Step Forward 5K and Walk

Step Forward - An Event to Fight Parkinson's

From 09/22/18 8:00 am until 09/22/18 12:00 pm


Help Change the Lives of People With Parkinson's

Step Forward is more than just a run/walk, it is a community festival that brings over 1,000 people in the community together. Activities Include:

  • Our first ever 5K
  • Climbing Wall for all ages
  • Kids' 50-yard dash
  • Caricature artist
  • Face painting
  • Balloon animals
  • Animal Friends’ Therapy Dogs
  • Team tailgating
  • Appearances by some of your favorite Pittsburgh mascots
  • Food Trucks

What Your Support Means

Your participation in the run/walk can ensure that there are vital resources available to your 12,000 neighbors living with Parkinson's.

By participating, you can make a difference in the lives of families in our region who are impacted by Parkinson's.

All gifts go directly to providing programs and services in Western Pennsylvania. Your neighbor, your loved one, your friend benefits with each donation.

Registration starts at 8:00 am - Walk begins at 10:00 am

For more information or to register, visit

See you there!


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The Parkinson Foundation Western Pennsylvania is the Pittsburgh region’s leading advocacy organization for Parkinson’s patients, their families and professional caregivers offering a variety of services related to Parkinson’s disease. Since 1995, the Parkinson’s community has relied on us for exercise, education and support programs as well as referrals to leading healthcare providers specializing in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease. The Parkinson Foundation Western Pennsylvania is fully funded through private donations.

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