4th Annual Walk, Run, Roll For Brain Injury
News & Events | BIAWA
August 20, 2014
Thank you for your generous pledge to the 4th Annual Walk, Run & Roll benefiting the Brain Injury Alliance of Washington. This was the most successful Walk, Run & Roll with over 300 registered walkers, runners and rollers and with sponsors, pledges, and registrations, the event raised over $15,000 to provide services to brain injury survivors, caregivers, and their families. We are pleased to report that Team Adler Giersch ps had the biggest team and, of course, the most fun.
Know the facts:
- Every 9 seconds someone in America sustains a Brain Injury.
- There are MORE incidents of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) than ALL cancers combined..
- TBI is the #1 cause of death and disability among young people ages 15 – 24.
- In Washington State, 20,000 residents sustain a Brain Injury each year.