About the Foundation
The Craig Hospital Foundation supports the hospital in achieving its goals through philanthropy. Operating in accordance with the philosophy of Craig Hospital, the Foundation builds lifelong relationships with contributors, raises funds and dedicates its resources to further advance the needs of Craig Hospital and those it serves.
Featured Updates and Events
The Crash Reel named to Oscar shortlist
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced its Shortlist, the 15 documentary features in contention for the Oscar. The list was narrowed down from a huge category of 147 films that had originally qualified. The Shortlist includes The Crash Reel, the film about Craig graduate and 2014 PUSH honoree Kevin Pearce. The Academy's Documentary Branch members will now select the five nominees, which will be announced January 16th.
Come meet Kevin and the Pearce family at the 2014 PUSH Dinner on Feb. 28, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency at Denver Convention Center. The evening raises money to support Craig Hospital’s Programs of Excellence and research to better the lives of those experiencing a spinal cord or traumatic brain injury. A paddle auction raises funds for the Craig Hospital Foundation’s Patient Assistance Fund. A variety of sponsorships are available, as well as individual tickets. Learn more.
Colorado Gives Day an incredible success!
Thanks to the generous support of our donors, The Craig Hospital Foundation raised $140,015 in just 24 hours on Colorado Gives Day, December 10. This is a 553% increase over last year’s $21,420 total! All funds will go to support Craig Hospital patients and programs. Thank you for your generosity!
Denver Post's "Stepping Toward Hope" Series
This four-part series by Denver Post health reporter Michael Booth and photographers Craig Walker, AAron Ontiveroz and R.J. Sangosti chronicles in four parts the efforts of remarkable patients suffering spinal-cord injuries to take advantage of new science and locomotor therapy that may allow them to walk again. Craig Hospital is featured prominently in the articles.
Day One: Therapy for spinal-cord injuries helping Coloradans regain mobility
Day Two: Rehab centers adopt motion-based treatments for spinal-cord patients
Day Three: A paralyzed bridesmaid defies disability
Day Four: New technologies promise advancements in treatment for spinal-cord injuries
The Craig Hospital Foundation provides opportunities for members of the community to give hope to patients and their families. Donations are used to help patients so that each person has a chance to achieve the best possible outcomes following a catastrophic spinal cord or traumatic brain injury.