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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.


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    MJFF Launching New Local Event Series to Empower the Parkinson’s Community

    “Parkinson’s IQ + You” will come to Atlanta and Southern California in 2019 and more cities in 2020 to educate the community about care, research and local resources.

  • Wilson parents.

    Stewarding His Parents’ Legacy and Inspiring Others to Follow

    For the second year in a row, Tucker is one of the generous donors behind MJFF’s $2 million Giving Tuesday campaign.

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    MJFF CEO Writes Op-ed in “The Hill” to Advocate for the Parkinson’s Community

    Todd Sherer, PhD, CEO of The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) and five other scientist leaders testified last week before the U.S. House Committee on Science, Space and Technology about a harmful…

  • Funny Thing 2019 - MJF on stage

    Star-Studded #FoxGala Raises $4.6 Million to End Parkinson’s and Brings Together Foundation Friends in Support of Research

    On Saturday, November 16, nearly 900 friends from across the country gathered at the Hilton New York to celebrate raising $4.6 million (and counting!) to help speed a cure. And as with every year,…

  • Giving Tuesday: Your donation will be matched

    $2 Million Is Up for Grabs this Giving Tuesday

    Mark your calendar today for this year’s Giving Tuesday on December 3, 2019.

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    Timeless Advice from Michael J. Fox: A Letter to His Younger Self

    Michael J. Fox’s life mantra of optimism in the face of challenges continues to resonate even years later.

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