Thank You San Jose!

Please check out our Facebook page next week for all the event photos and please feel free to like, share and tag. You don’t have to have a Facebook account to view the photos, but if you do, like our page while you’re there!

Join us in thanking our National Partners: Right at Home, Sunovion, Medtronic, Impax, AbbVie, Boston Scientific, ADAMAS, Lundbeck. Thank you to our Local Sponsors, Acadia, Acorda, UCB, Care Indeed and El Camino Hospital.

Thank you to our Resource and Movement Pavilion presenters: Parkinson’s Institute, Dance Moves Me!, Stanford Movement Disorders and Neuroscience Supportive Care Program, PPSG, Rock Steady Boxing, The Poise Project, Yoga with Arlene McCarthy PT, DPT, RYT 200, PWR MOVES! With Theresa Najjar PT, DPT and Jessica Vasquez, Mobility Tango with Bob Noakes, Tai Chi with Mwezo Kudumo, Abbott, San Jose Earthquakes, JFCS, and Union City Exercise Program.

Join us also in thanking our special guests and presenters: Robert Magbanua from the Union City Exercise Program, Kona Ice of San Jose, Sharkie from the San Jose Sharks, and Bill Winslow, Parkinson’s Foundation Community Advocate.

Many thanks to our planning committee: Theresa Najjar, Marilyn Enderson, Debbie Sternbach, Steven Russell and Robin Gaffney. And thank you to our volunteers, including Ann Boylan!!

Congratulations to current top teams:
Rock Steady Fighters, Team Papa Caron, Synaptic Fitness, Team Garvey, Team Yellow Submarine, Team Orlando, Tina Strong, All Aboard the Union City A Train, Get Care Moving, Team Phil, and Pops’ Posse.

And our current top individuals:
Noelle Nelson, Bill Winslow, Ann Boylan, Teresa Goehner, Marilyn Enderson, Theresa Najjar, Mary Ferris, Terry Cone, Josephine Chu, Corrie Prindle, Barbara Degregorio, Freddy Silva, and Tina McDonald.

And EVERYONE who came out to make the event so very special! THANK YOU for everything you do.

We are still going strong on fundraising to make lives better for people with PD and their families. Individuals that raise $500 or more by July 2 will receive an incentive certificate by email about a week or two following.

If anyone is interested in joining the San Jose committee or volunteering next year please let me know.

We’ll see you next year!

Moving Day has raised nearly $45 million and brought more than 186,000 participants together.