Get Involved

One of the greatest joys of tackling a pervasive and perplexing challenge is working side by side with inspiring volunteers like you. Your tireless fight against lupus—to rally support, educate the public, find new sources of funds, and comfort those with the disease—continues to inspire all of us. Together, we vow never to concede victory to this terrible disease. Thanks to progress fueled by people like you, we can share new hope for solving the cruel mystery of lupus and ending its devastating effects on millions of lives.

At the Lupus Foundation of America, North Carolina Chapter, we know that our community network is the driving force behind progress. Join hundreds of volunteers, people living with lupus, caregivers, healthcare professionals, researchers and donors who are making a difference in the lupus community. Get involved today!

Donate

Your support and generous contributions to the LFA, NC Chapter supports life-saving research, education and advocacy initiatives to bring an end to lupus. With each gift, we get closer to the discovery of more treatments -- which help you and your loved ones battle this cruel and mysterious disease. Together we can solve the cruel mystery! Find out the different ways you can give today.

Volunteer

Our volunteers are an integral part of our mission to combat this cruel disease. We offer volunteer opportunities that empower all kinds of people to share their unique gifts to help make our mission possible.  No matter how you choose to join our team, you’ll experience the joy of working among people who are passionate about our cause. Learn more about how you can make a difference through volunteering.

Participate in an Event

You can help us solve the curel mystery of lupus by participating in an upcoming LFA events from Walk to End Lupus Now to a seminar or teleconference to a 3rd party community event. These are great ways to connect with others living with lupus and their caregivers. Check out all our upcoming events.

Advocacy & Awareness

The LFA, NC Chapter promotes action on the federal, state and international levels on issues that will improve the lives of the 1.5 million Americans living with lupus. Discover more about our advocacy and awareness efforts.

Host a Fundraiser

Turn your passion into action! Host a third party fundraiser, by planning a local community event, establishing a tribute fund, launching a mutually beneficial cause-marketing campaign, or other conducting some other creative way to raise funds for the LFA, NC Chapter. Learn more about third party fundraising opportunities.

Become a Corporate Champion

Each year, many companies join the movement to solve the cruel mystery of lupus through corporate teams, sponsorship, cause related marketing, and outright giving. The companies that are involved with the LFA, NC Chapter not only thousands of dollars worth of research and programs, they also successfully market themselves to their core consumer audiences. Read up on  our Corporate Champion opportunities.

Internships

Internships are available in the development/fundraising/events, marketing/pr, and our patient services departments. Interns receive detailed training in the field, and a strong professional experience at add to their resume. Find out about all our current internships.

 


For more information about ways to get involved with the LFA, NC Chapter, fill out the online contact us form, or call our office at 704-716-5640 or toll-free at 877-849-8271.