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Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis

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Updated August 11, 2013

Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis
Image © Arthritis Foundation

What Is the Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis?

The Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis, more commonly and succinctly referred to as the Jingle Bell Run, is a 5K run or 5K walk (your choice!) to raise money and support the mission of the Arthritis Foundation, which is to prevent, control, and cure arthritis and related conditions.

Where Is the Jingle Bell Run?

The Arthritis Foundation has a list of locations on their website. There is a drop-down list organized according to state. Not every state holds a Jingle Bell Run event, but many do. Most are held in November or December.

How Can You Participate in a Jingle Bell Run?

Click on your town in the list of locations. You will be given the opportunity to register (fee required) as an individual, to form a team, or become part of an existing team. After registering, you will be able to start fundraising.

Watch the Video

Watch this short video -- you will be inspired and sense the spirit that pervades the Jingle Bell Run event.

More Questions?

If you have more questions about the Jingle Bell Run or any other event or program sponsored by the Arthritis Foundation, check their website.

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