Girl, 13, raises over $40,000 for Parkinson’s research

News

Author: AdminPublished: 9 April 2015

Parkinson's LifePrep: Parkinson's LifeCook: Parkinson's LifeServes:

News image

Jenna Sigurdson – a 13 year old from Winnipeg, Canada – received more than $40,000, after creating a campaign to raise awareness about Parkinson’s disease involving bookmarks.

She was inspired into action when her dad was diagnosed with the neurodegenerative disease three years earlier.

Go Back

Share this story

Comments


Related articles


The ARC pen designed to help PwPs with micrographia

Resources & Tools

An end to writer’s block for people with Parkinson’s?

New pen developed to improve handwriting for Parkinson's patients

READ MORE
Unite for Parkinson's dinner in Rome

Global update

#UniteForParkinsons around the world

The 2018 #UniteForParkinsons campaign reaches 8 million

READ MORE
Marty Mcfly Delorean

Perspectives

21 motivational Michael J Fox quotes on living with Parkinson’s disease

Inspiring MJ Fox quotes to mark ‘Back to the Future’ anniversary

READ MORE