PD Walk 2018 is Successfully Conducted

PPSO-E according to its plan held PD Walk 2018 successfully on April 14/2018.  Some of the participants were:  PD patients, care givers, journalists, artists, government officials, donors (BftW), Tsega Orcutt from USA and invited guests. Federal police marching band gave it color through various music/melodies. A total of 323 participants attended the walk from Tewodros square to Ethio-Cuba friendship square. The walk was started with an opening speech by Dr. Bisrat Desalegn from Ministry ...

New Parkinson Ambassador Appointed

In a plan to re-enforce its awareness creation & service delivery to PD patients, PPSO-E recently appointed new male Ambassador on March 8/2018. His name is Artist Deslegn Hailu. PPSO-E welcomes him as part of Parkinson Family. The ambassador in collaboration with ambassador Artist Haregewoyn Assefa will be representing the organization and its patients.   Welcome & We WISH YOU SUCCESS!!

CBE- Partner of PPSO-E

The Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) currently celebrating its 75th Anniversary by holding Anniversary Walk that started from the historic Arada Branch (former State Bank of Ethiopia) and ended at the head office of the Bank has sponsored 2018 Parkinson Walk with a donation of 50,000 Birr.  Click   here for the website.

Tsega Orcutt Our Partner in Improving the lives of Parkinson Patients in Ethiopia

Tsega Orcuit lives in the United States of America and works in the University of Minnesota Physicians as a Movement Disorders Nurse Practitioner.  Through her job, Tsega knows how difficult it is to live with Parkinson’s disease. But she could not fathom the magnitude of challenge patient’s face when Parkinson’s disease is coupled with Poverty especially in third world country like Ethiopia. We met Tsega through a friend via e-mail. After we were introduced, we explained what the life of Parkin...

2017 PD Walk Top Sponsors

Parkinson Patients Support Organization-Ethiopia (PPSO-E) received donation from 45 individuals through www.globalgiving.org. This was coordinated by Tsega Orcutt from USA. We are pleased to have you as Family members hence forth. Our 2017 PD Walk was successful because of you.                                                                               Tsega Orcutt USA  

World Parkinson Day Celebrated with 2017 PD Walk

PPSO-E annually celebrates World Parkinson Day with Parkinson Walk. This year we celebrated day with 2017 PD Walk from Tewodros Square to Ethio-Cuba Friendship Saurare  242 people attending the Walk. The 2017 Parkinson Ambassador Haregewoyn Assefa  opened the Walk with key note speech.                                                            There were several invited guests out of which Tsega Orcutt from United States of America was the back bone of  the 2017 PD Walk Success . This...