Women's soccer taking donations for Parkinson's at Monday's match
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Women's soccer taking donations for Parkinson's at Monday's match

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s soccer will accept donations for the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research at this Monday’s match against Lindsey Wilson at Lindsey Donnell Stadium-Kirk Field.

The Michael J. Fox Foundation is dedicated to finding a cure for Parkinson's disease through an aggressively funded research agenda and to ensuring the development of improved therapies for those living with Parkinson's today. Since 2000, The Michael J. Fox Foundation has funded more than $450 million to speed a cure for Parkinson's disease.

The Michael J. Fox Foundation team works tirelessly every day with one urgent goal in mind: Accelerating breakthroughs patients can feel in their everyday lives. They strive to make progress in the following key areas by evaluating risk, opportunities, and challenges through a patient-focused lens:
• Speed treatments that can slow, stop or reverse the progression of Parkinson’s disease
• Speed better treatments for the currently unaddressed or under-addressed symptoms of Parkinson’s disease
• Speed treatments to address or avoid the debilitating side effects of current Parkinson’s disease drugs

For more information about the Michael J. Fox Foundation, visit https://www.michaeljfox.org.