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Illinois Chapter Lift For Life

The Illinois Chapter of Uplifting Athletes will hold its annual Lift For Life to support the rare disease community on Friday, June 23rd at 8:00 a.m.

Maryland Chapter Lift For Life

The Maryland Chapter of Uplifting Athletes will hold its annual Lift For Life to support the rare disease community on Friday, June 23rd.

Notre Dame Chapter Community Bowling Event

The Notre Dame Chapter of Uplifting Athletes will hold its Annual Community Bowling Event on Sunday, June 25th.

FCS Chapters Lift For Life 2017

Lift For Life 2017 kicked off with four FCS Chapters, Penn, Princeton, Saint Francis and Stony Brook, holding events this spring.

2017 Leadership Development Conference

24 college football student-athletes from 13 universities across the country will travel to Philadelphia May 19 for a three-day conference.

Mitchell Meyers at Maxwell Awards Gala

The Iowa State defensive end was honored as the ninth winner of the Uplifting Athletes Rare Disease Champion Award.

Who We Are

Uplifting Athletes is a nonprofit organization that inspires the rare disease community with hope through the power of sport. Our national network of chapters is run by current football student-athletes.

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University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame Chapter Community Bowling Event in support of rare disease community coming up on June 25th
University of Illinois
Annual Illinois Chapter Lift For Life in support of the rare disease community set for June 23rd
University of Maryland
Maryland Chapter annual Lift for Life in support of rare disease community set for June 23rd
Penn State University, North Carolina State University, University of Maryland, University of Illinois, Saint Francis University, University of Nebraska, Stony Brook University, Syracuse University, Florida State University, Clemson University, Georgia Tech, University of Pennsylvania
Annual Leadership Development Conference arms student-athlete chapter leaders with tools for success
Penn State University, North Carolina State University, University of Maryland, University of Illinois, Saint Francis University, University of Nebraska, Stony Brook University, Syracuse University, Florida State University, Clemson University, Georgia Tech, University of Pennsylvania
Uplifting Athletes set to host 24 student-athlete chapter leaders for 2017 Leadership Development Conference
Syracuse University
Former Syracuse Chapter Vice President Eric Anthony honored for work with Uplifting Athletes
Princeton University, Saint Francis University, Stony Brook University, University of Pennsylvania
Four FCS Chapters kick off 2017 Lift For Life season with spring events
Saint Francis University
Saint Francis Uplifting Athletes Community Day featuring Lift For Life will also include a 5K run and Punt, Pass & Kick
Princeton University
Princeton Chapter annual Lift For Life event set for April 27th and is open to the public
Sixth annual Uplifting Athletes Gridiron Gala was a night of inspiration

Upcoming Events

Saturday, July 08, 2017
Saturday, July 08, 2017
Saturday, July 15, 2017
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