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Team Week 2019 - and the Winners Are ...


Thanks to everyone who participated in our very first Team Week fundraising challenge for the Parkinson’s Unity Walk.

As of today, together we have raised $521,781.93 and counting for the 2019 Parkinson's Unity Walk. What an exciting start to April is Parkinson's Awareness Month!

On March 25th through 29th, 2019, the Parkinson’s Unity Walk held their very first Team Week. It was five days of FUNdraising and a new way for every team to qualify for extra money towards their team goal! Teams received tips and tricks throughout the week to help them reach their fundraising goals. They shared in an email, used the mobile app, posted on social media, sent text messages, and asked for donations. We were so very lucky and grateful to have a generous donation of $50,000 from the Billy Rose Foundation to be split among the Top 20 Teams at the end of the week.

A big congratulations to our Top 20 Teams as of Friday, March 29, 11:59 p.m.:

 1. Strike Clubs
 2. Papa's Rockin' NJ Walkers
 3. Miles for Mitch
 4. Woody Waga Team
 5. The Betty Bunch/Rock Steady Boxing Long Island
 6. Team Big Daddy Kane
 7. Team Alex
 8. Ginnie's Gang
 9. Team Mensch
10. Never Give Up Warriors
11. Pop's Kids
12. Miracle Marvins
13. Team Berlin
14. Ping Pong Parkinson (3P)
15. drowning PD
16. Sabela and The Hotsteppers
17. We Walk For Mo
18. Debina's Dream
19. Team Nashville

Thanks to a generous donation of $50,000 from the Billy Rose Foundation, $2,500 will be added to these team’s total amount raised.

Thanks to all of you for making this week such a success! We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, April 27th where we will come together as a community and celebrate money raised to fund research that will discover new treatments and, ultimately, a cure.