EIN 04-2716222

Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA)

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The Brain Injury Association of America's mission is to advance brain injury prevention, research, treatment and education and to improve the quality of life for all individuals impacted by brain injury.
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Program areas at BIAA

Public awareness - biaa leads the nation in raising awareness and understanding about Brain Injury through its award-winning website, www.biausa.org, robust social media following and sought-after public speakers. The publications offered by biaa are available in print and digital format and include fact sheets, quarterly newsmagazines, and informational brochures. During 2021, biaa launched its Brain Injury awareness campaign: #morethanmybraininjury. The campaign helped the public understand the many causes of Brain Injury while empowering Brain Injury individuals and families to dispel common myths and misconceptions.
Affiliate services biaa provides leadership, technical assistance, operational best practices, and individualized fundraising training and consultation to a nationwide network of chartered state affiliates, divisions, local chapters, and support groups across the country to meet the needs of all those whose lives are affected by Brain Injury.
Education, training, and research - biaa educates survivors, caregivers and professionals every year through free and low-cost webinars. Biaa accelerates research and the discovery of cures by awarding seed grants to young investigators and Brain Injury scholars across the country. Biaa continued its research project investigating guidelines for the rehabilitation and chronic disease management of adults with moderate to severe traumatic Brain Injury (guidelines). Biaa's staff and leaders are key partners in advising researchers and disseminating findings.
Individual and family services - biaa operates the toll-free national Brain Injury information center (nbiic), which connects callers to a trained specialist who is compassionate and knowledgeable about local resources. Nbiic offers information in both english and spanish. Biaa responds to inquiries for personalized assistance annually. The people biaa help range from families struggling with a child in a coma to caregivers wondering how to support a loved one who was injured many years ago.
Government relations and advocacy - biaa and its network of advocates educate federal policymakers throughout the year by informing them about life-saving research, access to healthcare, civil rights, and financial security for people with Brain injuries. Biaa keeps its constituents abreast of relevant public policy through its free weekly e-newsletter, policy corner.

Grants made by BIAA

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Ohio State UniversityResearch$25,000
University of Miami (UM)Research$25,000

Who funds Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Schwab Charitable FundHealth$5,220
Gordon FoundationMedical Research$2,000
The Corwin D Denney FoundationTo Support Charitable Operations$1,500
...and 13 more grants received

Personnel at BIAA

Rick WillisPresident and Chief Executive Officer
Mary S ReitterExecutive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer$165,763
Robbie BakerVice President and Cdo
Dianna FahelDirector of Marketing and Communications
Carrie MosherDirector of Sales / Sales Manager
...and 15 more key personnel

Financials for BIAA

RevenuesFYE 12/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,123,872
Program services$1,054,116
Investment income and dividends$49,931
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$8,257
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$220,306
Miscellaneous revenues$22,242
Total revenues$3,478,724

Form 990s for BIAA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-122023-05-15990View PDF
2021-122022-05-13990View PDF
2020-122021-05-26990View PDF
2019-122020-08-11990View PDF
2018-122019-07-23990View PDF
...and 9 more Form 990s
Data update history
November 27, 2023
Received grants
Identified 3 new grant, including a grant for $2,000 from Gordon Foundation
August 17, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2021
July 7, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
June 30, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 5 new personnel
June 26, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 5 new personnel
Nonprofit Types
Grantmaking organizationsDisease research fundraisersDisease-focused nonprofitsHeadquarter / parent organizationsCharities
HealthDiseases and disorders
Political advocacyConducts researchLobbyingPeer-to-peer fundraisingNational levelReceives government fundingEndowed supportCommunity engagement / volunteeringFundraising races, competitions, and tournamentsTax deductible donations
General information
3057 Nutley St 805
Fairfax, VA 22031
Metro area
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Website URL
(703) 761-0750
IRS details
Fiscal year end
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
G40: Diseases of Specific Organs
NAICS code, primary
813212: Health and Disease Research Fundraising Organizations
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