Together For Sharon – A Parkinson’s Legacy Project Spreading Awareness

Lori La Bey talks with Dr. George Ackerman is from Brooklyn, N.Y. and now resides in Florida. He works in the fields of law, police, and education. George lost his mother, Sharon Riff Ackerman on 1/1/2020 due to Parkinson’s Disease.

A Parkinson’s Legacy Project Spreading Awareness

George wanted to honor his mother and continue to help in the Parkinson’s awareness cause but did not know how to bring change. His family started TogetherForSharon® as a family, for the purpose of keeping his mother’s memory alive and to share the message of Parkinson’s Awareness and hope for a cure.


  1. How Dr Ackerman’s family care for their mom diagnosed with Parkinson’s
  2. Parkinson Symptoms
  3. Raising Awareness
  4. Education through interviews
  5. The Importance of Legacy

A Parkinson’s Legacy Project Spreading Awareness

Today reaches thousands of individuals across the country for Parkinson’s Disease Awareness. George currently interviews individuals throughout the Parkinson’s community including various foundations, caregivers, and Parkinson’s warriors to help share their stories and causes.

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