charity-3You Can be a Star - A Promises Star


You want to help someone with Parkinson's, perhaps you want to assist your local hospital or Parkinson's disease center with their research. Become a Promises Star. We make it easy to host a local fundraising event by providing you with literature, support and ways to raise funds quickly. By partnering with Promises for Parkinson's, you can guarantee your participants that their donations will be tax deductible and you can help us increase awareness of this debilitating disease. Read More...

care2Promises Cares

Parkinson's disease takes a toll on daily life. It affects simple tasks like walking around the block, buttoning a shirt and zippering a jacket. It also can have a severe financial impact, especially in those patients with little to no insurance or savings. Some surveys estimate that Parkinson's can cost a family upwards of $30,000 per year. If insurance pays for prescription costs and doctor visits, it may not cover visits to a nutritionist or the cost of a walker. Doctors may recommend exercise classes but your budget may not be able to afford the cost of those classes.Improving quality of life can mean offering financial assistance to those Parkinsonians in need. Sometimes it means helping patients find transportation to their appointments, in-home care, exercise studios and local support groups. That's where Promises Cares comes in. Read More...