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About MORE Foundation

The MORE (Musculoskeletal Orthopedic Research and Education) Foundation was founded in 2009 by a group of senior leaders at The CORE Institute as a means to give back to the communities served by The CORE Institute.


Musculoskeletal conditions, affecting everything from our shoulders and spines to our hips, knees and ankles, are a leading cause of disability and chronic pain for patients around the world. At the Musculoskeletal Orthopedic Research and Education Foundation—MORE Foundation—we are dedicated to changing that.

The MORE Foundation has pioneered innovative orthopedic research and educational programs and provides charitable assistance to those suffering from musculoskeletal and neurological conditions.

The MORE Foundation envisions a world full of active people. Our mission is to empower individuals to Keep Life in Motion® through our innovative research, community education and charitable assistance.


Brief History


The Foundation began operating as a tax exempt private foundation (501(c)3), with an independent Board of Trustees, in 2011. With the support of its initial sponsor, MORE quickly built programs to conduct musculoskeletal research studies that served the public interest.

As MORE’s reputation has grown in the orthopedic community, the Foundation has garnered dozens of corporate sponsors and enjoyed expanded support from private individuals. With this increased support base, MORE Foundation has pioneered innovative orthopedic research programs, conducted educational programs in the field of musculoskeletal healthcare, and launched charitable assistance programs that enhance access to healthcare for vulnerable populations. It’s innovative, community-focused programs, seek to create a world full of active people.