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Make Lupus Visible

Rally your family, friends and community to raise awareness for Lupus Awareness Month in May!

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May Lupus Highlights and Resources
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Michael Jon Barlin Scholarship

The Michael Jon Barlin Scholarship Fund benefits college students who are Florida residents living with lupus by providing a $5,000 scholarship annually.   The scholarship is in memory of Michael, who died from complications of lupus at 24. Deadline to apply is May 31.

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May is Lupus Awareness Month

Rally your family, friends and community to raise awareness for Lupus Awareness Month! There are many ways you can help Make Lupus Visible in May - from sharing your story on social media to starting a fundraiser or making a donation.

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Lupus & You: Gut Health & Nutrition Webinar

Hear from lupus experts on gut health and nutrition and learn how you can engage in advocacy and awareness in your community. This free event will focus on gut health and nutrition with experts speaking on the topic. 

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2022-23 Lupus Ambassador

Are you interested in raising awareness about lupus and sharing your story?  Do you want to play a bigger part in the movement to solve this cruel mystery? Join our 2022-23 Lupus Ambassador program. Apply today!

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2022 National Lupus Advocacy Summit

The nation’s largest lupus advocacy event is back! Join us from June 27-29 via a unique online platform to hear about the latest in lupus research, drug development, and care and to network with thousands of fellow lupus advocates

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2022 Walk to End Lupus Now

Join us  for the 2022 Walk to End Lupus Now season! We are happy to announce that our Florida walks will be returning in-person, and we will also have a Virtual Mid-South walk this year for our Kentucky, Alabama, and Tennessee warriors and their families.

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I would hope that someone would support this mission because lupus is a disease that affects more individuals than most realize. These are our mothers, sisters, daughters, friends. Many suffer in silence and with support can remain productive members of society, most importantly while holding onto hope for a better tomorrow.
Gina S.
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Covid-19 and Lupus: The Latest

We are following all developments as they relate to Covid-19 and lupus and will keep you updated as they happen.

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