Welcome to the 2014 Walk to End Lupus Now in Washington, DC
Saturday, April 19, 2014 Check-in: 8:00 AM Start Time: 9:00 AM 1300 Pennsylvania Ave, NW 1.5 miles TOTAL
**NEW WALK INCENTIVE: All Walkers raising the requested minimum amount of $25 will receive a commemorative LFA-DMV lapel pin!
Start fundraising today and win a chance for a meet & greet with Nick Cannon!
Join Nick Cannon in our nationís capital for the Lupus Foundation of Americaís Walk to End Lupus Now event on April 19th. Together, we can rally public support for this disease and call attention to the importance of lupus research and participation in clinical trials. Learn more about Nickís efforts to raise awareness HERE. Individuals raising $1,000 or more, will receive an opportunity to meet Nick on walk-day.
Every step raises awareness and funds to help solve the cruel mystery.
Welcome Friends, to the Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter's 2014 DC WALK TO END LUPUS NOW website! Everything you will need to join the 2014 Lupus Foundation's DC Walk is right here.
With a lot of passion and some planning, you can help raise much needed funds for the free programs and services provided to lupus patients and their families. Sign up with your company or friends and family team or as an individual. You could even become a top walker or top team and get featured on our website! Check out our resources in the menu to help you maximize your fundraising!
1. To create or join a team or to sign up as an individual walker, click on the "Register Here" button above.
2. To find an existing team, you can search through "Register Here" or you can click on "more" in the "Team Rank" box.
3. To find an individual, click on the "Register Here" button or "search" in the "Top Fundraisers" box.
4. Achieve your fundraising goal by sending personalized e-mails to your friends and family asking for their support.
Enjoy the Walk to End Lupus while helping to change lives!
The Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter is dedicated to improving the quality of life for all people affected by lupus through programs of research, education, and advocacy.
Thank you to all of you who have decided to help fight lupus. We cannot achieve our goals, provide patient programs and services, support research and spread awareness about lupus without each and every one of you.
Stay in DC Before or After the Walk
We have partnered with Marriott to provide discounted hotels to our walk participants. Stay nearby the evening before the walk, or enjoy a night in DC post-walk.
"We are dedicated to finding the causes of and cure for lupus and providing support and services to all people affected by lupus.
Our chapter provides services in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Central and Northern Virginia. We offer current information, education programs, support groups, and personalized help with the questions that arise for those living with lupus and their family and friends. We also support research and promote lupus awareness."