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2015 Rare Disease Champion Award

Six finalists from throughout college football have been nominated for the 2015 Rare Disease Champion Award, and voting is now open. 

Florida State TD Pledge Drive

In the Rose Bowl, FSU and Oregon supported Fanconi anemia research while competing for a spot in the national championship.

2014 Year-End Giving

We accomplished a lot in 2014, but you can enable our chapters to raise more rare disease research funds with a tax-deductible donation.

2014 Touchdown Pledge Drives

During the 2014 season, 12 Uplifting Athletes Chapters held Touchdown Pledge Drives to raise $35,594 for rare disease research.

4th Annual Gridiron Gala

Support the rare disease community by attending the Uplifting Athletes Gridiron Gala, a black-tie optional event being held on March 21.

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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