Travis Roy Foundation News

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Jul 24, 2014

Franciscan Hospital, Travis Roy Foundation Jointly Raise $120K

Republished with permission from www.massnonprofit.org. Published: Monday, July 21, 2014 View the original article here. Franciscan Hospital for Children, a nonprofit located in the Brighton neighborhood of Boston, and The Travis…

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Travis Roy speaks at the Frank Monahan Foundation Fore the Kids Golf Classic in Concord, NH in July 2014.
Jul 16, 2014

Life changes in an instant: Travis Roy shares story at Frank Monahan Foundation event

By TIM GOODWIN, Insider Staff, Concord MonitorPublished: Monday, July 14, 2014View the original article here. Eleven seconds. That’s all it took for Travis Roy’s life to change forever. It was his…

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Jun 30, 2014

Travis Roy Foundation announces 2nd Quarter Individual Grants

The Travis Roy Foundation (TRF) awarded individual grants worth more than $98,000 to 31 people with spinal cord injuries (SCI) this quarter. Recipients had applied for these grants through the…

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Jun 20, 2014

Spinal Cord Injuries in the News

Two recent items in the news have captivated the world of spinal cord injury research and recovery; first, the ATV accident that left Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen with a severed spine…

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Travis Roy visits Fanny Allen Rehab Center in VT
Jun 2, 2014

Big gift for Vt. physical rehab center

By JACK THURSTON, NECNPublished: Wednesday, May 28, 2014View the original article here. The Travis Roy Foundation and Fletcher Allen Health Care announced the donation of advanced stair climbing equipment for the…

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May 29, 2014

Vt. rehab center receives special gift

By JENNIFER READING, WCAXPublished: Wednesday, May 28, 2014View the original article here. COLCHESTER, Vt. - Fanny Allen Rehab in Colchester helps hundreds of Vermonters recover from spinal cord injuries, but the facility…

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Travis Roy gives up to 50 speeches a year. Photo / AP
Apr 28, 2014

Coming to terms with a life sentence

By CAMERON McMILLAN, The New Zealand Herald Published: Saturday, April 26, 2014 View the original article here. Ice Hockey player’s courage gives hope to those with devastating spinal injuries In 1995,…

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Apr 24, 2014

Dr. Jason Carmel Awarded Research Grant from Travis Roy Foundation

Burke Rehabilitation and Research Center Published: Friday, April 11, 2014 View the original article here. The Travis Roy Foundation has awarded a research grant of $374,266 to Jason Carmel, M.D.,…

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Apr 17, 2014

Runner Sets Sights On Boston Marathon

Hershey Will Run For Travis Roy Foundation By ANN MEAD ASH, Engle Online Published: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 View the original article here. Josi Hershey of Gordonville, PA, is a part-time…

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Apr 9, 2014

Jonny Gomes and Travis Roy Raise Money for Wheelchair Racers

Boston, MA (April 9, 2014) – Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes announced in February that he would be shaving off his world series championship beard in partnership with Philips Norelco,…

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