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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

2019 Live Yes! RA Twin Cities

2019 Live Yes! RA Twin Cities

4/24/2019

This free event is an opportunity unlike any other you’ve had – you’ll receive expert guidance from a local rheumatologist and learn to set and track your own health goals, communicate more effectively with your doctor and other tips and tricks on how to live better with your RA. You will leave armed with the tools, education and support to start saying Yes more than No!

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Northern Lakes, MN

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Northern Lakes, MN

5/19/2019

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!

2019 Camp Cambria Mini Camp - Maple Lake, MN

2019 Camp Cambria Mini Camp - Maple Lake, MN

7/27/2019

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.

2019 JA Camp Cambria - Maple Lake, MN

2019 JA Camp Cambria - Maple Lake, MN

7/27/2019 to 8/1/2019

The Arthritis Foundation gives children with arthritis the opportunity to make lifetime memories through camp. The specialty, residential juvenile arthritis summer camps focus on what campers can do, not what they can’t do. Campers are able to learn from others who have similar conditions and experiences. The program is designed to increase campers’ self-esteem by creating opportunities for them to meet personal challenges.

2019 Mini Grand Prix - Cokato, MN

2019 Mini Grand Prix - Cokato, MN

8/18/2019

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.

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.

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