National Parkinson Foundation: Keep on Moving!

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To benefit the National Parkinson Foundation Greater Rochester

Moving Day® 2016 Recap

*** We want to thank our Team Captains, Walkers and Supporters for the incredible response in allowing us to raise nearly $120,000 for Moving Day® Rochester 2016! On behalf of our planning committee and NPF, we are thrilled with our 2016 achievements and are looking forward to 2017! People Who Move Change The World. *** 

Save the Date for next year!

We are working hard to secure the location and date for Moving Day® 2017 and hope to announce it soon!


Connect with Us Today


For the most up-to-date information on Moving Day® and to see what’s happening locally, please visit and follow us on Facebook Facebook.


Questions? Contact our chapter at or on 585-234-5355. We love hearing from you!



About Moving Day®

Rochester interim pageMoving Day® is more than just a walk. It highlights “movement” and exercise as a symbol of hope and progress because of its essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease. Each event features our unique Movement Pavilion, with stations such as yoga, Pilates, Tai Chi, dance and much more. Whether you take part on a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with thousands of supporters who share a common goal — to help beat Parkinson’s.


To learn more about the impact you are making through your participation in Moving Day®, click here.


Join the Local Planning Committee


Moving Day® would not be possible without the help of our amazing volunteers who help plan the event. Our Local Planning Committee meets to discuss event logistics, team recruitment and fundraising. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact us today at or on 585-234-5355.

Contact Us


Kimberly Collins, Executive Administrator
PO Box 23204, Rochester, NY 14692 | 585-234-5355 |



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Community Impact

Want to learn more about where your donor $ goes?

For information on local programs funded through your local Moving Day®, please click here.


Moving Day® Rochester, NY
133 percent of goal achieved.

Number of Teams: 62

Number of Walkers: 446


Top Ten Teams:

  1. Team Griff - $5,905.00
  2. Team Lewie - $5,295.00
  3. Cali's Crusaders - $5,241.00
  4. Montour Movers - $5,108.75
  5. Ron's Knights - $4,758.00
  6. Eye of the Tiger - $4,654.00
  7. Porter Power - $4,064.00
  8. Pal's Proponents - $3,685.00
  9. Papa Bear's Pack - $3,115.00
  10. Russ's Rough Riders - $2,810.00



Top Ten Walkers:

  1. Ron Knight - $3,853.00
  2. Dana Harris - $3,100.00
  3. Lindsay Porter - $2,874.00
  4. Gerry Bader - $2,345.00
  5. Heather Streicher - $1,875.00
  6. Ellen Poleshuck - $1,868.00
  7. Robyn Ballard - $1,855.00
  8. Tina Westhoff-Cali - $1,820.00
  9. Lisa Scott - $1,750.00
  10. Maryann Letizia - $1,662.75