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Leslie Bruns of Minneapolis, behind, uses her daughter’s baby stroller to push her friend Jeanne Lassard of Poplar during the May 5, 2013, MS Walk in Duluth. Lassard raised nearly $12,000 through the walk and other events with the help of her sisters and friends. (Submitted photo)

Fighting back with fundraising

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Three sisters are fighting back against multiple sclerosis, one step and one song at a time.

For the second year, the FUMS team is rallying around Jeanne Lassard to raise money for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Last year, more than 70 people walked beside the Poplar woman during the Duluth MS Walk. With her sisters, Lassard raised nearly $12,000 for the cause.

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