PDF Champions: Parkinson's Awareness - Walk Over Water (NY)

When: 
Sunday, April 30, 2017 -
01:00 to 03:00
Where: 

Walkway Over the Hudson, Poughkeepsie, NY

Who: 

Nancy Redkey and fellow members of the PD Support Group of the Mid-Hudson Valley in partnership with the PDF Champions program. PDF Champions are some of the dedicated individuals who give their time and energy to raise awareness for Parkinson's and funds for PDF in their local communities.

What: 

Join PDF Champions Nancy Redkey and members of the Parkinson's Disease Support Group of the Mid-Hudson Valley as they host the annual Walk Over Water to benefit PDF. The three-mile walk begins on the Poughkeepsie side of the park's scenic bridge. Since 2010, the group has raised more than $80,000 for PDF from the walk, which is open to the public. PDF educational materials, Parkinson's awareness bracelets and pins will be available at the park along with bottles of bubbles for children. For those unable to complete the entire walk distance, a limited number of free wheelchairs will be available and student volunteers will be in attendance to assist.

To Learn More: 
For more information, contact PDF at (800) 457-6676 or info@pdf.org.