2021 Jingle Bell Run Honorees

 

Ray Bouchard
Rheumatoid Arthritis 
Adult Honoree

 

Ray was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis at age 61. He says, β€œThe life that I knew ended when I woke up on morning in pain and was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis.” Ray is now 67 and beginning his seventh year living with the disease. During this time he has had both knee and hip replacements, along with multiple other surgeries to keep moving. Ray shares, β€œI live yes, raise awareness and fight to beat arthritis every day.”

Ray is proud to be serving as the 2021 Sarasota Adult Honoree. To support Ray, please visit his teams fundraising page today!