Category Archives: News & Updates

Give to SPINALpedia on #GivingTuesday

Our annual holiday fundraiser is about to begin! This year we’re taking part in #GivingThursday on Tuesday, November 27th, the day after Cyber Monday. We aim to raise $50,000 this year! You can help us reach that amount between now and Jan. 2nd. Every dollar helps make a difference in the lives of people with paralysis. You can donate here. Thank you!

Accessible Resources Independence 3-Part SCI Speaker Series

For those of you who will be in the Maryland-area this Fall, a fantastic three-part speaker series is happening, and it’s a can’t-miss event. The independent-living center Accessible Resources Independence in Columbia, Maryland is putting on this speaking event. The dates and times, as well as the topic of each speaker, can be found below.

Each session is $20 or $50 for all three. Scholarships are available. Please call or email Betsy at 443-713-3910 or bhein@arinow.org if you have any questions.

“Strong Advocacy Made Disability History.” Sept. 22, 10am-12pm

– “Overview of the Americans with Disabilities Act.” October 13th, 2pm-4pm

– “Planning for Emergencies: What You Need To Do To Prepare.” October 19th, 10am – 12pm

Click to register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/distinguished-speakers-series-all-three-speakers-tickets-48737138092