As a growing organization, BIST relies on the dedication and passion of a number of individuals who give of their time and expertise to ensure that BIST is able to reach it’s mission of supporting all individuals living with the effects of brain injury. Scroll below to read about our committees. For more information, contact: [email protected].
BIST’s Brain Injury Awareness Month Committee, in 2018.
Mandate: to work collaboratively to reduce vulnerability in the Brain Injury (BI) community by disseminating self-advocacy knowledge and skills.
Mandate: To facilitate the coordinated efforts of the Brain Injury Society of Toronto in promoting brain injury awareness to the general public, as well as plan and implement ABI awareness event(s) for Toronto.
Birdies for Brain Injury Golf Tournament Committee
Mandate: Plan, coordinate and implement this annual fundraising event that takes place every June.
Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Committee
Mandate: To provide education and increased access to BIST services by reviewing outreach and advocacy streams, connecting with diverse community partners and providing guidance on programs and supports that promote cultural competence, cultural humility and cultural responsiveness.
Heroes Run, Walk & Roll Committee
Mandate: Plan, coordinate and implement the annual 5k Run, Walk & Roll fundraising run that takes place every Fall.
Mix & Mingle Committee
Mandate: To develop a sustainable base of funds to carry out the mission of the Brain Injury Society of Toronto (BIST) through the identification, development, implementation and management of profitable fundraising programs.
Special Events Committee
Mandate: Plan, co-ordinate and implement BIST member special events such as our annual Halloween and Holiday party.