NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An event that started as a birthday party is now celebrating an anniversary of its own.
The Light of Day Foundation’s Winterfest main event is going on in Asbury Park, New Jersey Saturday.READ MORE: COVID Restrictions Lifted: Yankee Stadium Returning To Full Capacity
CBS2’s Diane Macedo spoke with Joe D’Urso, who is on the board of directors for Light of Day, about the fundraising event for Parkinson’s disease research and awareness.READ MORE: Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming Soon?
Click on the video player above for the full interview and a preview performance.
Light of Day was founded by D’Urso’s music manager, Bob Benjamin, after he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s 17 years ago. The foundation is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year.MORE NEWS: New York Relaxes Most COVID-19 Restrictions After Reaching 70% Vaccination Rate; Cuomo: 'A Momentous Day'