Welcome to New Mexico

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 383,000 of them live in New Mexico. 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 JBR Albuquerque, NM

2019 JBR Albuquerque, NM


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!

Want to make a difference? Want to do something fun and worthwhile?

We are looking for Committee Members and Volunteers for special events. Please contact Noemi Velazquez at 469-214-5260 or email at nvelazquez@arthritis.org for questions regarding getting a DIY event started. All others can call the Helpline at 844-571-4357.

DIY Fundraising

You want to raise funds to stop arthritis. To honor that arthritis warrior in your life, maybe even yourself. Whatever your passion, you can STOP ARTHRITIS from getting in the way of life’s simple pleasures.

DIY (do-it-yourself) fundraising provides an online platform and resources to empower you to raise money your way. You can create your own personal or group fundraiser, challenge yourself, or dedicate and celebrate. You decide how to get your family, friends, and community to be Unstoppable Against Arthritis.