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About Uplifting Athletes

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.

What makes Uplifting Athletes unique is that our chapter network is run by current football student-athletes, providing them with an opportunity to gain practical job skills while learning how to leverage their assets and abilities to make a positive and lasting impact.

Uplifting Athletes press release, blog etc

10/01/2018 - 14:34 Notre Dame DT Jerry Tillery ties school record for sacks in a game to earn Uplifting Athletes Rare Performance of the Week honors
10/01/2018 - 14:23 Notre Dame defense shuts down Stanford as undefeated Fighting Irish highlight Week 5 Chapter Update
10/01/2018 - 13:11 Notre Dame Chapter leader and safety Christopher Schilling is the latest college football student-athlete featured in our Beyond The Trophy series
09/24/2018 - 04:44 Colgate Bicentennial celebration throwback 1932 tribute uniforms highlight Week 4 Chapter Update
09/24/2018 - 04:37 Princeton WR Jesper Horsted becomes Tigers all-time leader in touchdown receptions to earn Uplifting Athletes Rare Performance of the Week honors
09/24/2018 - 04:23 Davidson Chapter leader and linebacker George Hatalowich featured in latest 2018 Beyond The Trophy series
09/24/2018 - 03:35 Get ready for Touchdown Pledge Drive 2018 coming in October
09/17/2018 - 11:51 Northwestern Chapter leader and long snapper Peter Snodgrass featured this week for 2018 Beyond The Trophy series
09/17/2018 - 11:41 Davidson sets pair of NCAA FCS records and smashes eight school marks in historic victory to earn Uplifting Athletes Rare Performance of the Week honors
09/17/2018 - 11:02 Davidson scoring 91 points and setting numerous NCAA FCS and school records highlights Week 3 Chapter Update
09/10/2018 - 14:02 Second-half rally pushes Maryland to 2-0 and highlights Week 2 Chapter Update
09/10/2018 - 13:27 Clemson Chapter leader and offensive lineman Patrick Godfrey kicks off 2018 Beyond The Trophy series
09/10/2018 - 12:03 Davidson slot back William Wicks scores three times on nine carries to earn Uplifting Athletes Rare Performance of the Week honors
09/04/2018 - 01:10 Western Michigan and Syracuse Rare Disease Awareness Game highlights Week 1 Chapter Update
08/31/2018 - 07:30 Detroit Lions Zach Zenner working to cure rare disease, save kids lives
08/30/2018 - 14:10 Western Michigan and Syracuse football programs team up Friday night to shine a spotlight on Rare Disease Community in 2018 opener
08/17/2018 - 11:33 2018 Uplifting Athletes Young Investigator Draft at Lincoln Financial Field is on the clock
08/15/2018 - 05:02 Syracuse Chapter President Sam Heckel using his rare disease journey with TTP to inspire others