Southfield (CW50) – This week on STREET BEAT, our host April Moss interviews Team Fox Detroit’s Founder and President Donna Rajkovic and First Vice President Evonne Simoff about the Detroit branch of the Michael J. Fox Parkinson’s Foundation and everything they’re doing to help fight Parkinson’s here in Metro Detroit.

Donna Rajkovic, Founder and President of Team Fox Detroit, and Evonne Simoff, First Vice President of Team Fox Detroit, with Street Beat Host April Moss (Credit: Logan Tesmer/CW50)

Next, she sits down with Parkinson’s patient Sharon Vesche to learn about her diagnosis at a young age and the clinical trial in which she’s participating.

Sharon Vesche, Parkinson’s Patient and former Olympic Athlete (Credit: Logan Tesmer/CW50)

In the third segment, April speaks with Mary Sue Lanigan, CEO of the Michigan Parkinson Foundation about their “Everybody vs. Parkinson’s” event hosted in partnership with The Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s.

Mary Sue Lanigan, CEO of the Michigan Parkinson Foundation, with Street Beat Host April Moss (Credit: Logan Tesmer/CW50)

Finally, April interviews Oakland University Associate Professor of Dance Ali Woerner about her Take Root dance program for Parkinson’s disease patients.

Ali Woerner, Associate Professor of Dance at Oakland University and Founder of the Take Root Dance for Parkinson’s Program, with Street Beat Host April Moss (Credit: Logan Tesmer/CW50)

Watch STREET BEAT Saturday at 8:30am on CW50

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