A devastating motorcycle crash left Rob Plewa, a Fox 2 photographer, a quadriplegic. Because of Michigan’s no-fault law changes in 2019, a single-motorcycle accident does not pay any disability benefit. Greg Jamian and the Michigan Spinal Cord Injury Association recently met with Rob and made a generous donation to him and his wife.
Read the full story and watch the video here: https://www.fox2detroit.com/news/fox-2-photographer-needs-help-after-motorcycle-crash-leaves-him-a-quadriplegic
The Michigan Spina Bifida Family (Mi B Fam) is holding their annual swap meet and gathering for the Spina Bifida, Cerebral Palsy, and Spinal Cord Injury communities on September 15th, 2018 at the Kensington Metro Park.
You are encouraged to bring medical supplies and equipment to donate, buy, sell, or trade. They will also have adaptive vehicles and bikes to try out. There will be door prizes, games, face painting, and much more fun to experience!
Cost is $5/person, which includes access to the swap meet and lunch! Kensington Metro Park does charge a $10 entrance fee into the park as well. The event will take place at the Playfield East inside the park.
To register, visit www.misbfam.com
The Michigan Spinal Cord Injury Association is proud to support The Guiding Star Foundation, a new nonprofit that was founded in May 2013. The mission of the organization is to provide uninsured or underinsured physically disabled individuals in Michigan the opportunity to maximize their function and independence by not allowing their disability to define their lives.
The foundation will be holding it’s first golf outing fundraiser on Monday, September 8, 2014 at the Captain’s Club of Woodfield in Grand Blanc, Michigan. All proceeds will go toward assisting with programs in mobility, adaptive home modification / equipment, medical supplies, durable medical equipment, and activities of daily living, rehabilitation services and adaptive recreational equipment that individuals may not have the means to receive.
For more information or to participate, please visit
www.TheGuidingStarFoundation.com or call the office at 810-344-9810.
MSCIA is excited to take part in the Citi Lightz Music Release Charity Event