Parkinson’s nonprofit seeking donations for annual auction



Parkinson’s Resources of Oregon is asking for donations and auction items for its annual gala and auction fundraiser.

The Celebrate Hope gala and auction begins at 7 p.m. May 9 at the Governor Hotel, 614 S.W. 11th Ave. Doors open at 5 p.m. and cocktails are available beginning at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $150 per person.

The event includes cocktails, dinner, silent and live auctions, a wine wall and entertainment. The theme of this year’s event is Cirque du Hope.

Proceeds from the event will benefit Parkinson’s Resources of Oregon, which provides information, education, personal support and advocacy for people living with Parkinson’s in Oregon and southwest Washington.

For more information about Parkinson’s Resources of Oregon and the Celebrate Hope event, contact Erin Cozart at 800-426-6806 or, or visit or