Jun. 12, 2014

A Very Wet Walk to End Lupus Now-Milwaukee Confirms Constituent Committment

A HUGE THANK YOU to everyone who took part in the very wet Lupus Foundation of America, Wisconsin Chapter’s  Walk to End Lupus Now which was held on Saturday, June 14th at Hart Park. The event went on even though boughts of rain continued the entire morning. We are thankful to most of the volunteers who came with enthusiasm as we tried our best to keep everyone positive.

We are so thankful to LAMAR Advertising for being our presenting sponsor and Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals as out national sponsor.

Avalon Graphics, Steak House 100, Shepherd Express, Image Plus Quality Printing, Leff's Lucky Town and Close Enuf continue to support our mission as our butterfly sponsors!

Friends Sponsors: Belardi Auto Racing, Cousins Subs, Edy's Grand Ice Cream/Nestle, General Mills, Herbert H. Kohl Charitites, Inc., La Casa de Alberto, Milwaukee Fire Fighters Junior Fire Institute, Mathew & Jennifer Mitchell Family, James & Denise Mueller Family, Harold & Kim Newby Family, North Cape Tile, Richard & Debra Riekkoff, Robin & Dawn Semanko, Trek Bicycles/Krista Hawley, Michael & Shari Turzenski Family, Waukesha County Community Foundation/Waterstone Mortgage, Zoological Society of Milwaukee.

Other Contributors: Adventure Rock, Alioto's Restaurant, Ann's Italian Restaurant, Black Show Hospitality, Broadlands Golf Club, Charles Allis Art Museum & Villa Terrace, CPR RsQ Assist, Discovery World Science & Technology Center, Einstein Bros. Bagels, Festa Italiana, Ivanhoe Pub & Eatery, John G. Shedd Aquarium, Kids in Motion, Lynden Sculpture Gardens, Meredith Culligan Water, Milwaukee World Festival, Mineshaft Restaurant, Sam's Club, Schlitz Audubon Nature Center, Sovelman's Pub & Grill, Stone Fire Pizza, Walmart and Woodman's Markets.


Our committee members and volunteers are the best!! Thank you for sharing your time and talent!

Largest Teams - (pre-registered participants)

Sue Polczynski - TEAM KARI
Cindy Lofy - Tribute to Kristi Hewett
Nicole Whitbeck-Dohnal -  Lupus Killers
Tammy Hernke - Tammy's Trekkers
Carmen Longley - Carmen's Butterflies
Kimberly Fox - Kim's Lupus Warriors
Carletta Robinson - Letta's Lupus Fighters
Najmah Yasin - Team Najmah
Jean Parulski - Team Parulski
Danny Gerlach - Danno's Lupus Lunatics
Cheryl Laura - Corinta MB Church
Jennie Hoeft - Jennie's Drifters
Kathy Andrews - Kathy's Krew
Dawn Thomas-Semanko - Dawn's Lupus Fighters
Kenneth Burns Jr. - LiveLifeLupus
Kelli Luttig - Lupie Luttig's
Sekila Marsh - Ce Ce's Riders
Monica Hanz - Fruit Lupus
Connie Bielinski - Team Linda and Bob
Christina de la Rosa - Hope For Today & Cure For Tomorrow
Stacey Meske - Lupus League
Phyllis Spence - Sister 2 Sister
Sonya Willis - Team Kendra
Jean Lau - Team Leah
Shannon Lunsford - Ling Ling's Butterflies
Shanna Stanley-Hall - Shanna's Stanley-Halls Butterflies
LeVette Crawl - Team Vett
Amy Burg - Walking Strong
L. L. Watson - Walking Through The Storm

Highest Pledge Raisers

  • We will post after July 11, 2014, when all pledges are due.