Everything you need to know in one place. Stay updated on all the latest COVID-19 news as it impacts those with lupus from resources, news, and programming. We will be keeping you updated and provide virtual programming to get you through these unprecedented times.Read More
Welcome to the Lupus Foundation of America, Heartland Chapter. We are located in St. Louis, Missouri and we serve people affected by lupus in the state of Missouri, eastern Kansas and southern Illinois. Get the latest about what is happening in the Heartland below and check back often.
During Lupus Awareness Month, join lupus warriors, friends, family members, and caregivers to make lupus visible! You can get involved by sharing lupus facts and information, donating or raising funds, and participating in Put On Purple Day!Learn More
Due to the uncertainty of how long social distancing guidelines will be in place, we have decided to cancel our in-person camp and will be hosting a Virtual Camp on Saturday, June 13, 2020. We may be distancing ourselves physically but we will have plenty of socializing and fun!
The use of hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) as a COVID-19 treatment is back in the news. Join Dr. David Batt, Indiana University Health Physicians Rheumatology as he provides an overview and answers your questions as they relate to HCQ and lupus.
Stressed much? We know how tough these times are and we want to help! The Heartland Chapter along with Alia El-Qunni from Redefining Lupus, will be releasing a series of Yoga videos and a Facebook Live Class every Monday morning.
Put on a splash of purple and join us for our 8th Annual Purple Ball. This event has been rescheduled for Saturday, August 1, 2020 at The Four Season Hotel.
Le Vian Royalty Collection Grape Amethyst and Diamond Ring donated by MSG Jewelers. Size 7 but can be fitted for any ring size. Retail value $1,500. Tickets are $10 each or three for $25 with a limit of 250 tickets sold. The winning ticket will be drawn at the Purple Ball. You need not be present to win!
The St. Louis Walk to End Lupus Now has been rescheduled for September 19, 2020. The Kansas City Walk to End Lupus Now has been rescheduled for October 3, 2020.