Special Events

Upcoming Events & Past Event Info

  • September 12, 2015
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Please join CurePSP as we cheer for Susan McLaughlin, who will run in the Montour Trail Half Marathon on September 12, 2015. A former member of the CurePSP Board of Directors, Susan has participated in this event for several years in memory of her father, who lost his battle with PSP in 2004. Her unending support continues to raise awareness and funds to support our programs and services. Please visit her page to show your support.

  • Begins July 26, 2015
    Please join CurePSP in supporting Robert Wolfe on his coast to coast bike ride to raise awareness and funds in memory of his mother, who lost her battle with PSP in 1996. Robert will ride his bicycle from San Francisco, CA to Yorktown, VA to Mystic, CT, for a total of 4,500 miles. Follow Robert's progress on his journey.

  • September 19, 2015
    Shoals, Indiana
    Enjoy a day of fun and participate in the 3rd Annual Robert Peoples 5K Run for Hope and One Mile Fun Run/Walk on September 19, 2015. Join Rebecca Host and family as they continue to raise awareness and funds for CurePSP in memory of Robert who lost his fight with PSP in August 2012. Please note that the new venue for this year’s event is the Shoals Ballpark in downtown Shoals, Indiana. Registration begins at 8:00 am. For more information, contact Becky Host at beckyhost@gmail.com.

  • September 23 - 25, 2015
    South Wales, Australia
    Please join CurePSP in cheering for Tish Kerry and her family members as they undertake a rugged walk in the Blue Mountains region of South Wales, Australia. Their trek will begin September 23, 2015, and end September 25, 2015 – the day that would have been her father’s 66th birthday. Tish’s father, Thomas O’Reilly, lost his battle with PSP this year, and she is doing this walk to raise awareness and funds for CurePSP.

  • October 24, 2015
    Corona, New York
    Team Shak is back! In 2014, Team Shak (Randy and Kevin Subramany) competed at the Civilian Military Combine and raised over $5,600 in memory of their mother, Shakeela Subramany, who passed away on January 5, 2014. Join CurePSP in showing your support for this team at the Urbanathalon Sprint on October 24, 2015, Citi Field, Corona, NY. Visit their Team Shak page.

  • Patrick Dixon - Continental Divide Trail Hike

    Begins April 15, 2015 through Fall 2015

    Please join CurePSP in supporting Patrick Dixon as he hikes the 3,100 mile Continental Divide of North America in memory of his mother Kathleen who lost her battle with PSP in 2013. To learn more about his hike or to support Patrick, visit his event page.

  • 12th Annual CurePSP Awareness and Memorial Walk

    Save the Date!
    12th Annual CurePSP Awareness and Memorial Walk
    March 12 , 2016
    Marco Island, Florida

    More details coming soon.

  • Linked Jewelry – with Designs by Debra Feldman to Benefit CurePSP

    I created Linked Jewelry after losing my husband, Samuel Feldman, to PSP. It was this experience with love and loss that taught me that relationships are the cornerstone of life. Each Linked piece is as meaningful as it is beautiful. Please visit our website to see the full collection. With every purchase, 10% will be donated to CurePSP in support of their vital programs to help educate families and healthcare providers, as well as research efforts to find the cure.

    Linked Jewelry with Designs by Debra Feldman



  • Past Event - Music on the River

    Please join Wanda, Marty, their family and friends for Music on the River in Amery, Wisconsin, August 21, 2015. The event will be held at Michael Park along the river in downtown Amery beginning at 5:00 pm. Wanda and friends will be promoting CurePSP in honor of Marty, a local Amery physician who has been diagnosed with the disease. The Rimestads are eager to create awareness in their community about this disease while also raising funds to help families affected by PSP. Bring your family to enjoy great food, drink and entertainment while supporting the research efforts of CurePSP. For more information, email Wanda at rimestad@amerytel.net.

  • Past Event - 10th Annual Putt for PSP

    Putt for PSP is celebrating its 10th anniversary in raising awareness and funds to support the programs and services of CurePSP. We are extremely proud of all the work the Jennings and Kroemer families have done to make the golf outings fun-filled events and are happy to help them commemorate this special anniversary of providing public awareness and support to families affected by neurodegenerative diseases. Please join Jack Jennings, Janelle Romano, and Jim Kroemer as they host the 10th Annual Putt for PSP. For more information, please visit www.puttforpsp.org. Thank you for your support!

  • Past Event - 1st Annual Southern Illinois CurePSP 5K Run for Hope

    Carterville, IL

    Please join CurePSP as we support JoElla Rea in hosting the 1st Annual Southern Illinois CurePSP 5K Run for Hope in memory of Mr. Charles White on May 16, 2015 at John A. Logan College in Carterville, IL. For more information and race details, please visit the event page.

  • Past Event – 4th Annual Marilyn’s Spring Stroll

    Saturday, April 25, 2015
    Belmont, New York

    Please join CurePSP as we support Donna Etergineoso on April 25, 2015 as she, her family and friends host the 4th Annual Marilyn’s Spring Stroll in memory of her mother Marilyn Boccafola. Visit the Spring Stroll event page to show your support!

  • Past Event - 11th Annual CurePSP Awareness & Memorial Walk

    Marco Island, Florida

    Special thanks to Cindy MacDonald, Mitch Kanefsky, Christina Dean, Southwest/Naples Florida Support Group, and many other volunteers who contributed to the great success of the 11th Annual CurePSP Awareness & Memorial Walk. We are happy to report that more than $36,000 has been raised and we are expecting additional donations over the next few weeks. The year’s event was the most successful walk to date with attendance of more than 300 people. CurePSP is most grateful to everyone who helped to make this a successful and memorable event.

  • Past Event - 5th Annual 5K/15K Relay Race

    Enterprise, FL

    Special thanks to Renee Sterling (formerly Renee Wilder) for hosting the 5th Annual 5K/15K relay race in Enterprise, FL where 175 runners and walkers enjoyed a fun-filled time raising over $1300 towards the mission of CurePSP. Thank you Renee!

  • Past Event - Frozen Bonsai Half Marathon

    New York, NY

    Special thanks to Joseph Dinnen for his participation in the Frozen Bonsai Half Marathon in honor of his grandmother, Wallie Simmons, who is currently battling PSP. Joseph raised $1,500 towards the mission of CurePSP. Great job Joseph!

  • Past Event - New York City Marathon

    New York, NY

    Special thanks to Kimberly Feinman for her participation in the New York City marathon in honor of her father-in-law, Myron, who is currently battling PSP. Kimberly raised over $2,000 towards the mission of CurePSP. Great job Kimberly!

  • Past Event - Zumba for Hope

    Hewitt, TX

    Zumba for Hope
    Melanie Garcia along with Titan Fitness of Hewitt, TX had a fantastic turnout for the Zumba for Hope fundraising event in memory of her mother, Judy Stafford. She was embraced with an outpouring of support and encouragement, as they danced through a Zumba class. More than $700 was raised to support the programs and services of CurePSP. Thank you to all who participated, and to those who donated their time and energy for this event.

  • Past Event - Diehard Run Charity Bike Ride

    Green Bay, WI

    Diehard Run Charity Bike Ride
    Special thanks to Linda Lipsky, Debbie Gerondale, and everyone who participated in the Diehard Run Charity Bike Ride. The event was a great success bringing more awareness to PSP and also raising over $1,200.

  • Past Event - CBGD T-Shirt Fundraiser


    Special thanks go out to Julie Price for designing and hosting this t-shirt fundraiser for those affected by CBGD. Julie was able to raise over $1,300 through sales and donations. Thank you Julie!

  • Past Event - Akron Marathon

    Akron, OH

    Special thank you to Leslie Christensen for her support of CurePSP raising $2,000 to support of our programs and services in memory of her mother Ellen; we sincerely appreciate all of your efforts.

  • Past Event - Civilian Military Combine

    Brooklyn, NY


    Special thanks go out to Randy and Kevin Subramany along with “Team Shak” for their participation in the Civilian Military Combine raising over $5,600 to support the programs and services of CurePSP. Great job!

  • Past Event - Augusta Half Ironman Marathon

    Augusta, GA

    Special thank you to Todd Fisher for his support of CurePSP in raising over $4,300 to support of our programs and services in memory of his mother MaryJo Fisher-Russell. We sincerely appreciate all of your efforts.