In our first ever partnership with the Parkinson’s Foundation, Columbus Gives Back is thrilled to invite you Moving Day Columbus 2019: the Ohio Chapter’s 8th annual fundraising walk. It is a fun and inspiring fundraising event that unites families, friends and communities both large and small in the fight against Parkinson’s disease. This celebration of movement will feature a family friendly walk course, a kids area and a special “We Move Pavilion” featuring exercises such as Delay the Disease, Dance for PD, Rock Steady Boxing, and ActivMotion Bar; all can help manage the symptoms of PD.
Proceeds raised from the campaign help to improve the quality of care for people with Parkinson’s disease through research, education and outreach. Moving Day Columbus raises awareness of Parkinson’s both nationally and in the local community.
It is ‘A day to move, a day to move others, a day that moves YOU!’
What: We need volunteers to assist with registration, managing tents, monitoring traffic, and cheering on the route!
Where: Wolfe Park, 105 Park Rd. Columbus, OH 43215
When: Sunday, September 8, 11am-4pm
Event Leaders: firstname.lastname@example.org
About Parkinson’s Foundation: The Parkinson’s Foundation Ohio Chapter makes life better for people with Parkinson’s disease by improving care and advancing research toward a cure. In everything we do, we build on the energy, experience, and passion of our global Parkinson’s community. For more information on Parkinson’s disease, please visit www.parkinson.org/ohio.
About #CbusGivesBack: Columbus Gives Back coordinates group volunteer events with local non-profits, organizes philanthropic happy hours to raise support and awareness for our non-profit partners, and participates in other philanthropic events while emphasizing our social twist: to have fun with volunteers new and old during and after events in the hopes of creating a culture of community engagement amongst our target audience of young professionals.
Cancellation Policy: Due to the nature of our events, an accurate headcount is important. Please contact one of the event coordinators if you have RSVP’ed but are unable to attend this event.