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Events

  • Moving Day Los Angeles

    Moving Day is more than just a walk. It raises awareness and funds to improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s disease and advance toward a cure.  This inspiring event brings together people of all ages and abilities for family-friendly fun and activities.  Moving Day highlights movement and exercise as symbols of hope and progress because of their essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease. Take part in a variety of movement activities such as yoga, Tai Chi, boxing, dance, and much more.  Whether you are part of a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with hundreds of supporters who share a common goal – to help beat Parkinson’s.  Register today!

    Contact Name: 
    Sarah Osborne
    Contact Email: 
    sosborne@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    661-360-5544
    Event Date Min: 
    Sunday, October 21, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Park Center, Griffith Park
    Los Angeles, CA 90027
    United States
  • Parkinson’s Prohibition 2018

    Thursday, October 25, 2019
    6:00 – 10:00 pm

    Grand Hall at Kansas City Power and Light
    1330 Baltimore, Kansas City, MO 64105

    You won’t want to miss Parkinson’s Prohibition, an event benefitting the work of Parkinson’s Foundation Heartland Chapter. It offers a fun, unique and entertaining opportunity for persons with Parkinson’s disease (PD), families, friends, companies and organizations to raise significant funds to support comprehensive patient care programs and research. It’s also a highly visible way to generate awareness for PD. This event will feature local food and beverage in the art deco elegance of the Grand Hall, one of a kind live auction items and a high-end raffle featuring date night baskets. Guests will be serenaded by a swing band all night. Just tell them Bugsy sent you!

    Event Date Min: 
    Thursday, October 25, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Kansas City, MO
    United States
    Event Chapter: 
    Heartland
  • Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program

    Are you a nurse educator? Apply to The Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program at the Parkinson’s Foundation to help us prepare the next generation of nurses to care for the growing population of people with Parkinson’s disease (PD).

    The 40-hour accredited train the trainer Nurse Faculty Program improves PD nursing care by training faculty leaders across the U.S. to educate nursing students.

    Nurses are critical to Parkinson's care. Considering the growing number of people living with Parkinson's and the shortage of neurologists specializing in the disease, it is pressing that we prepare nurses to treat Parkinson's. 

    To date the program has trained nearly 220 nurses who in turn train 20,000 nursing students each year to meet this need.

    Event Date Min: 
    Thursday, October 25, 2018 to Friday, October 26, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Muhammad Ali Parkinson’s Center
    Phoenix, AZ 85013
    United States
  • Moving Day Atlanta - A Walk for Parkinson's

    Moving Day, A Walk for Parkinson’s, is a fun and inspiring annual fundraising event hosted by the Parkinson’s Foundation. Moving Day unites families, friends and communities in the fight against Parkinson’s disease. This celebration of movement features a family friendly walk course, a kids’ area, a caregivers’ relaxation tent and a special Movement Pavilion with yoga, dance, Tai Chi, Pilates and other activities—all proven to help manage Parkinson’s symptoms. Since 2011, Moving Day events across the country have gathered nearly 115,000 participants and raised more than $17 million to improve care and advance research toward a cure.

    Funds raised through Moving Day:

    • Deliver quality care to more than 100,000 people living with Parkinson’s

    • Fund cutting-edge research to advance toward a cure

    • Provide free resources for people living with Parkinson’s and their families

    Event Details

    Date: Saturday, October 27, 2018
    Location: Piedmont Park – Promenade

    Registration opens: 9:00 a.m. | Walk start time: 11:00 a.m.

    Contact: Celeste Tennant | ph: 404-397-1014 | ctennant@parkinson.org
    Website: www.movingdayatlanta.org

    Click here for complete event details.

    Fee(s): 
    No registration fee
    Contact Name: 
    Celeste Tennant
    Contact Email: 
    ctennant@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    404-397-1014
    Event Image: 
    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, October 27, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Piedmont Park Promenade
    1320 Monroe Drive
    Atlanta, GA 30306
    United States
    Event Chapter: 
    Georgia
  • Moving Day Atlanta

    Moving Day is more than just a walk. It raises awareness and funds to improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s disease and advance toward a cure.  This inspiring event brings together people of all ages and abilities for family-friendly fun and activities.  Moving Day highlights movement and exercise as symbols of hope and progress because of their essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease. Take part in a variety of movement activities such as yoga, Tai Chi, boxing, dance, and much more.  Whether you are part of a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with hundreds of supporters who share a common goal – to help beat Parkinson’s.  Register today!

    Contact Name: 
    Celeste Tennant
    Contact Email: 
    ctennant@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    404-397-1014
    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, October 27, 2018
    Event Location: 
    The Promenade - Piedmont Park
    1342 Worchester Drive NE
    Atlanta, GA 30309
    United States
  • Moving Day DFW

    Moving Day is more than just a walk. It raises awareness and funds to improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s disease and advance toward a cure.  This inspiring event brings together people of all ages and abilities for family-friendly fun and activities.  Moving Day highlights movement and exercise as symbols of hope and progress because of their essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease. Take part in a variety of movement activities such as yoga, Tai Chi, boxing, dance, and much more.  Whether you are part of a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with hundreds of supporters who share a common goal – to help beat Parkinson’s.  Register today!

    Contact Name: 
    Debbie Nathan
    Contact Email: 
    dnathan@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    214-469-7661
    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, October 27, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Lone Star Park
    1000 Lone Star Parkway
    Grand Prairie, TX 75050
    United States
  • Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program

    Are you a nurse educator? Apply to The Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program at the Parkinson’s Foundation to help us prepare the next generation of nurses to care for the growing population of people with Parkinson’s disease (PD).

    The 40-hour accredited train the trainer Nurse Faculty Program improves PD nursing care by training faculty leaders across the U.S. to educate nursing students.

    Nurses are critical to Parkinson's care. Considering the growing number of people living with Parkinson's and the shortage of neurologists specializing in the disease, it is pressing that we prepare nurses to treat Parkinson's. 

    To date the program has trained nearly 220 nurses who in turn train 20,000 nursing students each year to meet this need.

    Event Date Min: 
    Wednesday, October 31, 2018 to Thursday, November 1, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Weill Cornell Medicine: New York Presbyterian Hospital
    New York, NY 10065
    United States

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