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JCC Association of North America: Giving Parkinson’s a right hook

Through Jennifer Enslein' own contributions and fundraising efforts, including a grant for $20,000 from the National Parkinson’s Foundation, Enslein was able to secure the Rock Steady Boxing program, which began in August, for the next two years. The funds pay for special equipment and instructor training at Rock Steady Boxing in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Sunday, December 3, 2017
Association of Art Museum Directors: Museums and Communities News October 2017 Tuesday, October 31, 2017

A Burchfield Penney Art Center and Parkinson’s Foundation Western New York Chapter collaborative is offering relief to people with PD through its Art Moves Me therapeutic PD dance program.

Chicago Tribune: From the community: Parkinson’s Foundation Welcomes Chicago entrepreneur Peter Goldman to its Board of Directors Tuesday, October 24, 2017

The Parkinson's Foundation announced the election of Chicago entrepreneur Peter Goldman its Board of Directors. Goldman is managing partner of Lakeshore Sport & Fitness in Chicago.

Philanthropy News Digest: Parkinson's Disease Foundation Invites Applications for Mentored Research Thursday, October 19, 2017

The Parkinson’s Foundation asks for applications from new investigators for the Parkinson's Foundation-PSG Mentored Clinical Research Award.

WSB-TV: Doctor at Emory Leads Groundbreaking Research on Parkinson’s Disease Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Stewart Factor, a doctor at Emory University, a Center of Excellence, is learning how to put breaks on the range of symptoms associated with Parkinson’s, in hopes of finding a cure.

Berks Mont News: Tri County Record Community Calendar 10-17 Tuesday, October 17, 2017

PD support group will meet October 23 and distribute free foundation resources.

Emory News Center: National Academy of Medicine elects Emory Leaders in Neuroscience, Global Health Monday, October 16, 2017

Allan Levey is a major player in the neurosciences and global health at Emory. Levey was a recipient of the foundation’s Heikkila Research Scholar Award.

Daily North Shore: Bears & NFL Players Tackle Parkinson’s Thursday, October 12, 2017

Ed McCaskey of the Chicago Bears have been living with PD for 11 years. In that time he’s run 13 marathons and boxes regularly. This Sunday, former Bears and other NFL players will walk with McCaskey at Moving Day® Chicago. Mentions Parkinson’s Outcomes Project.

Fox 32: Living Well with Parkinson’s Preview to Moving Day Chicago Thursday, October 12, 2017

Sara O’Hare, Parkinson Foundation Chicago Community Development Director, is interviewed and speaks about PD and Moving Day®. Moving Day® Chicago supporter Bob Baittie is also interviewed.

Daily Herald: Former Glen Ellyn Family Honors and Pays Tribute to Loved Ones Affected by Parkinson's Disease at Moving Day Chicago Event on October 15 Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The Kohler family is expanding their team "Kohler's Crew" into the community and fundraising for Moving Day® Chicago.

Chicago Now: Take the Money and Run... or Walk Monday, October 9, 2017

Chicago blogger writes about his PD and support of Moving Day® Chicago, taking place October 15. “In the first five years of this event, there have been about one hundred of these nationally and it's raised almost $14,000,000… it helps fund better care and programs to help Parkinson's patients lead a better lifestyle,” wrote Howard Moore.


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