Events are held throughout the year across the nation and online.  Please check back regularly to learn about new events that have been added to the calendar.  Use the drop down menus to filter the list of events by type and by chapter.  

National Events

May. 15, 2016 11:30 am—Dec. 31, 2016 12:30 pm | Nationwide

Make Your Mark

Conduct a fundraising event to help support lupus research, education and advocacy programs of the Lupus Foundation of America.


May. 15, 2016 11:30 am—Dec. 31, 2016 12:30 pm

Walk to End Lupus Now Events

Join a Walk to End Lupus Now event near you.


Oct. 20, 2016 6:00 pm | New York City

Evening of Hope National Gala

The Lupus Foundation of America's annual National Gala in New York City.


Local Chapter Events

Jan. 12, 2016 11:00 am—Nov. 30, 2016 12:00 pm

2016 Ask the Experts Teleconference Series

Ask the Experts is a series of live educational teleconferences on a variety of topics designed to provide you with important information about living with lupus.

Feb. 25, 2016 7:00 pm—Jan. 01, 2017 7:00 am | Via Teleconference & Webcast

2016 Ask The Experts Teleconference Series

Don't miss this opportunity to learn from some of the world's leading lupus experts from the comfort and privacy of your home!  

Apr. 05, 2016—Dec. 13, 2016

Ask the Experts - Teleconference Series

Learn about lupus from the comfort of your home. Register Today!

Apr. 20, 2016—Oct. 28, 2016

Local Lupus Meeting - Quad Cities

Receive the support you need: share feelings, exchange information, develop skills, problem solve, and make decisions all within a safe and friendly environment. Join others like you who live with lupus.

Apr. 21, 2016—Oct. 20, 2016

Local Lupus Meeting - Cedar Rapids

Receive the support you need: share feelings, exchange information, develop skills, problem solve, and make decisions all within a safe and friendly environment. Join others like you who live with lupus.

May. 15, 2016—Dec. 11, 2016

Local Lupus Meeting - Des Moines

Receive the support you need: share feelings, exchange information, develop skills, problem solve, and make decisions all within a safe and friendly environment. Join others like you who live with lupus.

Jan. 26, 2015 3:00 pm—Dec. 31, 2016 4:00 pm

Forsyth County Support Group- Winston Salem

Jan. 26, 2015 3:30 pm—Dec. 31, 2016 4:30 pm

Guilford County Support Group- Greensboro

Jan. 26, 2015 3:30 pm—Dec. 31, 2016 4:30 pm

Mecklenburg County Support Group- Central Charlotte

Jan. 26, 2015 4:00 pm—Dec. 31, 2016 5:00 pm

Mecklenburg County Support Group- North Charlotte


Recurring events

Meets every 4th Wednesday of the Month | Baptist Health Resource Center

Miami/Dade Lupus Support Group (Doral)

Meets every 2nd Tuesday of the Month | Highland Regional Library

North Florida Lupus Support Group (Jacksonville)

"Every 3rd Saturday of the Month" | Physicians Regional Medical Center, Palm Dining Room

Southwest Florida Lupus Support Group (Naples)

"Every 3rd Thursday of the Month" | Bethesda Memorial Hospital, Sand Dollar Room

South Palm Beach Lupus Support Group (Boynton Beach)

"Every 3rd Thursday of the Month" | Broward Health Coral Springs Hospital, Classroom C

West Broward Lupus Support Group (Coral Springs)

"Every 2nd Wednesday of the Month" | Memorial Regional Hospital South Conf. Room 4

East Broward Lupus Support Group (Hollywood)

"Every 2nd Tuesday of the Month" | Online

Viviendo con Lupus (Living with Lupus) Online Spanish Support Group

"Every 2nd Monday of the Month" | St Mary's Medical Center,Main Entrance Conference Room

North Palm Beach Lupus Support Group ( West Palm Beach)

| Greater Seattle Area

Volunteers Needed: Seafair 2016 Information Booths

The Pacific Northwest Office needs YOU to help raise lupus awareness this summer. The Foundation will be setting up information booths at a number of Seafair 2016 events and needs help staffing the booths. You'll distribute literature and help others know lupus. (Did we mention there will be a prize wheel?) Check out the flyer for more details!

Weekly Wednesdays at 6 PM and Saturdays 8 AM | Fleet Feet Sports in the East Village

Lupus Walking Group - Des Moines

Our belief and practice is that no one will ever be left behind and whatever pace you can go is fast enough. We have at least one designated person on the walks to ensure this.

Wayne County Support Group- Goldsboro

Second Tuesday of each month: 6:00 -7:00pm

Iredell County Support Group- Statesville

Second Tuesday of each month: 6:00 -7:30pm

Gaston County Support Group- Dallas

Second Wednesday of each month: 7:00 - 8:00pm

Buncombe County Support Group- Asheville

2nd Saturday of the Month | Saint Louis

Beginners Exercise Programs for Lupus

Live Well with Lupus Beginners Yoga in Saint Louis

Annual | Pierpont Place

Lupus Gala

Lupus Gala. One night. One mission.

Fourth Thursday of each month | 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Wake County Support Group- Raleigh

Third Saturday of each month | 10:00am-11:30pm

Surry County Support Group- Mt. Airy

Third Thursday of each month | 6:30pm - 8:00pm

New Hanover County Support Group- Wilmington

Second Thursday of each month | 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Mecklenburg County Support Group- North Charlotte

Second Wednesday of each month | 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Mecklenburg County Support Group- Central Charlotte

Third Wednesday of each month | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Guilford County Support Group- Greensboro

Fourth Sunday of each month | 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Forsyth County Support Group- Winston Salem

Second Wednesday of each month | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Durham County Support Group- Durham

Second Tuesday of each month | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Cumberland County Support Group- Fayetteville

"Every 1st Saturday of the Month" | Online

Online Living with Lupus Support Group

"Every 2nd Wednesday of the Month" | Clay County Library Orange Park Branch, Room A

North Florida Lupus Support Group (Orange Park)

3rd Saturday of each month | Ability360 Sports and Fitness Center

East Phoenix Support Group

For more information and to RSVP please contact Toni Grimes, AZ Lupus Warriors support group facilitator