Your support makes our work possible
The Spastic Paraplegia Foundation, Inc. is a volunteer-driven, charitable organization. It is the only organization in the Americas dedicated to upper motor neuron disorders called Primary Lateral Sclerosis and Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia. Together, these conditions affect some 20,000 children and adults in the United States.
We are indebted to our community, sponsors and friends who make our work possible. Corporate sponsors whose contributions are valued at $2,000 or more include:
Sponsorships are an excellent way to promote your company while supporting a worthy cause. There are many ways to get involved, including sponsoring national conferences, TeamWalk For Our Cures, local events, the SPF website, Chat sessions, E-News, or other initiatives. It’s good business because sponsorships can:
Enhance your company’s public image
Draw attention to a product or service
Contribute to an increase in sales
Boost employee morale
More than just good business, your support is critical in helping to find the cures for neurologic conditions. Researchers say common threads link conditions including SPF upper motor neuron disorders, other motor neuron disorders such as Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, spinal cord injury, Alzheimer’s Disease and other disorders affecting millions of Americans. Research is accelerating and investigators believe great strides can be made in this generation.
Contact us to discuss partnering with your company today!
We are excited that Giving Tuesday is coming up soon. It is a once a year event and is a perfect accent to the holiday season. Unbeknownst to the commercial world, the holiday season is not about who gets more for me, me, me. It is about that special feeling you get when you know you have really helped out someone you care about or love. It is knowing that the dollar you give today is going to blossom into a million dollars worth of relief from suffering for the people with HSP and PLS. Welcome to Giving Tuesday and we Thank You for your consideration.
When Clinical Trials begin in 2017 it may require as many people as possible for the Clinical Trial to be effective. If you have HSP or PLS, please add your information to our data base so we can keep you informed. We are missing a lot people's email address, so if you just want to add your email address. just enter your name, address and email and we'll add it. That way, we will be able to reach you quickly at a lower cost. Your privacy is very important to us. We will never share any of your information with any individual or company without your permission.
We operate out of the strength of our community, caring friends and sponsors. Your help makes a difference! Our volunteers give many hours of their time annually, and the opportunities to help are as varied as our helpers. Read more.