Shake It Till We Make It

Join us in Portland on May 19 for Shake It Till We Make It! Our gala includes a cocktail hour, three course dinner, and live and silent auctions. The evening features emcee Drew Carney and DJ OGOne. Get your tickets online today.

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Pints for Parkinson’s

Pints for Parkinson’s is coming back to the beer capitol for Parkinson’s Awareness Month! Throughout April, purchase a Pints Passport for $25 and a portion of proceeds benefits the Brian Grant Foundation. You’ll get 10 pints per passport to use at any of the participating locations (only one pint can be used per location). […]

Super Bowl Eve Bash

Get ready for Super Bowl Sunday with a night of music and dancing! The second annual Super Bowl Eve Bash, sponsored by the Star Theater, features music from The Bitchins and benefits our programs for people with Parkinson’s. Come out, dance, and support BGF!

Click here to purchase tickets.

When:

Saturday, February 4 @ […]

Huskies Night for BGF

Hey Huskies fans! BGF is coming to Seattle for a game night at the University of Washington. Come out, enjoy a night of hoops, and learn more about how to get involved in our work. Suggested donations support our programs for Parkinson’s. We hope to see you there!

When: Saturday, January 21, 2017 @ 5pm
Where: […]

Happy New Year from BGF!

Thanks to all of you, we’ve had an incredible year. We hope you’ll help us continue the momentum in 2017 by getting involved. Sign up for our newsletter to stay updated on our programs and events. And check out this message from Brian! Happy New Year!

Help us make an impact in 2017 […]

Auto Show Sneak Peek Party

Come out, have a great time, meet Brian, and support the Brian Grant Foundation! Your ticket price of $100 goes to support our work and is 90% tax deductible.

Click here to purchase tickets online! Don’t forget to choose BGF as your charity.

When:

Wednesday, January 25, 2017, […]

WPC 2016 Wrap Up

The World Parkinson Congress came to Portland from September 21-23, 2016 – and we kicked it off with an outdoor mob workout! Throughout the week, BGF hosted an exhibit space where participants were able to shoot hoops while learning more about our exercise, nutrition and emotional support programs. We also brought our nutrition advisory […]

Sun Safety

Record temperatures mean extra precautions when it comes to your skin! Everyone should be careful when they’re out in the sun – and people with Parkinson’s have an increased risk of skin cancer, which makes sun safety especially important. Here are a few tips to remember:

1. Wear a “broad spectrum” sunscreen to protect against […]

BGF Welcomes New Board Members

BGF welcomes Mark Byrum of Portland, Ore. and Juan Rodriguez of Sacramento, Calif. to its board of directors. The new members will serve a three-year term to help guide BGF’s programs to empower those impacted by Parkinson’s to live active and fulfilling lives.

Mark Byrum is a Northwest native with an innate passion for the […]

Fight For Air Climb

When Jeff Lasley’s employer organized a team to participate in the American Lung Association’s stair climb at the US Bancorp Tower in Portland, Oregon, he wanted to participate in honor of his many loved ones who have been affected by lung disease. As a regular participant in BGF’s Powering Forward Boot Camp, Jeff was […]