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2019: A Year in Review

We're taking some time to sit back, relax and take a look at Branch Out in 2019.  

Through your generous support, we've expanded across the country, funded several exciting new research projects, organized inspiring events and formed incredible partnerships.  We're overflowing with gratitude towards all our donors, volunteers and incredible people who have supported us all along the way.  It's difficult to capture a year full of wins, but here are some of the highlights!  

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This could be your brain on a smartphone

"Remember kids, the difference between screwing around and science is writing it down"

-Adam Savage

This famous quote from Myth-Busters highlights how critical measurement and documentation is for science. As our national conversation about mental health shifts towards science-based awareness, Mr. Savage's words have a deeper wisdom in the age of the smartphone. 

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Say Hello to Branch Out's New CEO!

Branch Out is thrilled to welcome our new CEO, Laureen Jensen.  Crystal Phillips has passed the torch and Laureen is ready to take Branch Out to the next level!  We took the opportunity to sit down with our new CEO as she takes the reigns at Branch Out.

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This New Years, become a Neuroscientist for your Alzheimer's Disease

The New Year is a time of reflection and new beginnings for many of us. This year, consider giving your resolutions some life-long impact.  

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Volunteer Opportunity

Calling all interested Branchies!  We have an incredible 2020 volunteer opportunity. 

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Your Impact

The Branch Out Neurological Foundation was founded in 2010.  As a grassroots charity, we've made a name for ourselves by being trailblazers.  We push the status quo and aren't afraid of challenging systems and methods because 'that's the way they've always been done.' 

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You're on Our Nice List!

Do you know what's WAY better than two turtle doves?  Two wheels peddling for a great cause!

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A Sensory Spectacle!

Another successful Branch Out event for the books.  Our second annual 'Your Brain on Art' raised over $80,000!

A gathering of great minds at YYC's newest creative hub, Contemporary Calgary.

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Musically Powered Brain Recovery

Your Brain on Art was a wonderful collaboration of neuroscience and art, featuring some great musical talent to inspire Branch Out's vision of a world free from neurological disorders. As you follow the link below to relive the musical centerpiece of the evening, its worth considering how this auditory masterpiece can influence your brain. 

Relive the inspiring music collaboration of Reuben and the Dark and The Lily String Quartet at YBOA 2019

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Special Announcement on Changes at Branch Out

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