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ORGANIZATION: Davis Phinney Foundation

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LA Walks

The Louisiana Walks for Parkinson's is a volunteer-organized event with a silent auction, family fun activities (puppy kisses, kids craft corner, TONS of local food vendors, live entertainment including the NOLA Bombshells, and more!) that raises awareness and funds for the Davis Phinney Foundation whose mission is to help people with Parkinson's live well today. The Walk is Saturday, October 8th, 2022. We'd love your help!! (And we need it! Come celebrate with us!)

There are opportunities to volunteer all day, please contact us to let us know your availability and interest.


  • 9 to 11am Kids Corner and Photo Booth
  • 11 to 2pm Kids Corner and Photo Booth
  • 10:30am - 1:30pm Food and beverage servers
  • 1:30pm Tear down

Volunteers will receive a tee shirt, food and beverages and the knowledge that you are making a huge difference int he lives of people with Parkinson's! For questions or to sign up for a specific opportunity, email Christina at Check out the walk event at

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About Davis Phinney Foundation


357 S McCaslin Dr, Ste 105, Louisville, CO 80027, US

Mission Statement

The Davis Phinney Foundation is dedicated to improving the lives of people with Parkinson’s disease today.


The truth is, Parkinson’s can strip people of momentum and hope. At the Davis Phinney Foundation, we're committed to helping people with PD and their caregivers find new ways to improve their lives today. We constantly look for ways to motivate and inspire people with PD. And in the process, we are continually inspired ourselves. Every day we meet people exploring new ways to live better with the disease. We've met people who are climbing mountains, running marathons, and even riding their bikes across the country. And we've met people who find victory in walking around the block. Because, in the end, it's not the size of the victory, but the recognition of it that counts. The motivation behind it. The inspiration it can provide to others. In the end, it's about what we can do today to improve lives. And that is a victory in itself.

At the DPF we inspire and inform people living with Parkinson’s through:

  • Information on how to live well with PD
  • Investment in research that can improve quality of life
  • Impact on the lives of people with PD through funding of exercise and speech programs
  • Encouragement of those impacted by the disease to celebrate the daily victories in their lives


Health & Medicine
Health & Medicine


Sat Oct 08, 2022
08:00 AM - 02:00 PM


Lafreniere Park3000 Downs BlvdMetairie, LA 70003



  • Food & Beverage Services
  • Administrative Support
  • Fundraising
  • Community Outreach
  • Outdoor Recreation


  • Teens
  • Group


  • We have shifts ranging from 2 to 6 hours.

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