2020 APDA Georgia Optimism Walk

Join us on May 2, 2020

Donate To This Event
Event Details
Where The Collective at Concourse
Atlanta, GA
Starts 05/02/2020 @ 11:00 AM EDT
Ends 12:00 PM EDT
Check-in Time 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM EDT
Registration Cutoff 03/17/2020 @ 12:00 PM EDT
Donation Cutoff 12/31/2020 @ 12:00 PM EST
Contact APDA Georgia Chapter
Phone 404-325-2020
Email Address [email protected]on.org

In response to the evolving coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and with an abundance of caution, the American Parkinson Disease Association has decided to postpone the APDA Georgia Optimism Walk, scheduled to take place on Saturday, May 2, 2020. We want you to know that this decision was not made lightly. Our first priority is the health and safety of our attendees, volunteers, and staff. 

We’re so thankful for the many people in our PD community who have dedicated so much time and heart into the planning of this event. We’re currently exploring opportunities to possibly postpone the event to a later date and will keep you posted. Check back for updates or contact [email protected]

APDA Georgia Optimism Walk!

Join us! 

POSTPONED
New Location! 
The Collective at Concourse
"King and Queen" Buildings
4 Concourse Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30328

 
Check-in: 10:00 am
Walk Begins: 11:00 am 

(Online registration is strongly encouraged)

          

What it is:

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 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. 

Raise $100 or more and get a free Optimism Walk t-shirt!

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!

NEW: Now you can create a Facebook Fundraiser that connects directly to your Optimism Walk fundraising page for fast and easy fundraising!  After you register, you just set it up quickly through your Walk fundraising portal. IMPORTANT -- you must set this up from within your fundraising portal in order for it to work! Please see the instructions.

Other Details:

Join us for food and fellowship following the walk. Stay for lunch and enjoy music as we celebrate!

The event goes on, rain or shine! 

Download an Optimism Walk Brochure and/or Flyer to share with friends and coworkers!  

For more information: Call APDA Georgia Chapter at 404-325-2020 or email [email protected] 

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

 

Check out our Optimism Walk video!
 
 
NATIONAL SPONSORS:

 

                

                      

 
 

Comments

Event Details

Where

The Collective at Concourse
Atlanta, GA

Starts

05/02/2020 @ 11:00 AM EDT

Ends

12:00 PM EDT

Check-in Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM EDT

Registration Cutoff

03/17/2020 @ 12:00 PM EDT

Donation Cutoff

12/31/2020 @ 12:00 PM EST

Contact

APDA Georgia Chapter

Phone

404-325-2020

[email protected]

Sponsored By

Get The Word Out