Monday, October 3, 2022

Walk For Parkinson’s 2022

Family Strongis Our 2022 Theme

Parkinson’s Unity Walk 2022

Join us for our 21st Annual Stamp Out Parkinsons Walk, one of the most significant grassroots community fundraising events to support people with Parkinsons and their families in the Philadelphia region and Delaware Valley.

Our inspiration this year is Family Strong. Battling Parkinsons Disease takes a village, which includes our relatives, friends, and our community of supporters and health care providers.

We are a small but mighty organization and this year we have invested $243,525 in grant funding to local organizations that support our Parkinsons Family. Your contribution and participation in this years walk help grow and strengthen the programs and services like the Cooper Neurological Institute, Music Matters, the Penn Parkinsons Disease and Movement Disorders Center, and more.

Collectively, these wonderful organizations support people with Parkinsons physically, mentally, and emotionally. Truly touching the lives of people with Parkinsons in our towns daily. So, join us, and lets make our family strong together!

Family, Friends, Neighbors, Colleagues = Community

Since its beginning as a humble neighborhood walk, our annual A Walk Stamp Out Parkinson’s has raised over $4.2 million and touched thousands of lives in our region. Those funds have been reinvested back in our region for research and quality of life programs and services to support thousands of families living with Parkinson’s.

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“Step Up” for Parkinson’s Disease. Join us for our walk at Baker Park in Naples! In-person walk registration begins at 9:00am | Walk begins at 10:00am. When you choose to walk in-person or virtually, you support the thousands of people in our community with PD to live well!help our members live well with PD.

Your Support Enhances Lives

Your donations to and fundraising efforts for the WALK FOR PARKINSON provides the programs and services to those living with Parkinsons, their care partners and families in Central Florida. With your support and dedication to meeting your fundraising goals, we can provide the best care possible for those with Parkinson’s and their loved ones.

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Were BACK! The Parkinson Association of Central Florida is proud to host the 8th Annual Walk for Parkinson at Cranes Roost Park. REGISTER your family, friends and co-workers – create a TEAM!

Have fun and join with us to raise money to help provide the necessary funding to support local programs, education and research projects to find a cure! Together, we can make a difference!

The Walk for Parkinson is more than just a Walk. It highlights movement and exercise as a symbol of hope and progress in finding a cure. Our annual fundraiser brings people together to raise awareness and funds for local community programs and research to find a cure. Click on the REGISTRATION buttons above and gather your friends and family members to support those with Parkinson’s!

No one should have to face Parkinsons alone. We are all in this together, to provide a community of support, to give people the resources and help they need to live well with Parkinsons.

Why We Walk For Parkinson’s Research

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We are the Torrington Area Parkinson’s Support Group, a 501c3 charity. We are people with Parkinson’s disease, family, care partners and concerned community members. We meet monthly on Saturday mornings at Torrington’s Sullivan Senior Center. All affected by Parkinson’s disease are welcome to join our group and attend meetings. To learn more about TAPSG, visit www.torringtonparkinsonssupportgroup.com/ The Walk in the Woods for Parkinson’s supports Parkinson’s research, increases awareness of PD and provides support for local people who struggle daily with Parkinson’s disease. PD affects 6.3 million people around the world. 1 in 100 people over the age of 60 will be affected by Parkinson’s disease. We educate the public about PD and help those affected by it. Our membership numbers more than 150.Through our first ten walks, we have donated more than $100,000 to support the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research. Additionally, we have funded programs for area citizens with PD. We are manned totally by volunteers who hope to expand support of TAPSG members and their families affected by Parkinson’s disease. Join us this year for our 11th Annual Walk in the Woods for Parkinson’s.Working together we will… ‘Ease the burden find a cure.’

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Get Support And Information

Being diagnosed with Parkinson’s is a personal experience but no one has to face Parkinson’s alone. Support and information can make a significant and positive difference to the lives of those living with Parkinson’s, their families and carers.

If you need to talk to someone, call our free confidential information line on:

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Were BACK! The Parkinson Association of Central Florida was proud to host the 8th Annual Walk for Parkinson at Cranes Roost Park. You brought your family, friends and co-workers – we beat the rain and had fun joining together to raise money to help provide necessary funding to support local programs, education and research projects to find a cure!

Thank you to our supporters, members and sponsors! Together, we can make a difference!

Check out our pictures of the day. April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month and we WALK FOR PARKINSON to raise money to fund local programs! Your contributions in support for all those affected by Parkinson’s and their loved ones, made a difference. Your support makes a difference.

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Walk For Parkinson 2022

The Walk for Parkinson is more than just a Walk. It highlights movement as a symbol of hope and progress towards finding a cure. The Walk is used to raise awareness and funds for local community programs, education, wellness and the research to find a cure. Whether you take part on a team or join as an individual you have the opportunity to move with hundreds of others who share in the journey to help beat Parkinson’s!

Thank you for joining us on April 2nd to celebrate April as Parkinson’s awareness month.

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2022 Walk for Parkinson!

Well be back together in 2022. Join us on Sunday 1 May to take A Walk in the Park Geelong

A Walk in the Park aims to provide an opportunity for people living in Geelong, the Bellarine and the Surf Coast show their support and to raise awareness and vital funds to support those living with Parkinsons.

There are over 27,000 people in Victoria living with Parkinsons. We want to acknowledge them and increase awareness of Parkinsons as well as raise money to support the invaluable work that Fight Parkinsons do.

At A Walk in the Park Geelong we want people to know that there is a supportive community to share your journey we are all in this together and you and your family dont have to face your Parkinsons journey alone.

This year you can buy a limited edition beanie or cap to show your support while you are out walking.

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The 28th Parkinson’s Unity Walk Will Be Held In Central Park On Saturday April 23 2022

Come out and have fun!

Check in at the registration then start your walk when you are ready between 8:30 and 11:30 AM. Leave time to visit informational booths and opportunities to talk to healthcare experts.

The fundraiser will also include virtual programming at unitywalk.org for those who would like to join from home.

100% of donations support Parkinsons disease research funded by four major U.S. Parkinson’s foundations. In 27 years more than $28 million have been raised to advance treatments and work towards a cure. The Unity Walk raises critical funds and awareness while presenting a day for the Parkinsons community to celebrate, learn, and connect.

Register to be counted and let them know you are there! Any of our Registrars can help you on the day of the Walk. OR donate and register before the day of the Walk.

Accessibility

Length of walk is approximately 1.4 miles. The entire walk is wheelchair accessible. Weelchairs are not provided – you can contact the below businesses for wheelchair rentals:

  • Carnegie Hill Pharmacy, 1721 Broadway , NYC 246-0020
  • Big Apple Mobility, 241 West 37th Street , NYC 278-8100

Golf carts are available for those in need of assistance.

Golf carts are available at 72nd Street entrances, on the Walk route, and at the beginning of Margot Zobel Way.

Refreshments

Complimentary snacks and bottled water will be served at two Refreshments Booth on Margot Zobel Way.

Date: Saturday April 23rd, 2022 – Rain or Shine

Time: 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Sunday June 12 Longmont

The Parkinson Association of the Rockies will host the 20th Annual Vitality 5K Walk and Run on Sunday, June 5, 2022. Join more than 1,500 participants to promote community awareness about Parkinsons and raise funds that support the programs and services provided by PAR. Choose where to walk! Wash Park in Denver, or Sandstone Ranch in Longmont.

Cant attend? You can make it count with Virtual Vitality! This option allows you to register and raise pledges online, while providing you with an opportunity to host your own walk, brunch or party at home.

Event Details:Wash Park in Denver | Walk Start inside park near Franklin and Mississippi

Sunday, June 12 | Sandstone Ranch in Longmont | 3001 E. Ken Pratt Blvd., E2 Shelter

8:00am Registration Begins | 9:15am Walk Start | 10:00am Resource Fair

5K Run 8:00am Registration Begins | 9:00am 5K Starts

Registration Fees: 5K Run $45 Walk $40/adult | $15/child | FREE/child

Register for the 5K Run or 5K Walk and receive a free t-shirt! When you raise $200 youll receive an incentive gift!

For more information contact Michael at or 303.830.1839.

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Join The Fight To Find A Cure Parkinsons

Whether you have Parkinsons or want to support a loved one living with the disease, joining an athletic event for Parkinsons is a great way to make a difference. Events range from fun runs, swimming events to endurance events with most events catering for all ages and various fitness levels. Its simple to get involved just register for an event, create a fundraising page and ask your friends and family to donate.

100% of every dollar you raise is invested into cutting-edge Parkinsons research right here in Australia our founders cover all the administration costs of the foundation so your fundraising can make a real difference.

If there are no current events that suit you, join the Shake It Up Challenge and create your own personal challenge.

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