Community champion, Craig MacDonald establishes fund for patients touched by neuromuscular …

Craig MacDonald (left) catches up with Dr. Tim Benstead (right), the QEII neurologist who has treated him since 1996. Today, Craig is paying it forward by raising funds to support other neuroscience patients and their families. (QEII Foundation) Thirty-seven-year-old Craig MacDonald is no stranger to giving back to patients in need – over the last decade, Craig has raised more than $100,000 through New Year’s Eve parties and Halifax events to send terminally ill children and their families on vacation. But last July, Craig found himself on the other side of the coin as friends and family raised funds to bring him home for medical treatment at the QEII Health Sciences Centre. The Halifax-native was working as an elementary school teacher in Enoch, Alberta when he experienced a severe muscle…


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