Welcome to Missouri

Missouri serves the 1,325,000 people 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.

Upcoming Events

2016 Art for Arthritis - Kansas City

2016 Art for Arthritis - Kansas City

9/9/2016

Art for Arthritis pairs 10 local children affected by juvenile arthritis with area artists to spend a summer together creating unique pieces of art. The art is auctioned off at the Art for Arthritis art auction to raise money for nationwide arthritis research and advocacy, as well as local programs and services.

2016 JA Fun Day - Overland Park, KS

2016 JA Fun Day - Overland Park, KS

9/13/2016

Please join us for a free JA Fun Day and Jingle Bell Run Kickoff! Network with other families touched by juvenile arthritis, discuss and share fundraising strategies for Jingle Bell Run. There is no cost but registration is required.

2016 JA Fall Family Day - Belleville, IL

2016 JA Fall Family Day - Belleville, IL

9/18/2016

Join us for a Juvenile Arthritis Family Day in Belleville, IL - just across the river from St. Louis. We welcome children and teens diagnosed with childhood rheumatic diseases along with their parents, grandparents and siblings to join us for a fall afternoon with family activities at Braeutigam Orchards.

2016 JA Fall Family Day - Columbia, MO

2016 JA Fall Family Day - Columbia, MO

9/25/2016

Join us for a Juvenile Arthritis Family Day in mid-Missouri. We welcome children and teens diagnosed with childhood rheumatic diseases along with their parents, grandparents and siblings to join us for an afternoon of family fun at Shryock Farms.

2016 Jingle Bell Run - St. Louis, MO

2016 Jingle Bell Run - St. Louis, MO

11/20/2016

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!