Brain Injury Association of Minnesota
October 14, 2009

Brain Injury Association of Minnesota


Brain Injury Basics workshop series include: Pediatric Brain Injury; Stroke, Shaken Baby Syndrome; Sports Injury Prevention.

Please click here or call 612-378-2742 or 800-669-6442 to learn more.

Upcoming Workshops:

Brain Injury Basics: Pediatrics
Date: Tuesday, October 20
Time: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Cost: $25 for Professionals; $5 donation appreciated from Consumers.

Brain Injury Basics: Adjustment to Brain Injury
Date: Tuesday, October 20
Time: 6 to 8 p.m.
Cost: $25 for Professionals; $5 donation appreciated from Consumers.

Wednesday Workshop - Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
Date: Wednesday, October 28
Time: 1:30 to 4 p.m.
Cost: $40 for Professionals.

Location: All classes are held in the Education Center at the Brain Injury Association of Minnesota

To register for a class, please click here or call 612-378-2742 or 800-669-6442.

 

Join the Brain Injury Association of Minnesota at an empowering and educational Town Hall Forum near you!
Learn how the 2009 legislative session impacts Minnesotans with disabilities; gain valuable advocacy tools; and have the opportunity to speak directly with your legislators about your challenges and successes living with brain injury.

Click here for a list of all Town Hall Forum locations.

If you have any questions or wish to find out about additional Town Hall Forum locations held throughout the state this fall, please e-mail Michelle Gray, or call 1-800-669-2742 or 612-378-2742.

Dine and Donate to the Brain Injury Association of Minnesota by Joining Us at Buca di Beppo!
The Brain Injury Association of Minnesota is participating in a fundraising opportunity with Buca di Beppo Italian Restaurant. Click here to download and print a flyer. On Monday, October 19, 2009, visit any Buca di Beppo Italian Restaurant in the Twin Cities area and 20 percent of your purchase will be donated to the Brain Injury Association of Minnesota. Each member of your group must have a flyer and the promotion is not valid with any other offers or discounts. Visit www.bucadibeppo.com for the location nearest you. See you at the feast!

25th Annual Conference for Professionals in Brain Injury - Call for Presenters
The Brain Injury Association of Minnesota is now taking applications for presenters for the 25th Annual Conference for Professionals in Brain Injury. Click here to submit your application online. More information about the 25th Annual Conference will be posted on our Web site later this fall.

Twice the Gift
Once again, the Brain Injury Association of Minnesota is participating in Twice the Gift Store during the holiday season! Twice the Gift is a seasonal retail store benefitting 60 local nonprofit organizations and features unique products and Share Cards. Click here to read more.

Call for Speakers Bureau Presenters
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, falls are the leading cause of brain injury. Each year, 1.6 to 3.8 million sports/recreation-related concussions occur in the United States. The Brain Injury Association of Minnesota Speakers Bureau program is looking for individuals willing to speak to groups about their personal story of brain injury as it relates to falls or a sports/recreation related concussion. If you are interested in seeing if the Speakers Bureau is right for you, please e-mail Anna Karena, or call 612-378-2742 or 800-669-6442.

Donate your car to the Brain Injury Association of Minnesota
Are you thinking of replacing your 1990 or newer car, truck, van or boat? Instead of trading it in, donate it to the Brain Injury Association of Minnesota. The Fair Market Value of your vehicle is tax deductible.

Call us at 612-378-2742 in the metro area or 800-669-6442 in greater Minnesota, or e-mail info@braininjurymn.org.

Classified Ad Opportunities
We are pleased to provide an online opportunity for organizations to broadcast their message about job openings, services and more through affordable, convenient advertising. This bi-weekly electronic publication is sent to more than 4,000 professionals, paraprofessionals and persons with brain injury and their families.

The cost to run a classified ad of up to 250 words is $20 for one edition or $30 for two editions. Ads must be submitted in electronic form to receive this rate. Ads submitted in hard copy will be charged an additional $15 administrative fee. To learn more about this affordable, convenient advertising opportunity, please e-mail Phil at philg@braininjurymn.org or call 612-378-2742 or 800-669-6442. Advertising is posted at the end of the publication under the heading "Classified Ads."

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Brain Injury Association of Minnesota
34 13th Avenue Northeast, Suite B001 - Minneapolis, Minnesota - 55413

Telephone:
612-378-2742 | 800-669-6442

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