mission is to help people with spinal cord injury (SCI) lead active, fit and
We aim to inspire people with SCI to achieve
the highest quality of life possible, keeping a “will2walk”
through life with the challenges SCI presents to individuals, families
Pillars of our work:
Education and outreach: Programs and services that enhance the lives
of individuals and families impacted by SCI.
Public awareness: Community outreach to help advance the cause
for people and families impacted by SCI.
Research: Where and when possible, contribute to the
work being done to find a cure for SCI.
Founded in 2008, the Will2Walk Foundation was the vision of
President Rich Hamill, who sustained a spinal cord injury in an auto accident
in 1992. Will2Walk is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that is led by a
volunteer Board of Directors
and funded 100% from personal donations and event proceeds. To
learn more about what inspired Rich to form Will2Walk, read his personal story