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Penn State Chapter Lift For Life June 30th

The Penn State Chapter will hold its 16th annual Lift For Life event on Saturday, June 30 inside Holuba Hall starting at 11:00 a.m.

Young Investigator Draft

Uplifting Athletes is set to tie the theme of the NFL Draft and Rare Disease Research together on August 18 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.

2018 Rare Disease Champion

Congratulations to former UCF linebacker Shaquem Griffin on winning the 2018 Uplifting Athletes Rare Disease Champion Award.

Leadership Development Conference '18

36 college football student-athletes from 18 universities gather for a weekend of work sessions, networking and relationship building.

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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From Mark Herzlich's journey to Jack Hoffman's run, our YouTube channel is full of uplifting stories.

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Saturday, June 30, 2018
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