We are solving the concussion crisis
The Problem
3.8 M

CDC estimates 3.8 million concussions occur each year

1 in 6

Only 1 in 6 concussions are diagnosed

90 of 94

90 of 94 former NFL players have been diagnosed with CTE at the VA-BU-CLF Brain Bank

Our Mission

Concussions can derail a life. The Concussion Legacy Foundation believes we all have a responsibility to ensure athletes can reach their full potential on and off the field. We are committed to protecting athletes and families through research, policy, and education.

We need your help.

Personal Stories

My Legacy: Eric Winston

Cincinnati Bengals player and NFLPA President Eric Winston is pledging his brain to the Concussion Legacy Foundation as part of the My Legacy campaign.

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My Legacy: Nancy Hogshead-Makar Pledges Brain

Olympic gold medalist Nancy Hogshead-Makar has pledged her brain to #MyLegacy.

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My Legacy: Brandi Chastain Pledges Brain

Soccer icon Brandi Chastain has pledged her brain to the Concussion Legacy Foundation.

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Leading to a Safer Future

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Concussion Legacy Foundation
(Formerly Sports Legacy Institute)
230 2nd Avenue, Suite 200
Waltham, MA  02451

(T) 781.790.1921 | (F) 781.790.8922

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