Welcome to Minnesota

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 819,000 of them live in Minnesota. 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

2017 Walk with Ease - Brooklyn, MN

2017 Walk with Ease - Brooklyn, MN

The Arthritis Foundation Walk With Ease Program is a exercise program that can reduce pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk With Ease.

April 6 - May 18, 2017
T/W/TH 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Community Activity Center

2018 Camp Cambria Mini Camp - Maple Lake, MN

2018 Camp Cambria Mini Camp - Maple Lake, MN

7/29/2018

A day-long mini-camp for children ages 4-7 and their parent. Our mission is to provide a secure environment for children with arthritis to meet other kids and share opportunities to learn, engage in social activities and build mutual support and encouragement.

2018 Mini Grand Prix

2018 Mini Grand Prix

8/5/2018

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.

2018 JA Day - Maplewood, MN

2018 JA Day - Maplewood, MN

10/13/2018

JA Days are a great experience for children with juvenile arthritis (JA), their parents, caregivers and siblings. The greatest benefit of these programs is getting to meet and network with other families who are affected by JA and share some of the same feelings, experiences and concerns. It's a place to exchange ideas, give and receive encouragement, make new friends and know you're not alone.

2018 Champions of Cure Gala

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.