10,000 Mile Challenge

We have 10 days to create a brighter future for those facing a rare diagnosis. Sign up by July 19 and donate $20 to qualify for your first incentive!

Lift For Life

We believe a workout can change the world!

Rare Potential Met The Power Of Sports

The 2024 Young Investigator Draft was a success! If you missed it, check out our highlight reel now.

We’re Exploring The Intersection Between Sports and Science

Uplifting Athletes is a community unified under the idea that no person should ever feel alone. We harness the power of sport to invest in the lives of people impacted by rare disease so that everyone has hope for the future. We are athletes, researchers, patients, advocates, and allies who make up a team dedicated to one cause. We want to create a brighter tomorrow. Are you in?

Uplifting Athletes' Areas of Focus

Leverage public interest to cultivate resources that accelerate scientific advancements for rare diseases

Develops social influencers into leaders that make a positive impact on the rare disease community

Shares the platform of sport with the rare disease cause and raises it as a national priority

Creates special moments that enrich the lives of rare disease patients and their loved ones

Fundraising Initiatives

Lift for Life 2024 logo

Penn Football Lift For Life 2024

Fundraising Goal: $8,000

Campaigns: Lift for Life

Lift for Life 2024 logo

UIW Soccer Lift For Life 2024

Fundraising Goal: $4,000

Campaigns: Lift for Life

Lift for Life 2024 logo

Davidson Women's Soccer Lift For Life 2024

Fundraising Goal: $2,000

Campaigns: Lift for Life

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NC State Men's Soccer Lift For Life 2024

Fundraising Goal: $2,000

Campaigns: Lift for Life

Events

Minnesota Twins Gameday – Currently at Capacity

Join us for a gameday with the Minnesota Twins!

Minnesota Twins Gameday – Currently at Capacity

Join us for a gameday with the Minnesota Twins!

Richmond Flying Squirrels Gameday

Join us for a gameday with the Richmond Flying Squirrels!

Philadelphia Phillies Ball Kid of the Month – Currently at Capacity

Join us and the Philadelphia Phillies as Ball Kid of the Month!

Chicago Sky Gameday – Currently at Capacity

Join us and the Chicago Sky for a Gameday Experience!

Boston Red Sox Gameday – Currently at Capacity

Join us for a Gameday Experience with the Boston Red Sox!

Notre Dame Bowling

Join us for a fun day of bowling with Notre Dame!

Pittsburgh Pirates Gameday – Currently at Capacity

Joins us for an Uplifting Experience with the Pittsburgh Pirates!

Minnesota Twins Gameday – Currently at Capactiy

Join us for a Gameday Experience with the Minnesota Twins!

South Carolina Aquarium with Charleston Southern Football

Please join us for an Uplifting Experience at the South Carolina Aquarium with the Charleston Southern Football Team!

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