|Name of Non-Profit Organization *||
Parkinson Support & Wellness, Inc.
|Today’s Date: *||Tuesday, March 21, 2023|
|EIN / 501(C)(3)Number *||
|What year did your organization receive it’s non-profit status? *||
260 Stetson St. Suite 2329
Cincinnati, OH 45219
|Your Name *||Christopher Gaffney|
|Your Title *||
|Your email address *||cmgaffney@parkinsoncincinnati.
|Your Phone Number||(513) 558-0113|
|Executive Director’s Name *||
|Executive Director’s email address *||cmgaffney@parkinsoncincinnati.
|What is the mission of your organization?|
|Parkinson Support & Wellness (PSW) exists to help those with Parkinson’s Disease in the Greater Cincinnati/Greater Dayton area learn about the disease. This knowledge empowers individuals to take control and make connections with local resources like support and exercise groups. In addition to helping link people to programs that will aid them, the organization also produces educational programming, provides grants to exercise programs specially-tailored to the needs of Persons with Parkinson Disease, and sponsors support groups and other events designed to bring people together in a mutual supportive and encouraging environment.|
|Which social causes (up to 3 choices) does your agency address through its programming? *||
|Any comments about your selections you would like to share with the student philanthropists?||
We are primarily a Healthcare oriented organization. Because the majority of persons who have Parkinson’s disease are not diagnosed until age 60 or later, we are also a senior services organization.
|Does your organization have volunteer opportunities available for students? *||
Yes, Grades 9 – 12
|List possible volunteer opportunities -or- a link to where they can be found on the web.||
We have opportunities for students to volunteer to help with our annual 5K fundraising event, Steady Strides. +Cheer leading at Start/Finish line, +Water stop attendants, + Set up/teardown, +Helpers with Little Striders short races for kids under 12 years old
|Volunteer coordinator||Julia Burks|
|Volunteer coordinator’s email firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Volunteer coordinator’s phone number||(513) 558-0113|