An important (and fun-filled) fundraising event that offers a short non-competitive walk and other family-friendly activities, prizes 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 set up and help put an end to Parkinson's disease. Be a part of it!
Because every nine minutes someone is diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
The more funds we raise, the more people we can help.
Great Incentive Prizes!
Raise $100 or more and get a free Optimism Walk t-shirt!
Raise $1000 or more and receive a personalized sign along the walk course!
Raise $5,000+ and become a Star Walker! Receive a personalized sign along the walk course and additional recognition during our Opening Ceremony!
Funds raised enable APDA to continue providing local education and support to those touched by PD in your community and fund scientific research into the causes, prevention, treatments and ultimately the cure.
And, because it's going to be a GREAT day!
Fundraising is highly encouraged. We have tips and templates to help make fundraising easy to do!
Rain or shine!
Download an Optimism Walk Brochure and/or Flyer to share with friends and coworkers!
For more information:
Call APDA Greater St. Louis Chapter at 636-778-3377 or email firstname.lastname@example.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. Tax ID # 13-1962771. www.apdaparkinson.org