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The Art of Parkinson’s Sale is back! Whether you consider yourself an artist or not, we are calling all people living with Parkinson’s disease to participate and donate your works of art! We accept all mediums and encourage creativity and innovation. If you are interested, please email Jack Jaglo at Please include a photo of your work… Read More

2015 Golf-3

Click here to register now! Here at NPFM we are so excited to offer three great support grants focused on helping those living with Parkinson’s disease. Our fundraising efforts go towards caregiver respite care, help-at-home, and providing exercise opportunities for patients. Wondering how you can support these grants? It’s easy! Join us for our annual… Read More

Starting in 2013, the National Parkinson Foundation Minnesota, set out to set a record of the most number of people with Parkinson’s dancing at the same time. It is a record they hope to see broken by national Parkinson foundations across the country and for years to come.   2013   2014  … Read More

We wanted to share this quick video of Moving Day 2014. When our community comes together we can create real change! Stay tuned for the 2015 video from Moving Day!… Read More

We’re looking for a few good volunteers to help at our 2015 Moving Day® on May 2 in Plymouth. Interested in giving a few hours of your time to help us with our largest fundraising event of the year? Sign up now!… Read More


Get ready for Moving Day® 2015 by attending our annual kickoff breakfast on Friday, February 27! The event will be held at the Metropolitan Ballroom in Golden Valley from 7:30-9 a.m. The event is free and will feature several guest speakers to help raise excitement for Moving Day® on May 2. A continental breakfast will… Read More

Final Tally

Twin Cities Moving Day® was a huge success! This exciting day filled with movement, education and camaraderie for those living with and impacted by Parkinson’s was the most successful yet. All proceeds benefit the National Parkinson Foundation Minnesota’s mission to improve the lives of those living with PD through education, outreach and grant work. In 2014 we… Read More


                    You don’t have to look far to find lights in neighborhood yards to celebrate the holiday season. But for a man in Plymouth, the yard display goes beyond helping his neighborhood brighten for the holidays. Mike Justak, founder of PD Shimmers, lights up his neighborhood… Read More

Willmar Pedal and Roll

The National Parkinson Foundation Minnesota (NPFM) is excited to work with Pedal and Roll for Parkinson’s for a two-day event in Willmar on August 21-22. The event, hosted as a part of the NPFM Parkinson-Friendly Communities initiative through a grant from the Otto Bremer Foundation, will take place in the community on the evening of… Read More

2014 Night Out for Parkinson's East

GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. – The National Parkinson Foundation Minnesota held its annual Night Out for Parkinson’s on Thursday evening at the Mendakota Country Club. Over 70 people turned out for an evening that included dinner, silent auction and a chance to catch up with those involved in the Parkinson community. Dr. Okeanis Vaou served as… Read More