Welcome to Arizona

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 1,194,000 of them live in Arizona. 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 - Tucson, AZ

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Tucson, AZ


The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run is a fun way to get out, get moving and raise funds and awareness to cure America’s #1 cause of disability. In communities nationwide, this annual event brings together people from all walks of life to shout “Yes, we will live life to its fullest while searching for a cure!” As a Champion of Yes, kick off your holidays by helping conquer arthritis once and for all!

2017 Gala GlitzGlamGive - AZ


GLITZ GLAM GIVE GALA is an Oscar® viewing party benefitting the Arthritis Foundation. The night is filled with Hollywood glamour and sophistication. Guests arrive on the red carpet greeted by paparazzi and are treated like movie stars. The evening includes mystery boxes, gourmet dining, live entertainment, and a live auction intertwined with the 89th Annual broadcast of the Academy Awards® on ABC15.

2017 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Phoenix, AZ

Faces of Arthritis

Striking one in every five adults and 300,000 children, arthritis is the nation's leading cause of disability. The Arthritis Foundation is committed to raising awareness and reducing the impact of this serious, painful and unacceptable disease, which can rob people of living life to its fullest.

We're a 4-Star Charity!

Charity Navigator, America’s premier charity evaluator, awarded the Arthritis Foundation – Pacific Region a 4-star rating, which is the highest rating a nonprofit organization can receive for its sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency.

As a coveted 4-star organization, the Arthritis Foundation, Pacific Region belongs to the top quarter of all charities in America.  Its rating indicates that it is a well-governed, fiscally responsible organization worthy of the public’s trust.