Hundreds of Arthritis Foundation volunteers, donors and partners converged on Phoenix, Arizona, Nov. 16-17, to celebrate the year’s successes and roll up their sleeves to begin shaping plans that will accomplish even more in 2018. Participants at the 2017 Conference of Champions left the Valley of the Sun with a renewed passion for fighting arthritis harder than ever in communities nationwide.
The moment we’ve all been waiting for is here—the season finale of The New Celebrity Apprentice and the crowning of a new winner!
The finale picked up where last week’s episode ended. The final challenge came down to Matt Iseman and Boy George competing for the win by working with their teams to produce an ad campaign, a party, and a 15-minute variety show for Carnival Corporation to illustrate the incredible value of the cruise experience.
Continue reading Victory: Matt Iseman is The New Celebrity Apprentice & Brings Home Nearly $1 Million for the Arthritis Foundation!
This is it! Matt Iseman has made it all the way to the final four on “The New Celebrity Apprentice,” and he is undeniably a front-runner in the competition. As Laila Ali puts it, “He’s so likeable. He’s never made it to the boardroom, so whatever it is, it’s working.”
Continue reading Matt Iseman is in the Final Challenge on The New Celebrity Apprentice — And He Needs Your Help!
It’s week five of The New Celebrity Apprentice, and the contestant pool is down to the last seven, with Matt Iseman, who is fighting for the Arthritis Foundation, still going strong!
Continue reading Matt Iseman Makes the Cut and Continues On to the Final Four!
It’s been a stellar run for Matt Iseman thus far on The New Celebrity Apprentice! As many of you know, Matt is fighting for the Arthritis Foundation as his charity of choice and we couldn’t be more thrilled to have his support. You can check out previous highlights of Matt’s efforts thus far on our website, but in the meantime, let’s dig in to what happened this week!
The teams’ first assignment of the week was to market a new snack product for health-food brand Lorissa’s Kitchen. The teams were judged on audience engagement, brand messaging, and creativity of theme concept.
Continue reading Matt Brings Home a Second Win for the Arthritis Foundation in Week 4 of The New Celebrity Apprentice
It’s been an exciting ride thus far on The New Celebrity Apprentice. Last week, Matt Iseman took home a big win as project manager for Team Arete and brought home $50,000 for the Arthritis Foundation to help support of our cause.
Continue reading Matt Continues His Fight for the Arthritis Foundation on Week 3 of The New Celebrity Apprentice
Heading into the second week of The New Celebrity Apprentice with two wins under his team’s belt, Matt Iseman was supercharged with energy to keep fueling his fight for the Arthritis Foundation and arthritis community.
Continue reading Matt Iseman Shines as Team Captain on Week 2 of The New Celebrity Apprentice & Wins Big for the Arthritis Foundation
As many of you know, Matt Iseman is competing on this season of The New Celebrity Apprentice to raise money in support of the Arthritis Foundation! The show premiered with a new location, new host, and new contestants Monday night. New host Arnold Schwarzenegger moved the show to his home state of California, and the new contestants convened in Los Angeles—arriving via limousine—to kick off the new season in true celebrity fashion!
Continue reading The New Celebrity Apprentice: Episode 1 Highlights
He’s a standup comedian, a doctor (yes – a real doctor!), a Princeton grad, and he helps people conquer obstacles as co-host of “American Ninja Warrior,” among other things. That’s a pretty amazing resume. As if that wasn’t enough, Matt Iseman also conquers his own personal battles every day, because he has arthritis. Matt has been living with rheumatoid arthritis for years, and through his experiences, he has become a family member to us. He joins us at events across the country and has been a friend and partner in advocating for arthritis awareness and more – helping us raise funds and reach more people about the true severity of arthritis.
Continue reading It’s Official: Matt Iseman Announces He Will Be Fighting for the Arthritis Foundation on “The New Celebrity Apprentice”!
The Arthritis Foundation’s 2016 Conference of Champions kicked off today in Denver, Colorado, where more than 400 Arthritis Foundation volunteers, experts, leaders and influencers came together to celebrate the successes of 2016 and discuss how to build upon those achievements in 2017.
Continue reading Arthritis Foundation Celebrates 2016 Victories and Prepares for an Even Bigger Impact in 2017