Only a few centuries ago, it was considered “odd” if you were kind and generous to those who were less fortunate. That’s how the Odd Fellows got started: compassionate individuals representing all kinds of trades and walks of life, getting together to help each other out in hard times before other assistance was available. Continue reading Odd Fellows: 200 Years of Service
Most Arthritis Foundation donors want to make the greatest impact on the arthritis community through their current and future giving. However, some feel that family responsibilities limit their ability to give. This video shares the story of how Sam, with proper, thoughtful planning, was able to keep an important promise while making a gift to charity more powerful than he imagined.
Every day at the Arthritis Foundation, we fight this disease on all fronts – raising awareness, providing life-changing resources, holding community events and offering other local support – all while funding research that shows promise, not only for earlier diagnostics and innovative treatments, but also, ultimately, a cure.
Please take a moment to watch the informative video below to see how our mission is driven forward by the generosity of people like you.
While St. Patrick’s Day might be months away, Arthritis Foundation supporters in nine different markets are painting the town green in honor of over 50 million Americans and 300,000 kids living with arthritis.
The Arthritis Foundation recently launched the fall Give Green, Get Green for Arthritis fundraising campaign to generate awareness and raise vital funds to find a cure for arthritis. The Give Green, Get Green campaign has kicked off in New York City (NY), Baltimore (MD), Louisiana, Montgomery (AL), South Florida, Cleveland (OH), Cincinnati (OH), Phoenix (AZ) and Minneapolis (MN). Local markets are looking to recruit “Champion Greenies” who can raise a minimum of $1,500 by engaging their network, staff, colleagues, friends and family.