Sample Letter to the Editor
April is Parkinson's Awareness Month. Use this template to start to draft a letter to the editor of your local paper, including details about your life with Parkinson's or information about your awareness event.
To the Editor:
This April, I urge our neighbors to take part in Parkinson’s Awareness Month. Nearly one million Americans live with Parkinson’s and many of them, [including me, my husband, etc.] are living right here in [community name].
There is currently no cure.
[Insert your personal story here.]
I invite our neighbors to show their support [by attending an event or making a donation].
For more information, please contact [insert contact information].