The event will be broadcast LIVE at 6:30pm (CT) on our website.
Invite your friends and family to celebrate with us!

Our celebration will feature a mini-documentary about Parkinson Voice Project and the debut of our Global Virtual Choir singing an original song, “We Find Our Voice!” Over 200 people with Parkinson’s, their families, and speech-language pathologists from around the world will sing with intent.
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Parkinson Voice Project's Milestones from the Beginning!
1998

Samantha Elandary resigns her hospital position and begins treating individuals with Parkinson’s in her home!

2000

Samantha creates The LOUD Crowd® to provide ongoing speech therapy, support, and encouragement!

2005

“Texas Voice Project for Parkinson’s Disease” is formed as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization!

2008

“Pay It Forward” begins, and we can now treat any individual with Parkinson’s, regardless of insurance or financial means!

2010

Daniel R. Boone, PhD joins our mission, and SPEAK OUT!® therapy is developed!

2011

Our name is changed to “Parkinson Voice Project,” and the replication plan begins!

2012

We begin offering “SPEAK OUT! & LOUD Crowd Workshops” for speech-language pathologists!

2013

Parkinson Voice Project moves to its current location, a new 6,800 sq. ft. facility!

2015

Our “Parkinson Voice Advocates,” a LOUD Crowd volunteer program, holds its first meeting!

2017

Our online training for speech-language pathologists is launched!

We open the Clark and Brigid Lund Parkinson’s Education Center!

Our “Parkinson’s Lecture Series” begins!

2018

Our research study to evaluate the efficacy of SPEAK OUT! & The LOUD Crowd begins!

We award 92 "SPEAK OUT! & LOUD Crowd Grants" to speech therapy clinics across the U.S.!

2019

We award 148 "SPEAK OUT! & LOUD Crowd Grants" to speech therapy clinics across the U.S., including five international clinics!

OUR 2020 ACCOMPLISHMENTS!

Our research study is published!
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Daily Parkinson’s SPEAK OUT! Exercises are hosted online!
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