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Illinois serves the 2,511,000 adults and 13,100 children affected by arthritis in the area. We provide education, program and services, information about upcoming events, programming news, volunteer opportunities and other Foundation-related business.

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Upcoming Events

2015 Western Suburbs Kick Off-Family Fun Night

9/12/2015 to 9/12/2015

Includes: Pizza and pop, 20 game tokens, bumper cars and unlimited indoor rides. Laser tag available for guests age 10+ (limited to the first 20 rsvp’s). You must RSVP: Amanda Clayton (p) (312) 880-4749 (e) aclayton@arthritis.org

2015 Freedom of Movement Gala, Chicago, IL

2015 Freedom of Movement Gala, Chicago, IL

9/19/2015 to 9/19/2015

The Freedom of Movement Award is the largest fundraising event of the year for the Arthritis Foundation. It is an event that acknowledges leaders in the advancement of research and awareness for the management, prevention, and cure of arthritis, the most common cause of disability in the United States.

2015 Jingle Bell Run-Walk - Bloomington, IL

2015 Jingle Bell Run-Walk - Bloomington, IL

11/8/2015 to 11/8/2015

Be part of the largest holiday 5K race series aimed to fight arthritis! Chosen as one of the Most Incredible Themed Races, Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis is a fun and festive way to kick off your holidays by helping others!

2015 Anti-Inflammatory Cooking Demo- Bloomington, IL

11/12/2015 to 11/12/2015

Join the Arthritis Foundation, and the Bloomington Hy-Vee Dietitians for an educational program about anti-inflammatory foods, and learn how to cook some yummy recipes with these anti-inflammatory ingredients. $10/person

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