Friends For Michael Spinal Cord Injury Organization

About Michael Brent

Michael was born on July 11, 1979. From day one it seemed as if he were destined for great things. By the time he was 5 yrs old his athletic skills were escalating. He attended Campbellsburg Elementary School where is continued to excel in academics as well. By the time he was in high school at Henry County (KY), it was evident he would be a top scholar-athlete, which he proved to be the truth. Michael gathered many accolades and honors at the end of his senior year both athletically and academically. After offers from many states and schools, he accepted a golf scholarship to Campbellsville University. Only weeks before he was to leave for his first day of college, Michael endured his injury, spending several months in the University of Louisville Trauma Center and Frazier Rehab institute... Continue Reading »

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Mission Statement Our mission is to encourage and support research that will help victims overcome their spinal cord injuries as well as providing grants and activities to improve the quality of life for the individuals having this disability, providing educational spinal cord injury awareness and prevention to others and award annual scholarships to students who volunteer their time to the organization. About Friends For Michael Friends For Michael was founded in 1997 due to the car accident of 18 yr. old Michael Brent, well known in the community for his academic and athletic talents. In January 2001, FFM set up an endowment with the Kentucky... 


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Accessible Playground Project

Friends For Michael Accessible Playground The NEW “ALL ACCESSIBLE” PLAYGROUND being built in memory of Michael Brent by Friends for Michael. The Friends For Michael Accessible Playground is currently... Read more »


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19th Annual 5K Run/Walk and Wheel

Registration begins 7:15 am – Race starts at 9:00 am USATF KY Association 5k Series (second leg of three races where cash prizes are distributed to USATF qualifying members.) Medals & Trophies... Read more »


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Matthew Brent, President 1044 Cane Run Road Turners Station, KY 40075 Cell: (502) 608-7649 Email Me (mabren2 null@null hotmail Jerry Crosby Courthouse; 100 West Main Street LaGrange, KY 40031 H:... Read more »


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