Our Mission:

To lead the fight to overcome the challenges of living with epilepsy and to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives.

For more than five decades, the Epilepsy Foundation has shone a light on epilepsy. The Foundation and its nationwide network of nearly 50 partners connects people to treatment, support and resources; leads advocacy efforts; funds innovative research and the training of specialists; and educates the public about epilepsy and seizure first aid.

How is the Money Invested?

The Epilepsy Foundation’s (The Foundation) is funded through the generous gifts of individual donors and many differing partner organizations, including corporations and corporate foundations, member organizations and both state and federal government agencies, including the Center for Disease Control.  Please visit this page for more information about your generous donation and how the Epilepsy Foundation uses these contributions.