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The Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s (KGF) is committed to promoting awareness about Parkinson’s disease, as well as developing and delivering activity-based programs to those living with it. Follow the links to see what we’ve been up to.

Corie Mattie in front of the mural on the Atwater building in LA.

On Monday, July 25th, Los Angeles artist Corie Mattie (known as L.A. Hope Dealer) revealed the mural, “The Impossible CAN Happen” in partnership with the Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s to raise awareness of Parkinson’s

The Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s has issued grants in 2022 to the following organizations and programs: Michigan Parkinson Foundation The Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s issued a grant to the Michigan Parkinson Foundation allocated

Debra G. crosses the line for #Team23 at the Detroit Marathon in 2022.

On October 15th and 16th over 80 runners took to the streets of Detroit as part of Team 23 to fund raise for the Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s. Runners competed in the 1 mile,

Kirk & Friends at the 6th annual Kirk Gibson Golf Classic

On August 22, 2022 the Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s hosted the Sixth Annual Kirk Gibson Golf Classic. Nearly $300,000.00 was raised to fund programs for the Parkinson’s Community. More than 200 golfers joined together

Board member Steve Annear on path

Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s Managing Director and Board Member Steve Annear is currently training for his first marathon to raise awareness and funds for the Foundation. Steve’s goal is to raise $100,000.00 at the

We are pleased to announce that the Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s will be a charity partner for the 2023 Detroit Free Press Marathon. Registration is now open! Race weekend will be October 13-15, 2023

The Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s has issued grants in 2021 to the following organizations and programs: Michigan Parkinson Foundation The Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s issued a grant to the Michigan Parkinson Foundation allocated

Tim and Debra cross the finish line at the Detroit Marathon.

On the weekend of October 15-17, 2021 over 50 runners took to the streets of Detroit for the Detroit Free Press Marathon on behalf of the Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s Team 23! Over $17,000

Kirk Gibson Colf Classic 2021 Recap main photo.

The Fifth Annual Kirk Gibson Golf Classic was held on August 23, 2021 at the Wyndgate Country Club in Rochester Hills, Michigan. More than 170 golfers came together to raise over $400,000 for Parkinson’s Research

On April 11th in honor of World Parkinson’s Day we had a virtual indoor cycling class led by Danielle Devine-Baum of sweatconnected. Through class participants and donors who couldn’t attend we raised almost $1,000 toward