Like most rare diseases, juvenile myositis research is funded almost entirely from grassroots efforts like this fundraiser.

How can you help?

Share this link with your friends and family,

Let friends and family know that every dollar makes a difference and helps us make a world free of juvenile myositis.

Questions? Contact Nicole Ryba at, or by phone or text at (732) 600-7339.


FUNdraising Incentives

When you participate in Walk Strong to Cure JM, the funds you raise fuel Cure JM’s work to advance research for better treatments, care, and support for juvenile myositis.

Every dollar counts! Follow our progress at

As a thank-you for raising these necessary funds, participants can earn the following incentives. All incentives are cumulative.

■ Raise $100. Receive our NEW "Walking for a Brighter Future" shirts for your family.

Champion:  Raise $500. A $500 match from the Leetz Family will be put on your fundraising page. 

Grand Champion: Raise $2,500. Be recognized at the Walk as a member of Cure JM's Champion Club.  Receive our new exclusive Walk Strong hat that can only be earned by joining Cure JM's Champion Club.  

Elite Grand Champion: Raise $5,000. Cut the starting line ribbon, lead the walk, and enjoy the glory of being one of the best fundraisers Invite others to participate.


Contact or by text (732) 600-7339