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Foundation Updates

Read expert commentary, insights and general announcements on how the Foundation is paving the way for Parkinson's research.


  • Tracy Pollan and Michael J. Fox

    Lights, Cameras, Music and Comedy at the #FoxGala to Raise Funds to End Parkinson's Disease

    Nearly 900 friends of the Foundation gathered in New York City for the annual event that raised $4.6 million dollars for Parkinson's research.

  • Save the Date Giving Tuesday 2018

    Save the Date for Giving Tuesday 2018

    $2 Million Match on Giving Tuesday

  • Gene-blue

    'Milestone Moment: A Parkinson's Drug Moves Forward With Help From Michael J. Fox'

    'Forbes' published a story detailing a 'milestone moment' in the history of LRRK2 and role of the Foundation in ushering this promising genetic target forward.

  • A Note from Our CEO: A Comprehensive Approach to Parkinson's

    A Note from Our CEO: A Comprehensive Approach to Parkinson's

    MJFF works to understand the full scope of resources that Parkinson's researchers need and help provide them.

  • Watch Our Latest Whiteboard Video 'The Answer Inside Us: Parkinson's Genetics'

    Watch Our Latest Whiteboard Video 'The Answer Inside Us: Parkinson's Genetics'

    MJFF's newest whiteboard video covers the basics of genetics, how genes lead researchers to new understandings and treatments and what genetic research is teaching us about Parkinson's.

  • What We Fund: $6 Million in New Grants for Parkinson’s Research

    What We Fund: $6 Million in New Grants for Parkinson’s Research

    MJFF announces 41 new grant awards to better understand, measure, and treat Parkinson’s disease, as well as develop new research tools.

Michael J. Fox in blue sweater posing for the camera.

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