Put On Purple


Join the growing number of individuals, communities, corporations, media and celebrities that Put on Purple for lupus awareness and tell people why. Getting your purple on is an easy way you can help the Lupus Foundation of America raise awareness of lupus and show support for those who are living with the disease.

Take action and help the Lupus Foundation of America- DC/MD/VA Chapter solve the cruel mystery of lupus by raising public awareness of this unpredictable and misunderstood disease, and rallying support for those who suffer from its brutal impact. We can't do it alone - we need your support!  

Join us in raising awareness of lupus and putting an end to this devastating disease that impacts millions of people. Wear purple proudly tomorrow Friday, May 16 and tell people why!

Show all of your Facebook friends that you are raising awareness about lupus!

Visit this link to download our Lupus Awareness Month images and upload them to your Facebook. Making these images your cover photo or profile picture will draw your friends to ask questions about lupus and give them a push to want to learn more! 

Celebrate Put on Purple Day at Nationals Park

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!

at our community booth.