The Ohio Parkinson Foundation Northeast Region (OPFNE) is a 501 3(c) non-profit organization committed to improving the quality of life for those affected by Parkinson's Disease (PD)  The foundation offers an annual  free educational symposium, supports the efforts of many charitable organizations involved in the development of wellness programming for Parkinson community, and provides funding for local and national PD research. The Foundation also maintains contact and general information for the Parkinson Support Groups in the 16 counties that it serves.