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: The Story of Tom McHale

Tom McHale's legacy spans far beyond the game of football.

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Esther Lovett: My Story and My Legacy

Esther Lovett, 16, has started a blog to share her experiences with Post-Concussion Syndrome.

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My Legacy: Football, CTE and Unintended Impact

Author Jim Proebstle watched CTE develop in his brother. Read his story.

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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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