The American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA)  aims to assist the more than one million Americans with Parkinson's disease and their families through a nationwide network of Chapters, Information & Referral Centers (I&R) and support groups.  APDA also pursues its efforts to fund research through our Centers for Advanced Research and by awarding grants to fund the most promising research toward discovering the cause(s) and finding the cure for Parkinson's disease.  

APDA counts on your participation in our awareness and fundraising events across the country.  Show your support by attending an event in your area or simply by making a donation now.  

09/30/2017 2017 Adventure Race for Parkinson's, Trident Seafood's Parking Lot - Ballard, WA
10/07/2017 2017 APDA Optimism Walk - Northern Connecticut, Stratton Brook State Park - Simsbury, CT
10/14/2017 2017 PD Walkers, Sat. Principal Park Sun. 300 Court Ave. - Des Moines, IA
10/14/2017 2017 APDA Optimism Walk - Minnesota, Roseville Central Park - Jaycees Shelter - Roseville, MN
10/21/2017 2017 APDA Optimism Walk - Oklahoma, Chisholm Trail South Park - Broken Arrow, OK
10/21/2017 2017 APDA Optimism Walk - Westport, CT, Sherwood Island State Park - Westport, CT
11/10/2017 Parkinson Educational Symposium 2017, Radisson - Madison, WI



Maybe it's a DO IT YOURSELF (DIY) FUNDRAISING campaign

All across the country, people are coming together to join in a common goal to do all we can to help everyone impacted by Parkinson’s disease to live life to the fullest. There are no limits to the ways that you can get involved and support the American Parkinson Disease Association, and our online fundraising tools make registration, ticketing, and fundraising easier than ever. Join us as we spread hope, optimism, and a positive vision for the future.

Whether you are living with PD, know someone who is, or just want to support a good cause – creating a DIY Fundraiser is a fantastic way to make a difference for those impacted by Parkinson’s disease.




As the country’s largest grassroots Parkinson’s organization, we rely on the community to help us in our cause. Join our community today.
CLICK HERE to learn how to get more involved with awareness and fundraising events across the country.   


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