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Formed in 1982 as the American Paralysis Association (APA), CRPF has grown into a substantial force within the spinal repair research field.
Reeve is president of the American Paralysis Association which is at the forefront of world research into cures for spinal injuries.
His Christopher Reeve Foundation raises hundreds of thousands of dollars for the American Paralysis Association.
Reeve plans to be in Puerto Rico the beginning of June - for a Celebrity Sports Invitational that will raise funds for the American Paralysis Association (APA), of which the actor is now a board member.
Some of the organizations that have benefited from MDRT Foundation grants are: Make-A-Wish Foundation, Habitat for Humanity and the American Paralysis Association.
Donaldson has also been an active leader with the UCONN Children's Cancer Fund, American Paralysis Association, American Heart Association and the Girl Scouts.
Leveraging the strengths of the Christopher Reeve Foundation and the American Paralysis Association in a 1999 merger, the Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation is trying to find a cure for spinal cord paralysis.
Spinal cord injuries affect 250,000 Americans, and on average, 11,000 new injuries are reported every year, according to the American Paralysis Association (1997).