Welcome to Illinois

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 2,316,000 of them live in Illinois. 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

2018 ACR Sneak Peek - Chicago, IL

2018 ACR Sneak Peek - Chicago, IL

10/20/2018

Join us for a special patient education session during the 2018 American College of Rheumatology’s annual meeting and get the inside scoop- first hand- from leading arthritis researchers and rheumatologist.

2018 Freedom of Movement Gala - Chicago, IL

2018 Freedom of Movement Gala - Chicago, IL

10/20/2018

The Freedom of Movement event acknowledges leaders in the advancement of research and awareness for the management, prevention, and cure of arthritis, the most common cause of disability in the United States. The Black Tie Gala, now in its twenty-eighth year, is established as a special evening of recognition, attracting business, corporate and medical professionals.

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Bloomington, IL

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Bloomington, IL

11/11/2018

The Arthritis Foundation’s original Jingle Bell Run is a fun way to get decked out and be festive, while racing to raise funds and awareness to cure America’s #1 cause of disability.

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Western Suburbs

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Western Suburbs

11/17/2018

The Arthritis Foundation’s original Jingle Bell Run is a fun way to get decked out and be festive, while racing to raise funds and awareness to cure America’s #1 cause of disability.