Fundraising

When you join the movement, you can make a difference today. There are endless current and new opportunities to raise funds or get involved with the Arthritis Foundation. Together with supporters like you, we can continue funding groundbreaking research to find treatments and cures, support kids and adults, and empower individuals in communities across America.

Walk to Cure Arthritis

Join the movement and make an impact by honoring those who rock your world. Through the Foundation’s signature walk event, register as an individual or form a team to make a move and Rock the Walk in your community.

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Jingle Bell Run

The original festive race for charity and signature Foundation holiday event! Wear your favorite holiday attire and together, we’ll jingle all the way to a cure! Register as an individual or bring a team of friends, family and co-workers to run, walk or stroll, and spread the good cheer. 

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Gatherings & Galas

From black-tie affairs and themed parties to car shows, golf tournaments and charity race partners, the Arthritis Foundation hosts a variety of events to connect with arthritis warriors and inspire individuals in your community.

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Do-It-Yourself Fundraising

Raise awareness for the Arthritis Foundation—and do it your way! Organize a golf tournament, celebrate a special day, or collect donations for every mile. Whatever your idea, Do-It-Yourself fundraising provides you with the resources to increase awareness and support for the Foundation your way - anywhere and anytime.

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California Coast Classic

The California Coast Classic Bike Tour is a boutique cycling tour that covers 525 miles over eight days down iconic Highway 1 — from San Francisco to Los Angeles. Surrounded by waves, woods and wineries —participants are fully supported and complete the ride at their own pace.

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Every Dollar Makes An Impact
$50

Supports Kids With Arthritis

$250

Supports Advocacy Efforts

$500

Supports Life-Changing Resources

$1,000

Supports New Arthritis Treatments

Biking to Conquer Arthritis

Pete Staylor said he’d do it once. This year’s California Coast Classic will be his 19th time.

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Join the Fight and Give Back
Join the Fight and Give Back
Our work depends on committed volunteers who lead our mission. You are our eyes and ears on the ground and pave the way. On the front lines every day, you expand our impact and open new doors to fuel our mission. We cannot conquer arthritis without you.
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Stay in the Know. Live in the Yes.

Get involved with the arthritis community. Tell us a little about yourself and, based on your interests, you’ll receive emails packed with the latest information and resources to live your best life and connect with others.

 
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  • Donate

    Donate

    Every gift to the Arthritis Foundation will help people with arthritis across the U.S. live their best life.

  • Volunteer

    Volunteer

    Join us and become a Champion of Yes. There are many volunteer opportunities available.

  • Live Yes! INSIGHTS

    Live Yes! INSIGHTS

    Take part to be among those changing lives today and changing the future of arthritis.

  • Partner

    Partner

    Proud Partners of the Arthritis Foundation make an annual commitment to directly support the Foundation’s mission.

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Ways to Give

Every gift to the Arthritis Foundation will help people with arthritis across the U.S. live their best life. Whether it is supporting cutting-edge research, 24/7 access to one-on-one support, resources and tools for daily living, and more, your gift will be life-changing.

Make a Donation

Help millions of people live with less pain and fund groundbreaking research to discover a cure for this devastating disease. Please, make your urgently-needed donation to the Arthritis Foundation now!

Become a Member

Become an Arthritis Foundation member today for just $20 and you'll receive access to helpful tools..... and more. 

Make a Honor or Memorial Gift

Honor a loved one with a meaningful donation to the Arthritis Foundation. We'll send a handwritten card to the honoree or their family notifying them of your thoughtful gift.

Gift Planning

I want information on ways to remember the AF in my will, trust or other financial planning vehicles.
 

Volunteer


Volunteer Opportunities

The Arthritis Foundation is focused on finding a cure and championing the fight against arthritis with life-changing information, advocacy, science and community. We can only achieve these goals with your help. Strong, outspoken and engaged volunteers will help us conquer arthritis. By getting involved, you become a leader in our organization and help make a difference in the lives of millions. Join us and become a Champion of Yes.

Become a Volunteer

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Live Yes! INSIGHTS


Give Just 10 Minutes.

Tell us what matters most to you. Change the future of arthritis.

By taking part in the Live Yes! INSIGHTS assessment, you’ll be among those changing lives today and changing the future of arthritis, for yourself and for 54 million others. And all it takes is just 10 minutes.

Your shared experiences will help:

- Lead to more effective treatments and outcomes
- Develop programs to meet the needs of you and your community
- Shape a powerful agenda that fights for you

Now is the time to make your voice count, for yourself and the entire arthritis community. 

Currently this program is for the adult arthritis community.  Since the needs of the juvenile arthritis (JA) community are unique, we are currently working with experts to develop a customized experience for JA families. 

How are you changing the future?

By sharing your experience, you’re showing decision-makers the realities of living with arthritis, paving the way for change. You’re helping break down barriers to care, inform research and create resources that make a difference in people’s lives, including your own.

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Partner


Meet Our Partners

As a partner, you will help the Arthritis Foundation provide life-changing resources, science, advocacy and community connections for people with arthritis, the nations leading cause of disability. Join us today and help lead the way as a Champion of Yes.

Trailblazer

Our Trailblazers are committed partners ready to lead the way, take action and fight for everyday victories. They contribute $2,000,000 to $2,749,000

Visionary

Our Visionary partners help us plan for a future that includes a cure for arthritis. These inspired and inventive champions have contributed $1,500,00 to $1,999,999.

Pioneer

Our Pioneers are always ready to explore and find new weapons in the fight against arthritis. They contribute $1,000,000 to $1,499,999.

Pacesetter

Our Pacesetters ensure that we can chart the course for a cure for those who live with arthritis. They contribute $500,000 to $999,000.

Signature

Our Signature partners make their mark by helping us identify new and meaningful resources for people with arthritis. They contribute $250,000 to $499,999.

Supporting

Our Supporting partners are active champions who provide encouragement and assistance to the arthritis community. They contribute $100,000 to $249,999.