Welcome to Iowa

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 572,000 of them live in Iowa. 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 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Des Moines, IA

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Des Moines, IA

5/11/2019

The Arthritis Foundation’s Walk to Cure Arthritis is where we become ONE, rising up to fight this life-altering disease even harder. Where we join hand in hand to celebrate arthritis warriors and raise crucial funds for innovative research, resources and a cure.

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Cedar Rapids, IA

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Cedar Rapids, IA

5/18/2019

The Arthritis Foundation’s Walk to Cure Arthritis is where we become ONE, rising up to fight this life-altering disease even harder. Where we join hand in hand to celebrate arthritis warriors and raise crucial funds for innovative research, resources and a cure.

2019 Camp Spirit - Louisville, NE

2019 Camp Spirit - Louisville, NE

6/16/2019 to 6/22/2019

Camp Spirit is a week-long experience for girls and boys age 8-15 with juvenile arthritis, and their siblings. Campers enjoy many camp activities in a safe and fun environment. Camp also allows for children with JA to form valuable life-long friendships with others who understand their journey with JA. For questions please contact Corrine Grace at cgrace@arthritis.org or 515-297-8189.

2019 Jingle Bell Run - Des Moines, IA

2019 Jingle Bell Run - Des Moines, IA

12/7/2019

The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run is the original festive race for charity. It’s where you can strut your stuff in your favorite holiday costume and FEEL GOOD about DOING GOOD.