March is Brain Injury Awareness Month!

February 3, 2020 by  
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As part of our Brain Injury Awareness 2020 campaign, we are hosting awareness and prevention programs to help educate the community about brain injury, recovery and the need for prevention. Did you know? – Over 1.5 million Americans sustain a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) each year. – More than 5 million Americans live with long-term […]

BlueJean Day 2013 Raises Over $30,000!

May 7, 2013 by  
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The Members, staff and Board of Trustees of Opportunity Project are proud to announce that this year, BlueJean Day for Brain Injury Awareness month raised of $30,00 — our highest amount ever!  We were excited to have many longstanding companies and several new companies partner with us in this year’s event. We launched brain injury […]

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month!

February 27, 2013 by  
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March is Brain Injury Awareness Month, recognized nationally across America, and we are gearing up for our 18th annual BlueJean Day and other Brain Injury Awareness activities.  DID YOU KNOW? The CDC estimates between 1.6 and 3.8 million sports-related concussions occur in the U.S. each year. For young people ages 15—24, sports are the 2nd […]

BLUEJEAN DAY FOR BRAIN INJURY AWARENESS MONTH RAISES $24,000!

May 22, 2012 by  
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This year, BlueJean Day for Brain Injury Awareness month raised over $24,000 –  our highest amount ever!  We were excited to have many longstanding companies and several new companies participate in this year’s event. This year’s sponsors and participants included:  MAIN SPONSORS Fairholme Foundation Fidelco Management Services Genova, Burns & Giantomasi Lois Goldring Newark Beth […]

Get Your Limited-Edition Derek Lam T-Shirt in Support of Brain Injury Awareness Month Here!

February 29, 2012 by  
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Brain Injury Awareness Month 2012 Brain Injury: Anytime, Anywhere, Anyone Brain Injuries do not discriminate After a successful showing of his Spring 2012 collection on the runways of New York Fashion Week, celebrated designer Derek Lam unveiled his latest creation, a limited edition t-shirt for Brain Injury Awareness Month.  The shirt will be on sale […]

BlueJean Day 2012

February 21, 2012 by  
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March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and once again Opportunity Project is holding its annual BlueJean Day.  BlueJean Day focuses on brain injury community awareness and education, while raising funds for Opportunity Project’s programs.  BlueJean Day 2012 is focused on concussion awareness and prevention!  Over 1.7 million people in the U.S. sustain a TBI each […]

Blue Jean Day for Brain Injury Awareness Month – March 2011

February 16, 2011 by  
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March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and once again Opportunity Project is holding it’s annual Blue Jean Day. BlueJean Day focuses on brain injury community awareness and education, while raising funds for Opportunity Project’s programs. This year, BlueJean Day is focused on the Helmet Law in New Jersey for children and teens under the age […]

Brain Injury Awareness Month

April 8, 2010 by  
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Event: March is National Brain Injury Awareness Month Date: 3/1/2010 Details: In 2006, Governor Jon Corzine signed into law legislation declaring March of each year Brain Injury Awareness Month, an initiative designed to increase awareness of brain injury through public education and prevention programs. In keeping with this initiative, Mayor Sandy Haimoff will designate March […]