The Arthritis Society-La Societe D'arthrite

Other Names: The Arthritis Society National Office, The Arthritis Society

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Provide Arthritis Information services: (a) Arthritis information line (1.800.321.1433); (b) Arthritis website (www.arthritis.ca); (c) Newsletter, pamphlets and brochures. Provide Education programs: (a) Arthritis Self Management Programs; (b) Seminars and forums for the public; (c) Chronic Pain Management; (d) Displays & presentations; (e) Joint Health in the Workplace; (f) Childhood arthritis programs. Fund Research and career development: (a) investing in people through career development awards to fund rheumatology education; (b) investing in ideas to keep arthritis research moving forward to find safe and effective solutions for people with arthritis; (c) offering continuing medical education sessions for health care professionals. Advocate on behalf of people with arthritis to improve care.


  • map-point1700-393 University Ave, 1700-393 University Ave, Toronto ON, M5G1E6

  • map-point(416) 979-3353

  • map-pointhttp://www.arthritis.ca

  • map-pointContact person: Rose Kelly

  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 108071671RR0003

  • map-point131 full-time staff

  • map-pointrkelly@arthritis.ca

2018 Revenues: $26,459,140

<b>13789369</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>362534</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>719817</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>0</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>5131920</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>6455500</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2018 Expenditures: $30,435,638

<b>16104535</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>10540797</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>3573159</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>68820</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>148327</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2018 Year End: $12,694,500

<b>3219551</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>649313</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>6366083</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>2202454</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>257099</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2018 Year End: $6,189,724

<b>1338559</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>0</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>4851165</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

The Arthritis Society-La Societe D'arthrite's headquarters is located at 1700-393 University Ave, 1700-393 University Ave, Toronto ON, M5G1E6.

Breakdown of Programs

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Where the Money Goes

External Fundraising

Fundraising Methods

Ads Auctions Collection Plate Door to Door Dinners Sales Internet Mail Planned Giving Corporate Contacts Phone Sports Cause Marketing