Welcome to Minnesota

Minnesota is part of the Arthritis Foundation Upper Midwest Region, which serves 2.2 million people with arthritis and related diseases across four states. Through information, events, research grants, advocacy activities and other vital programs and services, we're raising awareness and funds to help reduce the unacceptable pain of Arthritis.

Upcoming Events

2016 JA Family Meet and Greet - St. Paul, MN

2016 JA Family Meet and Greet - St. Paul, MN

6/25/2016

All JA families are welcome to join us at our first ever JA Family Meet and Greet! This informal event will be a great way to meet other JA families in your area, learn more about the Arthritis Foundation and how we can support your family, and of course just have some good old fashioned summer fun!

2016 Mini Grand Prix

2016 Mini Grand Prix

8/10/2016

This is a great corporate team building event and a fun day for family teams as well! Each team will get a go kart, helmet, driver’s training, race day insurance and a catered lunch. Drivers race go karts on a course that is fun for new drivers, yet will challenge even the most experienced drivers.

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Twin Cities, MN

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Twin Cities, MN

11/12/2016

Wear a holiday-themed costume. Tie jingle bells to your shoelaces. Show off your ugly Christmas sweater. Complete a 5-kilometer run or walk with your team members, spreading smiles, good cheer and a winning spirit.… and be a Champion of Yes!

2016 Justin Morneau

2016 Justin Morneau's Casino Night

11/19/2016

Join us as the Morneaus and the Arthritis Foundation team up for the eighth year to help lead the juvenile arthritis fight, ensuring access to life-changing resources, community and care.

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Duluth, MN

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Duluth, MN

12/3/2016

Wear a holiday-themed costume. Tie jingle bells to your shoelaces. Show off your ugly Christmas sweater. Complete a 5-kilometer run or walk with your team members, spreading smiles, good cheer and a winning spirit.… and be a Champion of Yes!

Register for the Walk to Cure Arthritis Today!

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Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation's nationwide signature event supporting our mission to conquer arthritis by spreading awareness and raising money for research aimed at finding a cure. Whether you are close to the disease or simply looking for an inspiring charity event, Walk to Cure Arthritis is a great way to experience the power of standing together and giving back to the community.

Champion Spotlight

To learn more about our Champions please click on their picture below.