A WALK IN THE PARK FOR FIGHT PARKINSON’S

Fight Parkinson’s community brought their A-Game in the rise for spreading awareness and raising funds for community programs and support

A Walk In The Park for Fight Parkinson’s: A Successful 13th Edition

Introduction:

In March, Fight Parkinson’s marked the 13th edition of their highly anticipated event, “A Walk In The Park.” The event attracted nearly 2000 families and members of the Parkinson’s community, coming together to “Lift the lid” off Parkinson’s and raise funds for vital programs and services. With the support of Right Angle Events, the event achieved seamless operational planning and logistical execution. This case study highlights the key contributions and successes of the event, the assistance provided by Right Angle Events, and the vision for future growth and improvements.

Event Planning and Execution:

Right Angle Events played a pivotal role in ensuring the smooth planning and execution of the event. Their expertise in operational logistics and event management resulted in a flawless experience for participants and attendees.

Key aspects of their involvement included:

  • Permits and Stakeholder Management: Right Angle Events efficiently handled the necessary permits and ensured seamless coordination with stakeholders, enhancing the event’s organisation and compliance.
  • Venue and Supplier Management: The event management team expertly managed venue arrangements and coordinated with suppliers to guarantee the availability of required resources.
  • Volunteer Recruitment and Training: The success of the event heavily relied on the dedication of volunteers. Right Angle Events recruited a team of exceptional volunteers, providing them with comprehensive training and briefings to perform their roles effectively.
  • Event Delivery Team: A skilled and dedicated event delivery team of 10 professionals worked closely with Right Angle Events to ensure the event’s success from start to finish.

Achievements and Impact:

The 13th edition of “A Walk In The Park” achieved significant milestones and made a positive impact on the community:

  • Record Attendance: With close to 2000 participants, the event witnessed a record-breaking turnout, strengthening community engagement and raising awareness about Parkinson’s.
  • Successful Fundraising: The event’s fundraising efforts exceeded expectations, generating substantial funds to support vital programs and services for those affected by Parkinson’s.
  • Seamless Execution: The combined efforts of Right Angle Events and the event delivery team resulted in a seamlessly executed event, enhancing the overall experience for attendees and participants.

Looking Ahead to 2024:

Building on the success of this year’s event, Fight Parkinson’s and Right Angle Events are already gearing up for the 2024 edition. The partnership is committed to introducing new recommendations and strategies to further enhance the event’s impact and reach. The vision for the future includes:

  • Enhanced Community Engagement: Focusing on reaching an even wider audience to create greater awareness and support for Parkinson’s programs and services.
  • Innovative Event Concepts: Introducing fresh and creative event concepts to captivate participants and encourage continued participation year after year.
  • Strengthened Partnerships: Collaborating with new stakeholders, sponsors, and community partners to extend the event’s reach and impact.

Conclusion:

The success of “A Walk In The Park” for Fight Parkinson’s can be attributed to the combined efforts of the Parkinson’s community, the dedicated volunteers, and the expertise of Right Angle Events. With the vision set for 2024, this cherished event is poised to make an even greater difference in the lives of those living with Parkinson’s. The ongoing partnership between Fight Parkinson’s and Right Angle Events serves as a powerful catalyst for positive change and growth in the fight against Parkinson’s disease.