Benefits the Connecticut Chapter of the American Parkinson Disease Association
All net proceeds from this event
will help APDA provide programs and services to the CT Parkinson's community,
as well as fund critical research that will lead to better treatments and a
APDA provides almost 30 support
groups in CT, hosts an array of free educational events and much more.
more funds we raise, the more people with Parkinson's Disease we can help!
is an Optimism Walk?
An important (and fun-filled)
fundraising event that offers a short non-competitive walk, family-friendly
activities, prizes and more!Walking the full distance is not
mandatory! Participants can walk as much or as little as they would like.There will be informational tables,
refreshments, a DJ, giveaways and much more!
- 60,000 Americans are diagnosed with
Parkinson's Disease each year. Someone
is newly diagnosed with the disease every nine minutes.
- The funds will directly benefit the
CT Parkinson's community!