Welcome to Missouri

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 1,308,000 of them live in Missouri. The Arthritis Foundation is the Champion of Yes. We are focused on finding a cure and championing the fight against arthritis through vital information, advocacy, science and community. Our goal is to chart a winning course, guiding families in developing personalized plans for saying yes – day after day.

Upcoming Events

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Cape Girardeau, MO

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Cape Girardeau, MO

12/10/2016

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 Jingle Bell Run - Columbia, MO

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Columbia, MO

12/10/2016

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 Silver Ball - St. Louis

2016 Silver Ball - St. Louis

12/10/2016

The 36th Annual Silver Ball Gala raises money for research to help fight the debilitating disease of Arthritis for both adults and children. Join us for a night of dinner, dancing and auctions to champion the cure for Arthritis.

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Kansas City, MO

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Kansas City, MO

12/11/2016

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!

2017 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Kansas City, MO

2017 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Kansas City, MO

5/6/2017

Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation’s nationwide signature event that rallies communities and raises funds to conquer arthritis once and for all. Join the fight and Walk to Cure Arthritis – register, fundraise, come together to support each other and walk. Another step, another victory!

Living Your Yes With RA

Exercise

Join us for Living Your Yes With RA, a personalized goal-setting event brought to you by the Arthritis Foundation. This free forum gives you the opportunity to learn ways that can help you say Yes more than No, despite the challenges of living with rheumatoid arthritis. You’ll get expert advice from a local rheumatologist PLUS guidance on setting goals that can help you live life to its fullest. Let us help you manage your RA, as well as communicate effectively with your own doctor.