Press Releases

Portland Restaurants Feature Healthy Menu Options at Plates for Parkinson’s

Event supports the Brian Grant Foundation’s Parkinson’s programs

Portland, Ore. (September 11, 2018) – The Brian Grant Foundation (BGF) is hosting its second annual Plates for Parkinson’s event, bringing together local restaurants and markets to feature small bites of menu options that support a healthy lifestyle for people living with Parkinson’s. Par-ticipating vendors include Blossoming Lotus, […]

BGF Launches Online Parkinson’s Exercise Training for Professionals

The program offers free online courses for physical therapists, personal trainers and group fitness professionals to create safe and effective exercise classes for people living with Parkinson’s.

Portland, Ore., (Aug. 14, 2018) – The Brian Grant Foundation (BGF) has launched an online training program for physical therapists, personal trainers and group fitness instructors to develop safe […]

BGF Partners in Global 10.10.10 Challenge

Organizations uniting to fund research, provide caregiver education and improve quality of life for those with Parkinson’s

Portland, Ore. (July 11, 2018) – The Brian Grant Foundation (BGF) is pleased to announce a partnership with Pushups4Parkinsons for the global 10.10.10 Challenge. The movement is an effort to challenge the world to do 100 million push-ups and […]

Brian Grant Foundation and Maurice Lucas Foundation Team Up for Red v Blk Game on August 18

Local nonprofits to hold their first annual charity basketball game to benefit people with Parkinson’s and under-served youth

PORTLAND, Ore. – Hoops fans who are missing basketball during the off-season will have their chance to see some great action on Aug. 18 as the Brian Grant Foundation (BGF) and Maurice Lucas Foundation (MLF) host their first annual […]

BGF Launches Pints for Parkinson’s

Local restaurants, bars, breweries and markets in Portland and Bend come together in April to help support the Brian Grant Foundation’s programs for people with Parkinson’s.

Portland, Ore. (April 1, 2018) – To kick off Parkinson’s Awareness Month in April, the Brian Grant Foundation (BGF) has teamed up with local establishments in Portland and Bend for […]

BGF Joins Forces With Market of Choice

Local organizations team up to help people with Parkinson’s gain the benefits of healthy eating through nutrition programs.

Portland, Ore. (March 1, 2018) – To celebrate National Nutrition Month in March, the Brian Grant Foundation (BGF) and Market of Choice are announcing a partnership to bring nutrition programs to people living with Parkinson’s and their family […]

BGF Hosts First Annual Plates for Parkinson’s

Portland Restaurants Feature Healthy Menu Options at the Brian Grant Foundation’s Plates for Parkinson’s Event

Event supports the Brian Grant Foundation’s Parkinson’s programs

WHAT: The Brian Grant Foundation (BGF) will host its first annual Plates for Parkinson’s event, bringing together local restaurants and markets to feature small bites of menu options that support a healthy lifestyle for […]