Twenty years later, Buoniconti's commitment has helped the Miami Project raise more than $150 million and influenced thousands of lives.
He has served on museum boards and worked with the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis.
And maybe some day the Miami Project will find a cure.
The Miami Project supports a group of some 70 international scientists engaged in research on spinal cord injury.
A wonderful foundation already exists, the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis.
He is also in the music business, and is the spiritual force behind the Miami Project, which is devoted to examining spinal-cord injury.
(Tuesday's show was a benefit for the Miami Project, which works with paralysis victims.)
Buoniconti heads an organization, the Miami Project, that does research into spinal injuries.
Miami Project can refer to either of the following:
He in turn plans to donate some of his earnings to the Miami Project, which does research on spinal injuries.