Traumatic brain injuries have impacted our own family and friends. We have seen how organizations like the Finn Foundation have changed their lives, and we will support them. We encourage everyone to contribute to the Finn Foundation in any way they can. It will make a huge difference in someone's life!
- The Buckley Family
Finn Foundation Inc is a non-profit organization focused on traumatic brain injuries and understands the importance of community outreach in supporting individuals and families affected by brain injuries.
Through community outreach initiatives, this organization raises awareness of the impact of traumatic brain injuries on individuals and their families. Finn Foundation Inc provides support and resources to help individuals with brain injuries rebuild their lives and reintegrate into their communities. This non-profit works closely with community leaders, healthcare providers, and local organizations to develop and implement outreach programs tailored to the unique needs of the communities.
Through community outreach, this non-profit organization is committed to making a positive impact and supporting individuals and families affected by brain injuries in their journey towards recovery.
Fundraising is a crucial component of this non-profit organization dedicated to supporting individuals and families affected by traumatic brain injuries.
Finn Foundation Inc relies on donations and fundraising events to fund their programs and services. These fundraisers may include 5k Participation, Apparel Purchases, Bowling Events, Bottle Drives, Golf Outings, and more to engage and rally support from the community.
This non-profit also leverages social media and online platforms to reach a wider audience and promote their fundraising campaigns.
Donations from individuals, corporations, and foundations help fund vital resources such as rehabilitation services, comfort items, counseling, and financial support for those affected by traumatic brain injuries.
With continued support from donors and the community, Finn Foundation Inc can continue to make a meaningful difference in the lives of individuals and families impacted by brain injuries.
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Finn Foundation Inc is a non-profit organization dedicated to making a difference in our community and beyond. We strive to be a reliable resource for those in need and to help build a better future. Please contact us if you have any questions or would like to learn more about our services.
Finn Foundation Inc is a non-profit, 501(c)3 organization, consisting of the Finneran Family. Finn Foundation Inc was established in 2012 following family member Ryan Finneran's car accident, which took place in 2010.
High School Scholarship Program
Finn Foundation Inc's high school scholarship program for overcoming adversity recognizes the resilience and strength of students who have faced challenging circumstances and overcome them.
This program provides financial support to these students, helping to alleviate some of the financial burdens associated with pursuing higher education.
The scholarship committee evaluates applicants based on their academic achievements, extracurricular activities, and personal essays detailing their experiences with adversity and how they overcame it.
The scholarship not only supports students in their academic pursuits, but it also serves as a source of inspiration and motivation to overcome obstacles and succeed in life. By recognizing and supporting students who have overcome adversity, the scholarship program aims to encourage and empower students to achieve their full potential and become leaders in their communities.
Vice President Matthew Finneran was interviewed by The Daily to share his story about how he was inspirired to study neuroscience because of his family's experience with traumatic brain injury.
He shared how Ryan Finneran suffered from a traumatic brain injury from a car accident when Matthew was a freshman in high school. Matthew shared how his brother's experience made him believe the options for brain injury therapeutics are too finite, motivating him to pursue his career in neuroscience research.
Matthew had a first-hand experience of how limited his brother's options were for therapies after his injury. This catapulted him to try to find novel therapeutics that someone like Ryan could have had.
Matthew is now conducting research on molecular mechanisms behind neuroregeneration and therapeutic drug developments for brain injuries.
Vice President Matthew Finneran and Treasurer Ryan Finneran had the opportunity to represent Finn Foundation Inc at the Joyce Massey TBI Summit, hosted by the University of Michigan.
The summit consisted of TBI survivors, physicians, and researches from around the United States who gathered to discuss the current state of TBI from multiple perspectives.
Ryan was able to share his story with a TBI and how it has impacted his life, while Matthew discussed the inspiration he drew from Ryan's accident to pursue research for central nervous system therapeutics.
Finn Foundation Inc is very grateful to have had this opportunity to connect to the broader TBI community, and to share their stories at the same place that had saved Ryan's life.