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May is Lupus Awareness Month

Join the nationwide effort to raise awareness and funds for lupus research and education programs!

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Go Purple to End Lupus this May!
Lupus Awareness Month Resources

The Lupus Foundation of America, Indiana Chapter is part of a national force devoted to solving the cruel mystery of lupus while providing caring support to those who suffer from its brutal impact. If you join the fight, we will not have to concede victory to this terrible disease. With your support and involvement, we will be able to solve the cruel mystery of lupus in our lifetime and end its devastating impact on millions of lives.

Don't miss our gala event for 2019!

Please join us for our 8th Annual A Tasteful Affair on Friday, May 17th, at the Ritz Charles in Carmel. Come enjoy delicious samples from our food, wine and beer vendors; shop the silent and live auctions; try the diamond bobble and the wine pull; and don't forget to capture the night in the photo booth! Emcee Lindsey Monroe from WTHR and DJ Godzillest make this a DON'T MISS event.

Get Tickets and Learn How to Bid Online
Bonnie Sweeney Named 2018 Volunteer of the Year!

We're so very thankful to have Bonnie's support of our Chapter!

Read more and see past recipients
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Our Indiana lupus community is vibrant and strong. Click on the arrow to meet some of our amazing lupus warriors in our #IAMLUPUS PSA.

6 Years

On average, it takes nearly six years for people with lupus to be diagnosed, from the time they first notice their lupus symptoms.

1.5 Million Americans

The Lupus Foundation of America estimates that 1.5 million Americans, and at least five million people worldwide, have a form of lupus


Lupus strikes mostly women of childbearing age. However, men, children, and teenagers develop lupus, too. Most people with lupus develop the disease between the ages of 15-44.

Community Partners

We are so very thankful to the following 2019 Community Partners!

Partnership Sponsor


Leadership Sponsor

Guardian Sponsor


Rheumatology Associates


Learn how to support our Chapter by becoming a Community Partner