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Florida State Lift For Life

Raising research funds and awareness for Fanconi anemia, the Seminoles' chapter will hold their Lift For Life event on July 23rd.

NC State Lift For Life

The NC State chapter will hold its Lift For Life event to raise research funds and awareness for leukemia on July 22.

Nebraska Football Road Race

The 3rd Annual Nebraska Football Road Race raised over $30,000 to benefit pediatric brain cancer research.

Penn State Lift For Life

The Penn State Chapter raised over $120,000 for kidney cancer at their 13th Lift For Life event and are still accepting donations.


Registration is now open for the two 2015 GORUCK events benefiting Uplifting Athletes.

Sammie Coates: Rare Disease Champion

Auburn's Sammie Coates is the 2015 Rare Disease Champion Award winner as the result of his friendship with a leukemia patient.

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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