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. 01, 2016—May. 31, 2016

Lupus Awareness Month

Get involved in helping to spread awareness of lupus during lupus awareness month.


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

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

Southwest Florida Lupus Support Group

Our support groups encourage and accept people as they are and provide a comfortable learning environment to help attendees develop the best coping strategies to reduce stress that often accompanies living with lupus.

"Every 2nd Saturday of the Month" | Gregg Chapel AME Church

Panhandle Lupus Support Group

Our support groups encourage and accept people as they are and provide a comfortable learning environment to help attendees develop the best coping strategies to reduce stress that often accompanies living with lupus.

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

South Palm Beach Lupus Support Group

Our support groups encourage and accept people as they are and provide a comfortable learning environment to help attendees develop the best coping strategies to reduce stress that often accompanies living with lupus.

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 | Kansas City

Beginners Exercise Programs for Lupus

Live Well with Lupus - Join an Exercise Program in Your Area Beginners Fusion Pilates in Kansas City 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

Online support groups are moderated by trained facilitators and are offered several times a month in the chat room of our online community

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