Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason (BRI) is an active member of the community. Learn more about BRI at these events. See the links below to sign up. For fundraising events, please visit BRI Events.
MS Walk, April 13, 2014
Walk to Raise Funds for Multiple Sclerosis Research. The Seattle Walk MS event is a rallying point of the local MS movement, a community coming together to raise funds and celebrate hope for the future. The Greater Northwest Chapter of the MS Society is excited to sponsor this event. Please visit http://walkwas.nationalmssociety.org/site for more information.
Beat the Bridge to Beat Diabetes, May 18, 2014
The Nordstrom Beat the Bridge to Beat Diabetes raises funds for JDRF—the largest charitable supporter of type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. The event consists of an 8K run and wheelchair race, a 4-mile walk, a 1-mile fun run, and the Diaper Derby for toddlers. The event is called Beat the Bridge because the course travels over Seattle’s University Bridge, which is raised during the race. Participants try to cross the bridge before it is raised. For more information, please visit www.beatthebridge.org.
Take Steps for Crohn’s and Colitis Walk, June 7, 1014
Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is the nation's only walk dedicated to finding a cure for digestive diseases. For more information, please visit http://www.ccfa.org/chapters/northwest/
Rock’n’Roll Marathon, June 21, 2014
Rock ‘n’ Roll Seattle Marathon -- a half marathon and full marathon. For more information, please visit http://runrocknroll.competitor.com/seattle
Benaroya Research Institute Seafair Triathlon, July 2014
Athletes from all around the Pacific Northwest are swimming, cycling and running their way to fitness and athletic excellence in preparation for the Benaroya Research Institute Seafair Triathlon. Seward Park on Lake Washington serves as a pristine venue for this triathlon and offered an incredible experience for athletes of all ability levels. Visist www.seafair.com for more information.
Boeing Classic Golf Tournament, August 2014
The Boeing Classic is an official event on the PGA TOUR’s Champions Tour at TPC Snoqualmie Ridge. The tournament and special evening event Grapes on the Green benefits Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason. Please visit boeingclassic.com for more information.
Lupus Foundation Walk, September 2014
The Lupus Foundation of America's Walk to End Lupus Now™ event in your community and help us take steps to raise money. For more information, please visit the local lupus foundation walk page.
ADA Step Out to Fight Diabetes Walk, October 2014
Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes is the American Diabetes Association's signature fundraising walk. With strong support from the business community including sponsorship and corporate teams, this national event raises over $20 million to find a cure for diabetes and to support its mission. For more information, please visit www.stepout.diabetes.org/.
Illuminations Luncheon, Nov. 7, 2014
In its third year, Illuminations Luncheon is an opportunity for guests to learn more about and support autoimmune research at the Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason (BRI).
Friday, Nov. 7, 2014
The Fairmont Olympic Hotel
11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
For more information about the event, please call (206) 223-7521, fax (206) 341-0484 or email Events@vmmc.org
NWABR Life Sciences Research Weekend, November 2014
Life sciences companies and research institutions from around the state will host interactive exhibits that reflect the cutting edge research that is taking place in our state. If you want to meet scientists that have great passion for the work they do, plan to attend! Life Science Research Weekend events are included with regular Pacific Science Center admission.