What's New

What\'s New


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

Colgate Spring Game

The Raiders chapter raised research funds and awareness for ependymoma at their annual spring game on April 18.

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.

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.

UA Videos

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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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Upcoming Events

Saturday, June 06, 2015
Saturday, June 06, 2015

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