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APDA Georgia 2021 Optimism Walk

Join us on August 28, 2021

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1Week 1Day 21Hours

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 28, 2021

registration begins at 10:00 AM ET
WALK BEGINS AT 11:00 AM ET

PERNOSHAL PARK

4575 n. Shallowford road
Dunwoody, GA 30338

 

JOIN US IN PERSON! WE CAN'T WAIT TO SEE YOU!

Register now and be a hero for people with Parkinson’s!  

* Online registration is strongly encouraged *

What it is:

  • An important (and fun-filled!) fundraising event that offers a short non-competitive walk, family-friendly activities, sponsor tables, and more!
  • Walking the full distance is not mandatory -- participants can walk as much or as little as they choose. 
  • Each Optimism Walk is part of a nationwide movement to mobilize and inspire people to step up and help put an end to Parkinson's disease.  Be a part of it!

Why Walk?

  • Because every nine minutes someone is diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
  • The more funds we raise, the more people we can help right in our own local communities.
  • Raise $100, $500, $1,000+ and qualify for great prizes - like the official Optimism Walk t-shirt, and more! (To qualify for fundraising prizes, the funds raised must be part of your personal fundraising dollars.)
  • And, because it's going to be a GREAT day!
Other Details:
Fundraising is highly encouraged.  We have tips and templates to help make fundraising easy to do!
Your safety is our priority! All public health guidelines and safety measures will be in place.
The walk route is 1.8 miles, but not required to complete the entire route and is wheelchair accessible.
Rain or shine!
Closing ceremonies following the walk at Noon. 
Download an Optimism Walk Brochure and/or Flyer to share with friends and coworkers! (COMING SOON)
For more information:
Call APDA Georgia Chapter at 404-325-2020 or email bmooney@apdaparkinson.org

About APDA - Every day we provide the support, education, and research that will help everyone impacted by Parkinson's disease live life to the fullest.   APDA is the largest grassroots network serving people with Parkinson's disease and their families.  

The American Parkinson Disease Association is a 501(c)3 organization.www.apdaparkinson.org
 
Don’t miss great info from our 2021 Optimism Walk National Sponsors! 

 

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