Providing Answers, Support and Hope in Georgia
We are headed back to Piedmont Park for our Atlanta Walk to End Lupus Now. We can't wait to see all of you as we celebrate YOUR hard work and let Atlanta know that LUPUS MATTERS!Register or Donate Today!
Thank you Dr. Maria Boynton, Audacy Atlanta V103 News Brand Manager/Director of Public Affairs. We appreciate your passion and commitment to the fight to end lupus! You continue to raise your voice for the lupus community in Georgia as we to lupus from a whisper to a shout.
Visit each sponsor/vendor tent to have them punch this card. Turn in your completed card at the 360 video booth to receive a complimentary video courtesy of the Lupus Foundation of America, GA Chapter!
The Walk is a FUNDRAISER! Every Dollar, Every Donation Counts in the Fight to End Lupus!
Team Captains and Walkers - Challenge everyone on your team to raise funds. 10 walkers x $50 each = $500! If team members can take time to come to the park, they can raise money. Send emails each day until Walk Day - don’t be shy. Ask everyone. People will give because they care and BECAUSE YOU ASKED!
$500 / $1000 Walker Signs
The deadline to qualify for a $500 and $1000 course marker sign is THURSDAY, APRIL 20TH.
2023 Walk Day Details
|8 - 11 AM||MARTA shuttles TO the park from Midtown Station, team picnics open|
|9 AM||Check-In Opens, Team Tents Set-Up|
|10:30 AM||Stage Program|
|11 AM||Walk Starts|
|11:30 - 1:30 PM||MARTA shuttles FROM the park returning to Midtown Station|
|1:30 PM||Breakdown begins|
Walk Day Maps
Directions to Piedmont Park - We will be on Oak Hill
Atlanta Walk Start Finish Map
Walk Route Map
Walk Route Options
We have two options:
- 1.5 mile walk long course
- 1/2 mile short course for those who want to a shorter option
Take MARTA to get to the Park!
Don’t drive! Take our FREE shuttles from the MARTA Midtown station. Don’t miss the Walk stuck in traffic or looking for a parking spot! Note: Please meet the shuttle on the 10th street side of the MARTA station.
COVID Protocols for Walk Day
We will provide hand sanitizer at all of the chapter tents and encourage everyone to use it after close contact. We also encourage all walkers to assess their level of comfort in crowded areas. If you feel more comfortable wearing a mask, by all means, bring one to wear. The foundation cannot provide masks to walkers.
Enjoy Our Fabulous Walk Day
Bring a tent and picnic and enjoy the food for sale and vendors, entertainment and an empowering day of hope and passion!
Please Note: The Chapter’s vehicles and volunteers CANNOT transport walkers and picnic supplies from ANYWHERE in the park due to insurance liability. No cars allowed in the park.
NO grilling by city ordinance. NO tent stakes; bring bungee cords to secure chairs and coolers.
Read Our FAQ's
Click here for answers to your questions about our event and Walk day.
Checkout the prizes YOU can earn by fundraising for the 2023 Atlanta Walk to End Lupus Now
Every walker who raises $100 will receive a official walk t-shirt at the Walk, one t-shirt per registered walkers.
Level 2 - Level 7:
Click here to see all of your great options!
$1500 TEAM BANNERS AND $5000 TEAM TENTS
Teams raising $1,500 or more receive TEAM BANNER.
Teams raising $5,000 or more receive personalized TEAM TENT with tables and tents
We are grateful to our generous sponsors who support our mission and the fight to end lupus.