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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

2014 River Valley Jingle Bell Run-Walk Kickoff

2014 River Valley Jingle Bell Run-Walk Kickoff

10/25/2014 to 10/25/2014

Free bowling + shoe rentals + Pizza We’re giving out flyers, posters, tips, tricks, and more at the Jingle Bell Kick Off! Join us for a fun day of FREE BOWLING, meet others participating in the Jingle Bell Run, and take home some great info. to help spread the word! If you have any questions, please contact Brian VanAcker at bvanacker@arthritis.org.

Arthritis 101  It Takes a Team!

Arthritis 101 It Takes a Team!

10/25/2014 to 10/25/2014

Check in at 10:30 am. Light lunch provided. FREE Program! Registration is required. East registrant will receive a pair of Arthritis gloves and a stress ball. Speakers: Dr. Carrie Mihordin w/Mid-America Rheumatology Consultants, a Nutritionist and an Exercise Demo. Sponsored by the Arthritis Foundation and Baptist-Trinity Lutheran Legacy Foundation. Attached logo: Mid America Please include the gloves sizes: S M L XL ** This is the sister program to the August 18 program.

2014 Chicago Leader Appreciation & Volunteer Lunch

2014 Chicago Leader Appreciation & Volunteer Lunch

11/9/2014 to 11/9/2014

Join us November 9, 2014 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm at the South Barrington Park District. Programs for Better Living leaders are invited for refreshments and to receive a thank you gift from the Arthritis Foundation. All other volunteers – and potential volunteers – are invited to drop by for refreshments and to learn more about the Arthritis Foundation and our new volunteer opportunities! For more information and to RSVP, please contact Heidi Koll-Pio at (309) 863-3506 or hkoll@arthritis.org.

2014 Jingle Bell Run-Walk Bloomington, IL

2014 Jingle Bell Run-Walk Bloomington, IL

11/9/2014 to 11/9/2014

Be part of the largest holiday 5K race series aimed to fight arthritis! Join us at the Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis in Bloomington, Illinois for a fun and festive way to kick off your holidays by helping others!

2014 Jingle Bell Run-Walk Springfield, IL

2014 Jingle Bell Run-Walk Springfield, IL

11/15/2014 to 11/15/2014

Be part of the largest holiday 5K race series aimed to fight arthritis! Join us at the Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis in Springfield, Illinois for a fun and festive way to kick off your holidays by helping others!

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4501 N. Sterling Ave, Suite 101, Peoria 61615 (309) 682-6600