Google co-founder Sergey Brin had been donating to Parkinson's causes since 2005, predominately the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research. His dedication to research for the disease stems from a personal connection.
The Living Well Network isn't Debbie Jones' — it's her husband's. In 2012, Mrs. Jones gifted $1 million to Methodists Le Bonheur Healthcare in Memphis in honor of her late husband Dennis, to help prevent other people from losing a loved one the same way she lost her husband. In 2009, two days after Christmas, Dennis Jones committed suicide after a lifelong battle with depression.