Iowa Optimism Walk

APDA Iowa 2023 Optimism Walk
September 30, 2023
Principal Park in Des Moines

Registration Now Open!

 What is an Optimism Walk?

It is a nationwide movement to mobilize and inspire people to step up and put an end to Parkinson’s disease.

An important and fun-filled event that raises much-needed funds and awareness for Parkinson’s disease.

It includes a short, non-competitive walk, with a day filled with camaraderie, family-friendly activities, music, refreshments, vendor tables and more!

Why Walk?

Because every six minutes someone is diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease in the US.

The more funds we raise, the more people we can help in our local communities.

Raise $100, $500, $1,000 or more and qualify for great prizes – like the official Walk shirt and more!


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