Why move for Moving Day?
Support our mission to help every person diagnosed with Parkinson’s live their best possible life now. Your gift will help us fund better research, better treatment and better lives. Learn more about how we fight for people with Parkinson’s and their families in this short video. We are in this fight together–#whywefight.
Funds raised through Moving Day also support our national mission by:
- Delivering expert care to more than 100,000 Parkinson’s patients worldwide through our Center of Excellence network;
- funding cutting-edge research like the Parkinson’s Outcomes Project, aimed at better treatment and care;
- providing free resources for people with Parkinson’s and their families, such as a toll-free Helpline (1-800-4PD-INFO) and the life-saving Aware in Care hospitalization kits.
Learn more about how you can get involved with the Parkinson’s Foundation.
At the Parkinson’s Foundation, we believe that every person with Parkinson’s should get the best treatment and care. Everything we do helps people live their best lives today until there is a tomorrow without Parkinson’s. The great impact of Moving Day is thanks to supporters like you.
Did you know that someone is diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease every 9 minutes in the United States? No one should have to face Parkinson’s alone. That is why the Parkinson’s Foundation provides a community of support to give people the resources and help they need to live well with Parkinson’s.
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Moving Day is more than just a walk. It highlights movement and exercise as a symbol of hope and progress because of its essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease. Each event features our unique Movement Pavilion, with stations such as yoga, Pilates, Tai Chi, dance and much more. Whether you take part on a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with thousands of supporters who share a common goal— to help beat Parkinson’s.