Heads Up for Safety

Origami is pleased to once again partner in the Heads Up for Safety event. The event will be held on Saturday, May 16th at the Marshall Street Fire Station in Lansing, on the corner of Oakland and Marshall. Heads Up for Safety is a 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, Michigan Association for Justice, contribute to the success of this annual event. To date, Head's Up has distributed over 5,000 free bike helmets to Lansing area kids. 

For more information about this event please contact Teri Lynne at 517.394.7500

Brain Injury Symposium of Mid-Michigan

Origami is proud to once again be the title sponsor for the 9th Annual Brain Injury Symposium of Mid-Michigan to be held on Thursday, June 4th, 2015 at the Eagle Eye Banquet Center in East Lansing, MI. The Brain Injury Symposium of Mid-Michigan addresses the current topics in TBI rehabilitation.

We are pleased to host George Visger as our keynote speaker for the event.  Mr. Visger is a former NFL football player and a brain injury survivor who has become a renown advocate of brain injury awareness and prevention.

Other topics will include shooting and hunting safety post-injury, the importance of intervention and the role of technology in brain injury care, and the currently debated issue of medical marijuana and its place in brain injury rehabilitation.

To register online, please visit the event home page at

To register by mail, please download a copy of the event brochure here.

For more information about this event please contact  

Click here to access the 2016 Call-For-Speakers application.  Application deadline is 12/1/15.

Origami "Haunted" 5K Run and 400 Meter Kids' Dash

The 12th annual Origami 5K Race was held on Friday, October 24, 2014.

5K Course: the 5K course extends from road to wooded "spooky" groomed trails throughout Origami's 35 acre campus.

Kids' Dash Course: entirely on Origami's property on paved surface.

For more information about this event please contact Jennifer Pascoe at 517.455.0273.

Click here to view the 2014 race results.

Unfolding Potential Luncheon

Origami hosted our second Unfolding Potential Luncheon on Thursday, February 20, 2014 at the Country House Catering and Banquet Facility in Okemos, MI to raise funds for the Unfolding Potential Fund. Meals were served by friendly volunteers while dining to entertainment by Chip Christy. The silent auction featured items/services from the Mid-Michigan area as well as creations from our very talented clients and staff. 

Charity Challenge Pep Rally

Origami's Charity Challenge Pep Rally, held March 11th, 2015 at the University Club of MSU was a tremendous success! The evening featured great entertainment, an array of raffle prizes, hors d’oeuvres, and most importantly an opportunity for guests to contribute online tax deductible donations to raise proceeds for Origami.  Thank you to everyone who came out to support our mission. The Big Bang-Quet Charity Challenge is a competition among Lansing area non-profit organizations to secure online donations.

2015 Big Bang-Quet Charity Challenge Reveal Reception

The 2015 Big Bang-quet Charity Challenge Reveal Reception was held on Wednesday, March 25th at the University Club of MSU.  The evening featured great food and some wonderful energy from the 21 nonprofits in attendance.  Origami was announced as the 2nd place winner with 1890 votes!  Thank you to everyone who supported our mission with votes, we are thrilled to have received a $5000 credit from the U Club to hold our next event!