Enjoy dinner, dining and dancing as the Arthritis Foundation honors Timothy Babineau, MD, President and CEO of Lifespan, for his commitment to the Rhode Island community. Dr. Timothy Babineau will be awarded with the Arthritis Foundation's Outstanding Achievement Award for his dynamic leadership. This year more than 300 expected guests will attend an evening opening with a cocktail reception at 6 p.m., followed by dinner, dancing and a silent auction. There will be an opportunity for guests to support the research programs of the Arthritis Foundation through the "Key to a Cure" program. The 2015 Crystal Ball will benefit the Arthritis Foundation, New England Region to achieve its mission of improving lives through leadership in the prevention, control and cure of arthritis and related diseases. With your support, the Arthritis Foundation will fund research for a cure while continuing to support the 52 million people in the United States, including 300,000 children that are affected by arthritis, the leading cause of disability in the country.
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! Wear a holiday themed costume. Tie jingle bells to your shoelaces. Raise funds to help find a cure for arthritis, the nation's leading cause of disability. Run or walk a 5 kilometer route with your team members and celebrate the season by giving.