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Why Fundraise with Team DPF?

Be a Part of Something Meaningful

Join a passionate community dedicated to making a positive impact. Your fundraising efforts allow us to grow programs and continue providing free resources for the increasing number of individuals impacted by Parkinson’s.

Connect with Like-Minded Individuals

Meet and connect with people who share your passion for raising awareness and supporting initiatives to improve the quality of life for people living with Parkinson’s.

Earn Exclusive Incentives

By joining Team DPF, you not only contribute to a great cause but also have the chance to enjoy exclusive incentives as a token of appreciation for your fundraising efforts. Learn more about the incentives you can earn!

Fundraising with Team DPF is as easy as 1-2-3

In just three short steps, you’ll be on your way to hosting a successful fundraising event. Curious about the events you can host or in need of inspiration? Discover how almost any event can be turned into a meaningful fundraiser:

Click here to register and create your unique fundraising page. It only takes a few minutes to set up, and you’ll be on your way to making a positive impact.

Once your fundraising page is set up, it’s time to spread the word. Use the power of your network to make a real difference. Share your fundraising page through:

Email: Create a personal message explaining why you’ve joined Team DPF and how your community’s support contributes to the cause. Include the link to your fundraising page.

Social Media: Use your social platforms to engage friends, family, and colleagues. Post updates, share your story, and encourage others to join your cause.

Word of Mouth: Sometimes, a personal touch goes a long way. Tell your friends and family why you’re fundraising for the Davis Phinney Foundation.

Facebook Integration: Link your fundraising page directly to Facebook to reach a broader audience.

As donations start rolling in, take pride in knowing you’re significantly impacting the lives of those affected by Parkinson’s. Every penny counts and together we can make a real difference.

Be sure to thank those who contribute to your fundraising efforts. Personalized thank you messages go a long way in acknowledging the generosity of your supporters.

Fundraise on Facebook!

Facebook fundraisers are a quick and easy way to make a difference. Whether you are donating to celebrate your birthday or you feel inspired to give on a random Tuesday, you can fundraise online in a snap.

Incentives at Every Milestone:

  • Raise $100 to earn a Team DPF tee.
  • Raise $250 to earn a Team DPF running trucker hat OR wool gloves.
  • Raise $500 to earn a Team DPF cycling jersey OR zip-up hoodie.
  • Raise $1,500 to earn a Team DPF light puffy jacket.

Ready to get started? Click here to launch your fundraiser and begin your journey to exclusive gear.

Your Fundraising Makes a Difference

Your fundraising efforts directly support innovative quality-of-life research and our extensive educational programs, which provide essential information and practical tools to help people with Parkinson’s live well today. With many efforts, great and small, we make a bigger difference together than we ever could alone.

Do you have an idea for a fundraising event you’d like to organize? Click here to learn more about the types of events you can host or contact to speak to the team.

Get Inspired

Discover the heartwarming Moments of Victory series: a spotlight on the incredible stories and successes of our inspiring Team DPF members. Click the link below to find stories that will uplift you by showcasing the strength, resilience, and unity within our community.

Fundraising Resources

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Check out our Team DPF Fundraising Toolkit as a helpful guide to make your fundraiser a success.


Whether you just need a little help setting up your fundraising page or you want to produce a new walk, run, or ride in your community, we are here to help you every step of the way. Contact us today!

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Lauren Kehn
Team DPF Manager

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Rebecca Reifel
Events and Development Manager

Team DPF is made up of individuals who have a passion for helping improve quality of life for people affected by Parkinson’s. This community of fundraisers and advocates currently contributes over 35% of the Foundation’s total revenue each year. With many efforts, great and small, we make a bigger difference together than we ever could alone.

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