Awareness Toolkit

You will find everything you need here to help get you started to raise awareness this May. This includes everything from fliers you can distribute in your community, to tools for Facebook and Twitter, and everything you need to get your purple on. 

Facebook and Twitter Tools

Follow the Lupus Foundation throughout the month on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for materials throughout Lupus Awareness Month. Here are some tools to get you started:

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Profile Picture Overlay (Link)

Facebook Cover Photo

Right click and click "save image as" to save the image to your computer. 

Shareable GIF (link)

Sample Social Media Posts


May is Lupus Awareness Month! Get to KNOW LUPUS and help create a future with NO LUPUS by visiting There you’ll learn more about this cruel and mysterious disease and learn how you can take action this month in the fight against lupus.

Did you know that 90 percent of people diagnosed with lupus are women? Learn more about the signs and symptoms this Lupus Awareness Month by visiting and test your knowledge by taking the KNOW LUPUS challenge at

Did you know chemotherapy drugs are sometimes used to treat lupus? Test your knowledge by playing the KNOW LUPUS game at and challenge your friends to do the same. By spreading awareness, you can help us get one step closer to a future with no lupus.


May is #LupusAwarenessMonth. Get to KNOW LUPUS and help create a future with NO LUPUS. Learn more and take action:

Did you know 90% of people with lupus are women? Learn more about signs and symptoms this #LupusAwarenessMonth at

Did you know chemo drugs are sometimes used to treat lupus? Take the #KnowLupus challenge at #LupusAwarenessMonth

Put On Purple Tools

Visit our Put On Purple tools page for a variety of materials including fliers, web banners, and social media icons. 


Visit our infographics page to find images that can be used to educate others about the Signs & Symptoms of Lupus, Impact of Lupus in America, Burden of Lupus, and more. 

Lupus Fact Sheet (pdf)

Use this easily-printable fact sheet to educate your co-workers, friends and family members about Lupus Awareness Month and the brutal impact of lupus.

Sample Newsletter Blurbs and Blogs (doc)

Use these sample pieces to spread the word about Lupus Awareness Month in your blog or newsletter. 


To save the pdf files, right-click the images below and click "save link as..." or "save target as..."

Lupus Awareness Month