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 JA Day - Winterset, IA

2019 JA Day - Winterset, IA

10/6/2019

Join us for an afternoon of fall fun! JA Days are a great experience for children with juvenile arthritis (JA), their parents, caregivers and siblings.

2019 Uncork for a Cure - Des Moines, IA

2019 Uncork for a Cure - Des Moines, IA

10/17/2019

Unwind and UNCORK FOR A CURE with the Arthritis Foundation's first wine tasting fundraising event.

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.

2019 Jingle Bell Run - Quad Cities, IA

2019 Jingle Bell Run - Quad Cities, IA

12/14/2019

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.