This is where the staff of the Reeve Foundation is sharing up-to-the-minute information and putting some context around the news affecting the spinal cord injury and paralysis community. Not to mention insight into what's going on here at the Foundation.
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Category: Events and Workshops Category
We were wondering what would happen if we held an online event and invited the whole community -- including family and friends of individuals living with paralysis.
So, why not poker? Read More
Last night the Reeve Foundation held it's annual A Magical Evening gala, it was a truly a very special evening. The room was filled with wonderful supporters of our work and the belief in what Christopher always said, that Nothing Is Impossible! Matthew Reeve spoke with Entertainment Tonight before the gala.Read More
Each year Human Rights Watch
(HRW) holds Voices of Justice
annual dinners, which celebrate human rights defenders from around the world who put their lives at risk to protect the rights and dignity of others. Within the last few years, HRW has created a division dedicated to disability rights
, which documents the neglect, violence and discrimination experienced by people with disabilities around the world. Read More
"A Whole Lott More" will have a very special DC preview screening on November 7th. The film follows three individuals, each of whom has a different attitude towards employment and a different developmental disability. Read More
The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Paralysis Resource Center
will be at the San Jose Abilities Expo on November 22-24, 2013
at the San Jose Convention Center. Meet Reeve Foundation representatives, learn about our programs, and receive free
information and resources.Read More
50 Marathons. 50 States. 50 Weeks. 3 Remarkable Athletes. Come meet them!
In honor of what would be Christopher 61st birthday tomorrow and Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month, please join us in celebrating. From Adweek:
It’s a jarring sight as you walk past the tourist destinations and high-end stores around Rockefeller Center: Christopher Reeve’s empty mechanized wheelchair sitting in an empty shop window.Read More
This comes from our friends at Global Abilities:
This Saturday, the Global Abilities Foundation will host the 2013 Philadelphia Rec Fest, an inclusive recreation festival for all ages and abilities. The FREE event showcases numerous exciting activities such as scuba diving, rock climbing, wheelchair sports, art, gardening, martial arts and carnival games.Read More
To all those in the LA area looking for a unique experience, this is for you.. your chance to meet 40 professionals in the entertainment industry and attend 25 workshops! Actors for Autism is honored to receive a Reeve Foundation Quality of Life grant to support the "Meet the Biz" Program.Read More
On Saturday, September 14th Eric LeGrand single handedly brought a stadium full of over 40,000 individuals to their feet - a feat he is literally fighting to accomplish himself and for the nearly 5.6 million Americans living with paralysis.Read More
This is over two years in the planning! The Reeve Foundation and Inglis are planning our first-ever conference for caregivers this fall. We've been wanting to do something for the amazing people who provide care for people living with paralysis and other mobility disabilities. It will feature Dr. Dan Gottlieb and the technique known as mindfulness. Read More