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Chair: Kari Ihle, 612-281-5759 or
Step Forward to Cure TSC Chair: Maria Gibbons,
Community Fundraising Honorary Chair: Chris Hawkey

Community Gatherings

There are no community gatherings currently scheduled; please check back later.

Special Events

Save the date! The annual Step Forward to Cure TSC walkathon is scheduled for June 8, 2014 at Central Park-Jaycee Shelter in St. Paul, MN.  Come on out and be a Super Hero for the TS Alliance.  Wear your favorite super hero costume, be it a cartoon character, doctor, teacher or simply come as you are!  Thank you for all the support in the past and we look forward to another exciting year raising funds to support the goal: a cure for TSC!

Success Stories

The TS Alliance of the Upper Midwest hosted a sizzling hot picnic on August 24 – special thanks to the Ihles for putting it together and hosting the local TSC community!

On May 11, 2013, the TS Alliance of Upper Midwest held the annual Step Forward to Cure TSC in St. Paul, MN. It was a great day for all attendees who enjoyed good company, food, and entertainment while bringing hope to thousands of families living with TSC.  Thank you to all the volunteers that made the event such a success and a special thank you to Maria Gibbons for her incredible success and dedication as walk chair! Amazing job raising over $33,000!

The TS Alliance of the Upper Midwest hosted a Community Gathering at Children's Hospital in St. Paul, MN on January 12, 2013. There was a brief informational update on the local TSC community and the local volunteers available to the Community Alliance. About 30 members of the local TSC community enjoyed coming together for some good food and the opportunity to make new relationships with others in the TSC family. View pictures on the TS Alliance of the Upper Midwest Facebook page.

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