To Whom It May Concern,

The Arthritis Foundation will be holding its annual Walk to Cure Arthritis on Sunday, May 19 at The Great Lawn Pavilion in Long Branch, NJ. We are expecting 450 people to participate in the Walk that morning. The Walk to Cure Arthritis is a celebration of arthritis warriors, while raising awareness and funds for research and vital services and programs for children and adults living with arthritis. You can visit for more information about this year’s Walk.

Across the nation, nearly 60 million people are diagnosed with arthritis and 300,000 of these are children. The Arthritis Foundation, advocates every day in state legislatures, insurance and regulator offices and on Capitol Hill for patient access to medications, specialists and optimal care. Since its founding, it has funded hundreds of fellowships and grant recipients in its quest to improve treatment and prevent disease progression. Offering life-changing information, resources and support online ( and through its national network of chapters, and collaborative relationships with medical providers including rheumatologists and orthopedists, the Arthritis Foundation is the trusted place to turn to for help and support.

The Arthritis Foundation, New Jersey Chapter is a 501 © (3) organization. Our tax ID number is: 58-1341679.

If you have any questions or require additional information, please feel free to contact me at [email protected] or 732.400.5467.

Thank you in advance for your support in the fight against arthritis!


Emily Meyers

Emily Meyers
Arthritis Foundation
Associate Director