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There are more than 52 million Americans with Arthritis - 1,083,000 of them live in Maryland. 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 Walk with Ease

2018 Walk with Ease

If you need relief from arthritis pain or just want to be active, the Arthritis Foundation’s six week Walk With Ease program can teach you how to safely make physical activity part of your everyday life. Click here for more details!

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Annapolis

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Annapolis

6/2/2019

he 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 - Baltimore

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Baltimore

6/9/2019

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 Commitment to a Cure - Baltimore, MD

2019 Commitment to a Cure - Baltimore, MD

10/17/2019

We invite you to join us at the Baltimore Commitment to a Cure Gala for an evening of celebration, live entertainment and an exciting silent auction. We will be honoring Dr. John Meyerhoff and Mike Ortman, who both have made a lasting impact in the local arthritis community through their professional and personal work. In Maryland, we proudly serve more than one million adults and over 5,000 children who are affected by arthritis through programs, patient education, and community support. The funds raised this evening will support the mission of the Arthritis Foundation as we continue to fight for a cure.

2019 Jingle Bell Run - Ellicott City

2019 Jingle Bell Run - Ellicott City

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. Together, we’ll jingle all the way to a cure – and have a fantastic time every step we take! Bring a team of friends, family and co-workers to run or walk. Get your jingle on and spread the Spirit of Yes: Yes to having fun and celebrating what you love. Yes to living life to the fullest. Yes to conquering arthritis for good. 100% of your registration fee and fundraising go to a great cause!