Walk to End Lupus Now™ events provide all people affected by lupus and their families the opportunity to come together for one unified purpose — to end lupus. Join the Lupus Foundation of America, Mid- South Chapter and thousands of walkers in 6 cities across the Mid-South service area of Alabama, Kentucky, and Tennessee to raise money for lupus research, increase awareness of lupus, and rally public support for the estimated 86,000 people living with lupus in the Mid-South area.
About the Lupus Foundation of America, Mid-South Chapter
The Lupus Foundation of America, Mid-South Chapter is the
leading nonprofit health organization dedicated to finding the causes of and
cure for lupus and providing support and services to all people affected by
lupus in the Mid-South.
The impact of lupus is tremendous - affecting over 27,000 people in Alabama and two million Americans. Lupus is a chronic, lifelong and possibly fatal disease that can drastically change the lives of the many women, men and children affected.
The Mid-South Chapter serves thousands of patients annually with information, referrals, literature, educational seminars and support groups.
Funds raised during the Walk, through sponsorships, individual gifts and team events, stay in our service area to allow the Mid-South to provide educational events, support groups, wellness activities, online interaction and easy-to-understand content, and personalized assistance with the variety of issues that can impact those who suffer from lupus.
To learn more about the Mid-South Chapter and the work we are doing, visit our website: www.lupusmidsouth.org.