Who We Are

The CSRO is dedicated to the funding of targeted research to maximize functional recovery and cure paralysis caused by spinal cord injury. We envision a world without paralysis caused by spinal cord injury.

Through our many fundraising initiatives, and strategic partnerships the CSRO/ASRO has raised nearly 30 million dollars for spinal cure research since 1984. Our corporate and community partners help us to fulfill our mandate of improving of the physical quality of life for persons with a spinal cord injury and those with related neurological deficits, through targeted medical and scientific research and the reduction of spinal cord injuries through our prevention and awareness programs.

What We Do




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How You Can Help


One-Time Donation

To make a one-time donation to the CSRO/ASRO simply click on the Donate button and select your denomination.


Monthly Donation

For those who are able to support the CSRO/ASRO with a monthly donation, that option exists on our Donation page as well.

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A tribute to a loved one or family member who supported the cause of spinal cord injury research and advocacy.

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Legacy Giving

Sometimes our organization is included in the final wishes of a supporter of spinal cord injury research.

Our valued supporters include:

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