Moving Day Rochester is our annual fundraising walk event. It is a fun and inspiring fundraising event that unites families, friends and communities both large and small in the fight against Parkinson’s disease.
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The Parkinson’s Foundation Greater Rochester Chapter is able to fulfill our mission thanks to the generous support from donors, volunteers and sponsors. There are several ways you can get involved and help people with Parkinson’s in our area live well:
Kristin Jonsson, Esq., Chairperson
Pellittiere & Jonsson
Dennis Whitney, President
David Henning, Treasurer
Michelle Burack, MD, PhD
University of Rochester Medical Center Movement Disorder Clinic
Dan Kinel, Esq.
Harter, Secrest & Emery
Palmer Food Services
The Parkinson’s Foundation Greater Rochester Chapter seeks to:
- Support people with Parkinson's disease and their care partners
- Educate the community about Parkinson's disease
- Find a cure
Programs & Support
Make a General Donation
Make a Tribute Donation
We invite you to join us for one of these educational events:
Parkinson’s Friendly Training for Fitness Instructors - December 9th, 2017
The Heartland Chapter will host a session to educate you or your fitness instructors on how to train people with Parkinson’s. The program will be given by Christian Benedict, PT, DPT, LSVT-BIG from KS Rehab Hospital in Topeka, KS. Instructors are invited to participate in this free training and encouraged to invite other trainers who may be interested.