Welcome to Metropolitan Washington

There are more than 52 million Americans with Arthritis - 104,000 of them live in Washington D.C. 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 to Cure Arthritis - Loudoun County, VA
2018 Taste of the Town - Baltimore, MD

2018 Taste of the Town - Baltimore, MD


A signature dish and beverage tasting event to benefit the Arthritis Foundation. Guests will enjoy tasting signature dishes and beverages from Baltimore’s popular restaurants, caterers, wineries, breweries, etc. Join us for an evening of tasting, an exciting auction, and entertainment.

The Arthritis Foundation will honor individuals in the community who are making a difference in the lives of people living with arthritis, and the event will raise funds to support the mission of the Arthritis Foundation.

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Ellicott City
2018 Jingle Bell Run - Solomon
2018 Jingle Bell Run - Metro DC