Community Events in Support of the LFA-DMV Chapter
BOWL 4 LUPUS
Sunday, April 27th
Bowl America Shirley, 6450 Edsall Rd. Alexandria, VA 22312
Come out and Bowl 4 Lupus on April 27th at Bowl America Shirley at 1 PM! Just $20 includes 3 games, shoe rental, 50/50, door prizes and best of all a donation to the Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter! Click here for more information.
CHIPOTLE FUNDRAISER WITH TEAM PRAYING FOR PROGRESS
Sunday, May 4th
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Winchester Chipotle, 2012 S Pleasant Valley Rd, Winchester, VA 22601
Make dinner a selfless act by joining Team Praying for Progress at the Winchester Chipotle on May 4th between 5 to 7 PM! Bring in this flyer, show it on your smart phone, or tell the cashier you're with the fundraiser and 50% of the proceeds will be donated to the Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter!
2ND ANNUAL TEAM JESSE'S ANGELS HOMERUN DERBY / CO-ED SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT
Saturday, May 10th
Pole Green Park Softball Complex 8996 Pole Green Park Ln, Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Join Team Jesse's Angels on Saturday May 10th for a Homerun Derby and Co-ed Softball Tournament! Entry to the homerun derby is $20 per person and can be paid on the day of. To enter into the softball tournament, the entry fee is $100 per team and you can register in advance HERE. There will also be a concession stand, sponsored by Sponsored by Hands of Hope Lasertoma! This is going to be a great event for the entire family! Please direct any questions to Jennifer. For more information, please click HERE.
LUPUS AWARENESS NIGHT AT NATIONALS PARK
Friday, May 16th
Help us celebrate a successful DC Lupus Walk, as well as Put on Purple Day during Lupus Awareness Night at Nationals Park. We will have special designated sections with discounted tickets for our lupus supporters. LFA-DMV will host a Community Booth, as well as receive special recognition pre-game with some wonderful surprises in store. Join us on Friday, May 16th at 7pm as the hometown Washington Nationals play the New York Mets. The first 25,000 fans receive a Wilson Ramos bobblehead. Put on your purple and join us for a fun night out at the ballpark!
For more information contact Juliet, Development and Events Intern
A LINE DANCE FOR LUPUS PARTY
Sunday, May 18th
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Diamondz Event Hall 9980 Liberty Road, Randallstown, MD 21133
Join Marva's Grand Hands of Love, Inc. for an evening of line dancing, a dessert buffet, vendors, and resource materials on lupus. The event will be hosted by Randy Dennis, radio host and line dance guru, so come out and learn some new line dances or show off your traditional line dance moves! This is a BYOB affair. Tickets are $30 in advance, or more at the door if available.
To purchase a ticket, contact 410-599-9159 or email@example.com.
ZUMBATHON FOR LUPUS AWARENESS
Saturday May 31st
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Celebrity Banquet Hall 8579 Landover Rd. Hyattsville, MD
Help raise awareness in the community while also enjoying a fun exercise! 50% of proceeds will benefit LFA-DMV. For more information, please contact Allison or call 202-607-582. Click here to purchase tickets!
THE HAMPTON ROADS LUPUS WALK
Saturday, May 31st
I.C. Norcom HS in Tidewater, VA
The Hampton Roads Lupus Walk in the Tidewater/VA Beach area is a third party event being hosted by KMK Productions, a local group that works to help non-profits in the area. All proceeds directly support local lupus support, awareness, and education programs that are offered at no charge to anyone in need.
For those interested in joining the walk, it is a two-step process.
Step 1: Register on KMK’s event website. There is a $25 per person fee OR $100 per team that includes a walk t-shirt.
Step 2: Create your Fundraising site.
HOTDOG DAY WITH WORD OF FAITH CHURCH
Saturday, June 21st
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
6001 66th Avenue Riverdale, MD 20737
Enjoy a day of fun and food for the whole family with Word of Faith Church on Saturday, June 21st! There will be a clown, moonbounce, pony rides, and more for the kids! There will also be a variety of vendors with various items to purchase. All proceeds will benefit the Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter! For more information click here.
We are now a recognized partner of AmazonSmile, the fundraising wing of Amazon. Anyone can shop AmazonSmile and a portion of their purchase supports our Chapter.
Active for Lupus!
Get active for Lupus in 2014! Do you run, bike, swim or walk? Sign up for a local event in your community and help raise funds for the Chapter. Join Team RunWalkCrawl as we participate in races all over the country to raise money for the Lupus. We provide the fundraising platform for you to go out and raise money for lupus.