Events

Lids for Kids

Origami is pleased to once again partner in the Lids for Kids event (formerly Heads Up for Safety). The event will take place from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM on Saturday, May 21, 2016 at the Marshall Street Fire Station in Lansing, on the corner of Oakland and Marshall. Lids for Kids is a head safety and injury prevention event that offers free bike helmets to the first 600 kids in attendance.  The focus is on helmet safety and awareness/prevention of brain injuries. Community partners including Origami, Sinas Dramis Law Firm, Brain Injury Association of Michigan, and others. To date, Lids for Kids has distributed over 5,000 free bike helmets to Lansing area kids. 

For more information about the 2016 event please contact Teri Lynne at 517.394.7500

Brain Injury Symposium of Mid-Michigan

The 10th Annual Brain Injury Symposium of Mid-Michigan will take place on Friday, June 3, 2016 at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center in East Lansing, MI, and will once again feature a stellar lineup of speakers and exhibitors.

Keynote speaker Rosemary Rawlins will speak on her experiences as a caregiver and tireless advocate for brain injury survivors.

Other topics will include sports concussion, driving post-TBI, and more.

For more information about this event please contact info@origamirehab.org.  

2015 Unfolding Potential Gala

Origami's Unfolding Potential Gala was held on Saturday, November 14, 2015 at the University Club of MSU.  This charity event supported the Unfolding Potential Fund that allows Origami to provide services to under- and un-funded brain injury survivors throughout Mid-Michigan.  The evening's agenda included:

 

  • A cocktail hour featuring an open bar and the music of Chip Christy
  • The talent and humor of guest host Tim Cusack
  • Keynote address by MSU football legend Todd Duckett.
  • Full dinner service featuring selections from the University Club's award winning menu
  • A silent auction of unique experiences, sports memorabilia, and more
  • Music and dancing to the unique stylings of The Understorey

 

The event was a tremendous success, raising over $47,000 for the Unfolding Potential Fund.

Save the date for the 2016 Unfolding Potential Gala on Saturday, October 15, 2016.