About Team Tisch MS

Our team is made up of individuals, all dedicated to supporting the cutting-edge research that happens every single day at the Tisch Multiple Sclerosis Research Center. When you wear the Team Tisch jersey, you can challenge yourself to exceed your own expectations, while raising funds for the Center.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Team Tisch MS?

Team Tisch MS (TTMS) is a fundraising program, to support the Tisch MS Research Center of New York (Tisch MSRCNY). Team members run, ride, walk, etc. in events all over the country and world. This program is open to people of all ages and abilities.

Where does the money raised by TTMS go?

All donations directly fund Tisch MS' research and the FDA-approved Stem Cell clinical trial.

When did the TTMS program start?

TTMS was founded in 2015 and, shortly afterward, was accepted as an official charity partner of the TCS New York City Marathon. In 2018, TTMS plans to register racers from throughout the US and overseas.

Who are the members of TTMS?

TTMS team members can be anyone participating in a race (run, bike, swim, tri, etc.) who is also interested in raising money to advance research to help find a cause and cure for MS at Tisch MSRCNY. Races can take place at any location in the United States or Internationally. 

Can I be a part of TTMS if I do not participate in races?

Yes! You can become a supporter by recruiting potential TTMS racers or you can support the fundraising efforts of current TTMS racers. In addition, TTMS is always looking for partners and sponsors to help continue to build the program and provide mutually beneficial marketing opportunities. To become a partner or sponsor of TTMS, please email: ttms@tischms.org or call Stephen Kanter at (917) 848-7246.

Member Benefits

➢TTMS Racing Apparel

➢Discounts on TTMS supporter t-shirts

➢Support with solo & team fundraising

➢TTMS social events

➢Training guidance from ambassadors & teammates

➢Injury prevention guidance to prepare for your race(s)

➢Exclusive seminars for TTMS to maximize racing performance

➢Recognition for your efforts in helping support research to find the cause and cure for multiple sclerosis