Neuro Challenge Executive Director Elected VP of National Parkinson’s Alliance
Robyn Faucy-Washington, executive director of Neuro Challenge Foundation for Parkinson’s, was recently elected as the Vice Chair of the national Alliance of Independent Regional Parkinson Organizations (AIRPO) at the group’s annual meeting in Miami in November. Faucy-Washington is slated to be the AIRPO Chair for 2020.
AIRPO is a consortium of regional independent nonprofit organizations that aim to enrich programs available to the Parkinson's disease community across the country by encouraging collaboration, leveraging organizational strengths and maximizing efficiency.
Member organizations include the Houston Area Parkinson Society, Michigan Parkinson Foundation, Northwest Parkinson's Foundation, Parkinson Association of the Carolinas, Parkinson Support Center of Kentuckiana, Parkinson Association of the Rockies, and Neuro Challenge Foundation for Parkinson’s.
AIRPO formalizes a collaboration begun in 2009 with the national Parkinson’s Foundation which provides administrative support to the consortium.
Neuro Challenge has been improving the quality of life for people with Parkinson’s and their caregivers since 2008. Find out more about Neuro Challenge at www.NeuroChallenge.org.