The Board determines the Foundation's mission and strategic direction, sets policies, monitors progress toward goals, and provides oversight and accountability.
Who We Are
We are the only national force dedicated to solving the cruel mystery of lupus.
The Lupus Foundation of America National Network is composed of chapters, offices, and support groups in communities throughout the United States.
Our medical advisers identify the most urgent scientific challenges in lupus and set a research agenda to find answers to the most difficult questions.
The day-to-day affairs of the Foundation are led by a management team that possess years of experience in all aspects nonprofit organization operations.
The Foundation's national office is located in Washington, DC with field offices in New York, Arizona and California, and a national network of chapters, branches, support groups, local representatives, and activists from across the nation.
The American Lupus Society (TALS) merged with the Lupus Foundation of America, Inc. in July 1997.
Founded in 1977, the Foundation has evolved to become the leading force solving the cruel mystery of lupus.