1 in 26 Americans will develop epilepsy in their lifetime.
65 million people worldwide desperately need a cure.
Research will lead us to a cure
We identify and fund cutting-edge research, challenging scientists worldwide to collaborate and innovate in pursuit of a cure for epilepsy.
Since being founded in 1998, CURE has been at the forefront of epilepsy research, raising more than $50 million to fund research and other initiatives.
The answers are out there, and we’re determined to find them.why research? our programs
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We are Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE) - the leading nongovernmental agency fully committed to funding research in epilepsy.
Our organization was founded by Susan Axelrod and mothers of children with epilepsy who joined forces to spearhead the search for a cure.More about cure
CURE Crew members are making a difference all over the United States by hosting bake sales, swim-a-thons, golf outings, concerts, and much more.
By using your own talents, you can lead an event that raises awareness and important funds for research in epilepsy.more about fundraising
Help us spread the word about epilepsy and the need for a cure.