Dec. 04, 2015 6:30 pm—Dec. 27, 2016 6:30 pm |

Community Events in Support of the LFA-DMV Chapter

Paint PTC Purple  

Join us to paint purple butterflies on participating store windows to promote lupus awareness. We will honor those we lost to lupus and the survivors.
Where: Ethereal Cupcake & Coffee Shoppe Peninsula Town Center: Hampton
When: Sunday, May 1, 2016
3 - 5 p.m.


Rock the Block for Lupus  

Join us for a block party featuring United Souls Band in the park with fountains.
Where: Peninsula Town Center: Hampton
When: Friday, May 20, 2016
4 - 8 p.m.



Lupus Awareness Night at Norfolk Tides Harbor Park  

Join us to watch the Tides v. Scranton game.
Where:Harbor Park
150 Park Ave., Norfolk, VA 23510
When: Saturday, May 28, 2016
Doors: 6 p.m.
Game: 7 p.m.


X-Men: Apocalypse Movie Fundraiser

Join us at we watch the premier of X-Men.
Where: Paragon Theater
11810 Fountain Way, Newport News, VA 23606
When: Sunday, May 19, 2016
4 p.m.


7th Annual Purple Passion Gala to End Lupus

The National Press Club, 529 14th Street NW, Fl 13th, Washington, DC 20004
Saturday, November 21, 2015 6:30 PM-9:30 PM

The Purple Passion Gala is the premier fundraising event for the LFA-DMV. Guests enjoy cocktails, live and silent auction, a fabulous dinner and hours of dancing to live music. Gala proceeds transcend the evening and allow us to continue funding critical research and to continue providing community and pain-management services throughout the year.

Purchase tickets here.

Join us for the 1st Annual LUPUS: Life's Untapped Potential in US Gala presented by EyeOn Design, LLC.
The Gala shall include the premiere of the short film/documentary entitled "Awake + Risen," dinner, music and fashion show featuring Nandi Chin and many more. 

Event dress code is formal.  All proceeds will be donated to the Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter, Inc.

Friday, May 13, 2016 from 8:00 PM to 11:30 PM

Silver Spring Civic Center - 1 Veterans Place, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Buy tickets here.

Watch the Awake + Risen video 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.

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