Bill and Carolyn Franke Give $21 Million to Establish New Center at Barrow Neurological Institute

Photo: (From left) Bill Franke; Volker K. H. Sonntag, MD, Emeritus Professor of Neurosurgery at Barrow Neurological Institute; Robert F. Spetzler, MD, Emeritus Chair of Neurosurgery at Barrow Neurological Institute; Katie Cobb, President of Barrow Neurological Foundation Barrow Neurological Foundation announced that Bill and Carolyn Franke have created a $21 million endowment to fund educational programs […]

Innovative ‘Grand Toast to Barrow’ Celebrates Record-Breaking $8.5M Raised

The Event: 2021 Barrow Grand Ball presented virtually as “A Grand Toast to Barrow” The Cause: The Women’s Board of the Barrow Neurological Foundation Event Date: January 23, 2021 Grand Ball Co-Chairs: Diane Might & Kolby Moffatt Special Project Funded: Petznick Stroke Center at Barrow Neurological Institute Dollars Raised: $8.5 Million Entertainment: The virtual program featured a delightful performance by The […]

Cheers to the Chairs! Honoring Diane Might & Kolby Moffatt

Cheers to the Chairs! Diane Might & Kolby Moffatt Barrow Neurological Foundation How did you get involved with the Barrow Neurological Institute? KOLBY: Barrow Neurological Institute is a world-renowned research and surgery center that we are so fortunate to have in our own backyard. I believe in their groundbreaking research and their sharing of knowledge […]

Bowling for Barrow to Boost Concussion and Brain Injury Center

Several former professional athletes and some of Barrow Neurological Institute’s finest are hitting the lanes to roll a strike against brain injuries. “Let the Good Times Roll: Bowling for Barrow” will take place on Thursday, June 21 at Skylanes Boutique Bowling Club in Scottsdale to support Barrow Neurological Institute’s Concussion and Brain Injury Center. The […]

Barrow Grand Ball Raises $3 Million for Alzheimer’s Research

The Women’s Board of Barrow Neurological Foundation raised $3 million for the Barrow Neurological Institute through the 2018 Barrow Grand Ball on January 20 at the Arizona Biltmore.   This year’s fundraising efforts were focused on Alzheimer’s disease, a growing epidemic and one of the top ten causes of death that cannot be prevented or […]

Next Doors: The Future of Barrow

Barrow Neurological Institute is beginning a new era. Here’s what the future holds. Hopefully, you’ve never had to experience Barrow Neurological Institute. But if you have, you realize one thing very quickly — we’re very lucky to have it in our community. The missus and I are in the latter category, so we follow Barrow […]