Reeve In The News
Luckily, the Reeve Foundation is on the case - fighting to make the outdoors truly accessible for everyone.
Although running a marathon isn’t often considered a team sport, Vero Beach residents Lisa Gallagher, John McConnell and Allison Ritter had a great reason for doing so.
The Reeve Foundation is taking a multi-pronged approach to equitable access to the outdoors.
The ABC News correspondent opened up to PEOPLE at the "An Eve with Reeve" benefit
The Reeve Foundation on announced the election of Jim Calbi as chair of its board of directors.
The Reeve Foundation believes that everyone on this planet deserves to experience the beauty of nature, and they’re on a mission to make that happen through its’ ‘Outdoors for Everyone’ initiative.
A conversation with Reeve Foundation's CEO Maggie Goldberg and Clinical Leader.
In a joint statement, the advocacy groups Paralyzed Veterans of America, Hand in Hand, United Spinal Association and the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation said that Figueroa's experience is all too familiar.
These travelers have disabilities, and wanderlust. Here’s how they’re discovering more accessible adventures.
Alan Brown, Director, New Partner Engagement tells Yahoo Life that about a recent trip, where it didn't turn out as planned.
Bulton's introduction to Accessible College came through the Reeve Foundation’s National Paralysis Center which runs part of its college transition program by offering prospective students introductory sessions with Accessible College.
Mark Bogosian, Director of Engagement spoke with KREX about the Foundation's Outdoors for Everyone initiative for National Public Lands Day.
Instructors and Schedule Announced for Peloton on Tour Chicago: Cody Rigsby, Logan Aldridge, Mariana Fernández, Susie Chan, and Tunde Oyeneyin
As we previously shared, Logan Aldridge and Mariana Fernández will be running the Chicago Marathon on October 8, both on behalf of the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation.
Presentations and discussion panels from the 2023 SCI Investor Symposium are listed chronologically below.
Highlights from the 1st Spinal Cord Injury Investor Symposium: The 3-Pillar Research Strategy of the Christopher & Dane Reeve Foundation
The Practical Neurology team sat down with an executive from the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation to discuss the current landscape of SCI treatment, research, and their work in this field.
Eric LeGrand, Founder of LeGrand Coffee House, LeGrand Whiskey and Team LeGrand of the Reeve Foundation, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite.
Jamil Paden, Manager of Racial and Health Equity, spoke with Lloyd Freeman about the Reeve Foundation and equity in the paralysis community.
Eric LeGrand Was Paralyzed at a Rutgers Football Game 13 Years Ago. Now, His Bourbon Is Sold at their Stadium
The new brand also provides another avenue through which LeGrand offers support to the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to supporting those with spinal cord injuries.
At times of crisis, when the population at large is in a state of panic, disabled people can be disproportionately affected and deprioritized. The Reeve Foundation published, in conjunction with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, an important guidebook entitled “Emergency Preparedness for People with Paralysis.”
Adam reviews all of the recent franchise tag deals or no deals. After that, Adam's friend Alan Brown shares his story as well as raising money and awareness for a good cause.
A Q&A with Marco Baptista, Ph.D., chief science officer, Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation
When hurricanes approach the Tampa Bay region, they can cause significant damage to homes and businesses and infrastructure such as roads, bridges and power lines.
Peloton Instructor Logan Aldridge Training to Run Chicago Marathon, Raising Money for the Reeve Foundation
Logan is fundraising for the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation, a charitable organization dedicated to curing spinal cord injury.
Jamie Cap, a 60-year-old quadriplegic, sustained a spinal cord injury during a high school football game. Jenn Hatfield, Manager, Information Specialist said the Reeve Foundation has specialists available who can help Cap find resources available in New Jersey and nationally.
The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Releases Emergency Preparedness for People with Paralysis Best Practices
Ocean City announced that it has been awarded $25,000 as part of the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Quality of Life Grants program.
For example, in Chicago, they will work with the Reeve Foundation for some events.
Eric LeGrand is featured with garden state leaders in business, culture, and the arts share most important traits for success, top beach destinations, and favorite bbq dishes.
Eric LeGrand has a message for the hundreds of people who come out to support him and the Christopher &Dana Reeve Foundation each year: “You can see the progress.”
Aimee Hofmann begins each painting session like most artists, but her work is anything but traditional.
The new study was published May 24 in the journal Nature. Gert-Jan Oskam, 40, suffered a spinal cord injury from a bike accident that left him unable to walk. Oskam now has a brain implant that picks up signals of movement.
"Table for All" host Buki Elegbede takes an in depth look at the culture that encompasses football with an exclusive interview with former Rutgers football star, Eric LeGrand.
Tiffany Howard and Scott Chesney discuss the Reeve Foundation's Military & Veterans Program (MVP)
This is the first episode to feature the new partnership between the Hall of Justice and the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation. For more information, visit christopherreeve.org.
A reader preparing for a black-tie wedding seeks options for adaptive clothing that are both comfortable and festive.
Millions of Americans get around with the help of wheelchairs, according to the Reeve Foundation, having a zero-threshold doorway in your home can be helpful,
They are using the occasion to raise money for the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation for paralysis research — and to spread a message of hope.
Regina Blye took the stage at SXSW 2023 to moderate the panel How to Save America From a Human Rights Meltdown, highlighting the timely subject of smaller grassroots organizations that, while transitional, often get overlooked in favor of mega-charities.
Eric LeGrand Whiskey officially launched, raising money for the Reeve Foundation to help us find a cure for paralysis. For every case that is sold, $5.20 will go back to the foundation, because 52 was his number.
From the United States to Bangladesh and Australia, celebrations for International Wheelchair Day have been taking place since 2008.
LeGrand explains his Philanthropy and the motivation behind his “Believe” mantra.
An electric wheelchair gives the gift of mobility to people otherwise bound to their homes due to illness, stroke or injury—and the right wheelchair opens up a world of travel.
Former Rutgers football star Eric LeGrand has been named the New Jersey Sportscaster of the Year by the National Sports Media Association.
A yearlong mentorship program teaches leadership and independent living skills to young disabled women.
Barbara Walters is known for her hard-hitting interviews, but she had a lighter touch with Christopher Reeve after the accident that paralyzed him.
The grant from the Reeve Foundation will allow extended pathways of beach mats to accommodate those with disabilities.
Ocean City is partnering with the Reeve Foundation to improve accessibility at the prime summer attraction in the resort
Christopher Reeve, the “Superman” actor who became quadriplegic after an accident — decided to take part in a prime-time special with Barbara on ABC.
Making Peloton History: Hosting Our First In-Person Adaptive Fitness Classes in Partnership With The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation
In honor of International Day of Persons with Disabilities, on December 3, Peloton hosted a special event at their New York Studio (PSNY) in partnership with the Reeve Foundation.
Today, Team Reeve has raised millions of dollars, thanks to competitors who race despite paralysis, have recovered from it, or had friends and family affected.
For the past 17 years, Zenobia has been a coach and leader of the race fundraising team for the Reeve Foundation.
Peloton’s latest move to make fitness accessible? A partnership with the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation. Together, they’ve designed two new Peloton programs.
Last month, Peloton released a Seated Adaptive Strength Training Program, and a new partnership with the Reeve Foundation.
In a newly released survey, 74% of Americans familiar with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) said they believe that wheelchair users need more support.
Boarding and deboarding, wheelchair storage, and even bathroom use can cause worries for air travelers with disabilities. Advocates are pushing for legislation to smooth the process.
In November 2022 Peloton introduced a new seated adaptive strength training program. This was done in conjunction with the Reeve Foundation.
The Reeve Foundation appointed Colleen Coppla as chief development officer, the Short Hills-based organization announced Nov. 4.
Houston spine surgeon with quadriplegia spreads hope after moving his arms
Regina Blye discusses the need for proper access to medical diagnostic equipment (MDE) and how policy can be revised to better support accessible healthcare.
Every year, between 250,000 and 500,000 people around the world sustain a spinal cord injury (SCI).
Christopher Reeve's youngest child is an anchor on ABC News and a former commentator for ESPN
For others, like Regina Blye of the Reeve Foundation who has a spinal cord injury and uses a wheelchair, the most annoying part of traveling could result in a serious injury affecting their health and well-being.
Forty years ago, spinal cord injury (SCI) was viewed as an intractable problem due to the belief that the spinal cord was incapable of repair or regeneration.
Racial Disparities in Preventive Services Use Seen Among Patients With Spina Bifida or Cerebral Palsy
Jamil Paden emphasized intersections between class, race, and circumstances which can, together, make health care less equitable for people with disabilities
The outdoors can be inaccessible to people with disabilities.
Maggie Goldberg, president and CEO Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation is recognized by NJBIZ 2022 Best 50 Women in Business
Team LeGrand has raised over two million dollars for the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation.
The pandemic highlighted the real cost of unpaid caregiving, prompting new conversations about affordable care and proper compensation. Join Washington Post Live on Thursday, Sept. 22 at 11:30 a.m. ET
ONWARD Reports Positive Topline Results from a Pivotal Study to Restore Arm and Hand Function in People With Spinal Cord Injury
"The Up-LIFT study results represent a turning point in the field of spinal cord injury and paralysis science," said Marco Baptista, Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer of the Reeve Foundation.
“I knew it was important for me to do my best to live in the present moment and not dwell on the past or worry about the future."
Paralysis commonly occurs after a stroke, often on one side of the body, according to the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation.
Disability Inclusion In The Workplace: Regina Blye Of The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation On How Businesses Make Accommodations For Customers and Employees Who Have a Disability
As the Chief Program and Policy Officer, Regina oversees operations of the National Paralysis Resource Center by developing and delivering programs that provide the critical services and resources that help people build healthy, independent lives.
Living Better in San Diego – Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation discusses disparities in healthcare
Regina Blye discusses the barriers that persons with paralysis and limited mobility face when they go to the doctors office or hospital.
Regina Blye, Chief Program and Policy Officer, Reeve Foundation talks about equal access to healthcare for all persons with paralysis & limited mobility.
Margaret Goldberg, president and CEO of the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, wrote Mileage should increase in proportion to the expansion to equitably provide accessibility to those additional areas for the disability community. Notably, doing so would do no harm to the environment and have no adverse impact.”
Jersey Shore beaches must be accessible, but some are more within reach than others
Michelle Park visits LeGrand Coffee to meet with CEO, Eric LeGrand, and learn more about his inspirational story.
LeGrand Coffee House officially opened the doors to its brick-and-mortar location on Saturday in what was a star-studded affair.
Eric Legrand is the philanthropist behind Team LeGrand
Eric LeGrand's Team LeGrand Blue as a way to honor the legacy of Christopher Reeve and the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation.
The Reeve Foundation offers comprehensive information on spasticity, with a special focus on traumatic brain and spinal cord injury.
The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation in Short Hills, New Jersey, has announced the appointment of MARCO BAPTISTA as its chief scientific officer. Baptista will help lead the foundation’s efforts to advance cures for spinal cord injury and paralysis and provide scientific and innovative oversight of the nonprofit’s collaborative approach to accelerating the field toward meaningful therapeutics.
Catheter users on private health plans paid around $1,600 in average annual out-of-pocket costs, while publicly insured catheter users spent $530.
The inspiration Christopher Reeve gave to people living with spinal cord injury during his life is being continued by the Foundation that bears his name, with the quest to find a cure for paralysis moving closer by the day.
Maggie Goldberg has been named CEO of the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation, effective immediately, the nonprofit announced this week.
Two years after his accident, Sam Jarmer is making major strides and speaking out. He's honorary grand marshal for Saturday's Sea Girt 5K.
Eric LeGrand, a former Rutgers University defensive tackle, was left paralyzed from the neck down after colliding with an Army football player during a game in October 2010
On July 21, 2019 Rex Marco became a spinal surgeon with a spinal cord injury.
It has been 10 years since former Rutgers University football player Eric LeGrand’s on-field injury left him mostly paralyzed. In the time since, LeGrand has become a tireless advocate for spinal cord research and a host of other charities.