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Palmetto Bowl TD Pledge Drive

Clemson and South Carolina will face off on November 29, and both chapters are raising rare disease research funds. Pick your side!

Maryland Touchdown Pledge Drive

The Maryland Chapter of Uplifting Athletes will raise research funds and awareness for cystic fibrosis during their Nov. 29 game vs. Rutgers.

Penn State Touchdown Pledge Drive

Penn State, the first chapter to raise $1 million, is holding a TD Pledge Drive throughout November to benefit kidney cancer research.

$14,012 Raised Through TD Pledge Drives

The five chapters that held Touchdown Pledge Drive games on Nov. 8 raised more than $14,000 for rare disease research.

Mark Herzlich's New Book: What It Takes

Available in stores now, Herzlich's book tells the story of his fight against the rare disease Ewing’s sarcoma and his passion for football.

2013 Annual Report

Find out how you helped us continue our mission and make an impact in the rare disease community summarized in our 2013 Annual Report.

Who We Are

Uplifting Athletes is a national nonprofit organization aligning college football with rare diseases and raising them as a national priority through outreach, research, education, and advocacy.

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