Click here to secure your spot at our Reeve Summit 2024 in D.C. March 6-8


Our Mission

We are dedicated to curing spinal cord injury by advancing innovative research and improving the quality of life for individuals and families impacted by paralysis.

Our Research Priorities

We have invested more than $140 million in groundbreaking research that has helped pave the way for progress.

In Memoriam: Brooke Ellison, Ph.D.

The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation and the entire Reeve family mourn the passing of our friend and colleague, Brooke Ellison.

Reeve Summit 2024

The Reeve Summit will be an in-person gathering in Washington, D.C. from March 6 to 8, 2024.

Our Work Isn't Finished Yet

Sustain the momentum. Accelerate treatment breakthroughs. Increase innovative collaborations.

Explore Our Paralysis Resources

Whether you are newly paralyzed or a caregiver looking to help a loved one, we provide the information you need.

Funding For Nonprofits

Find out more about your Quality of Life grants funding opportunities.

Reeve Foundation Welcomes New Chair

Jim Calbi has been elected as Chair of its Board of Directors. Calbi, a Board Member since 2018, becomes only the seventh Chair in the Foundation’s 41-year history.

Join Team Reeve®

Join Team Reeve® by signing up for a marathon, host a fundraising event.
Community Spotlight:

Ligia Andrade Zúñiga

“Mentoring gives you hope to see what is possible. It allows you to set goals for yourself and is excellent for mental health."
Living with Paralysis:

Connect with Us

Our team of Information Specialists is available to answer questions and provide individualized support.
Get Involved:

Advocate for a Change

Lend your voice to our initiatives and you can make a real difference for people living with paralysis.

Cristin Welle, Ph.D.

Find out more about Dr. Welle, who is part of the newly launched Reeve Foundation Scientific Advisory Board.

Christopher & Dana

“Once you choose hope, anything’s possible.”
– Christopher Reeve

About Christopher Reeve About Dana Reeve


Our Research Partners

Team Reeve®

Our Bloggers

man using locomotor training harness

Donate Today

You bring hope to millions.

Decades ago, life with paralysis offered little hope. Christopher and Dana Reeve turned a community effort into a national movement, pioneering groundbreaking research and changing the lives of people around the world.

Find Paralysis Community
Events, Programs, & Resources Near You

Sample Image of Map