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Joanne Susi

"I lost consciousness in the helicopter and I remember thinking I was dead, and that this was the end…then nothing,” Jim has no memory of his time in the hospital during his stroke, but came out the other side dedicated to fight his way back. And fight he did!
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Become a Sponsor: Put Your Organization in the Spotlight

sponsorshipFor more than 30 years, the Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts has been improving the quality of life for survivors of brain injury and their families. BIA-MA was founded by families affected by brain injury.

With the help of our Corporate Partners and Sponsors, BIA-MA can continue to provide outstanding services to survivors and family members, and offer prevention and education programs to an ever-widening audience.

There are many ways you can sponsor:

Corporate Partners:

Our corporate partners come from industries of all shapes and sizes. All of our partners are vital to building our programs. To learn more go to

Annual Brain Injury Conference

For more than 30 years, this one-day, state-wide conference has provided a place to gather and discusss the challenges faced by the brain injury community. Survivors, caregivers, families, and professionals all benefit at this conference. Sponsorships span from exhibitor tables to presenting sponsors. Learn more at

Annual Walk & Roll

Our newest event is the Annual Walk & Roll for Brain Injury. Held in three locations in Massachusetts, this awareness event offers individuals and teams a chance to support all those affected by brain injury and educate the communities in which the Walk & Roll is held. Learn more at

Sponsor the video "Play Smart: Understanding Sports Concussion"

Play Smart is an exciting and informative video series produced by BIA-MA for parents, coaches, and student athletes. The video series includes two 12-minute videos, one specifically designed for coaches and parents, and another for student athletes. During the fall 2010 sports season, BIA-MA distributed 200 Play Smart DVDs for free and reached an estimated audience of more than 24,000 student athletes, coaches, parents & professionals.

The demand for the video continues to grow. A sponsorship of Play Smart will enable BIA-MA to provide Play Smart DVDs at no cost to schools, coaches & student athletes throughout the Commonwealth. Learn more at

Click here to become a Play Smart Sponsor

If you are interested in becoming a Corporate Sponsor or Event Sponsor, please contact Chesa Conrad, BIA-MA Development Manager, at or 508-475-0032.