife, Samantha, are facing the possibility that their son, Connor, 2, one day won’t be able to share that love.

Read more in this online article published in YourObserver.com…

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