5th Annual Golf Outing!

Join us for our Annual Golf Outing. Proceeds to benefits The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.




Detroit Free Press Marathon – October 15, 2023

Make the most of your miles in the race to cure Parkinson’s disease!  Team Fox in the D invites you to lace up for the Detroit Free Press Marathon Weekend in support of The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.  The weekend offers a variety of distances including a marathon relay, half marathon, and marathon.

 In joining Team Fox in the D, you will have access to training plans, a personalized fundraising page, and an invitation to race weekend events with our community!  In exchange, we ask you help us fundraise for a cure by setting a fundraising goal and inviting family and friends to donate.

 If you are interested in joining Team Fox in the D, we ask you follow the steps below.

  1. Register for the race of your choosing directly with the Detroit Free Press Marathon.  Note, registration opens on January 1, 2023 at 12:01 AM.
  2. Once you are in, forward your confirmation email to info@teamfoxinthed.com. You will then receive information on how to create your official fundraising page.
  3. Start fundraising and training!

Marathon Relay

Detroit Free Press marathon page – https://www.freepmarathon.com/marathon-relay/.

Welcome to Team Fox Detroit

As the world’s largest non-profit funder of Parkinson’s research, The Michael J. Fox Foundation is dedicated to accelerating a cure for Parkinson’s disease. The Foundation operates under one principle goal: to cure Parkinson’s and go out of business. Consequently, the foundation pursues this cure through an aggressive, highly targeted research program coupled with an active global engagement of scientists, Parkinson’s patients, business leaders, clinical trial participants, donors, and volunteers.

Among those volunteers stands Team Fox – the grassroots community fundraising program at the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF).  MJFF accelerates high-impact science through smart risk taking and problem-solving with a commitment to urgency and efficiency.

Team Fox Detroit is proud to be one of thousands of Team Fox members worldwide to bring awareness and fundraise locally for The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF). 100% Of Team Fox proceeds will go directly to research efforts to help speed a cure and improved treatments and therapies for Parkinson’s patients. Founded in 2016, we are proud to have contributed over $1M to these programs. We invite you to join us as we continue supporting research for a cure for Parkinson’s.

We at Team Fox Detroit are committed to our mission in helping bring awareness and raise funds for a cure for Parkinson’s Disease. Team Fox Detroit is a grassroots community fundraising program for The Michael J. Fox Foundation. We are accountable and transparent to our donors. We support The Michael J. Fox Foundation to accelerate the next generation of Parkinson’s disease treatments and eventually find a cure for the disease. We do so through teamwork, integrity, honesty, trust and respect as we pursue our goal of finding a cure. 

Learn more about us.


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Our Community

We are dedicated to bringing the power of Team Fox to Michigan. We’re here to help whether you’re a common or first time visitor.

Donna's Story​

Parkinson’s is often referred to as a “boutique” disease. You cannot predict which symptoms you’ll get Donna was told.

How you can help.

2018 team fox research round table mjf goal "cure parkinson's and go out of business"

Donate to research

Lend us a hand in support of finding a cure for Parkinson’s Disease. You can show support by attending one of our lovely events or by donating directly.

Attend an event

Joining an event is a great way to have fantastic time and get the latest research on Parkinson’s Disease by the community’s most honored and respected doctors.

Participate in a study

Trial participation is a crucial last step to finding a cure for Parkinson’s. You can accelerate that process through our secure and anonymous Fox Trial Finder.

Every donation no matter the size helps us continue our effort in providing funding to improve the medications, therapies, and research towards a cure for Parkinson’s disease. We are forever grateful for the continued support of our sponsors:

Our Sponsors and Supporters