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No One Fights Alone in Indiana

Over 36,000 Hoosiers are living with lupus. Whether you are living with lupus or loving someone with lupus, we are here.

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Marlene Stepanek Lupus Legacy Scholarship

We're excited and thankful to Fred Stepanek for sponsoring a $1500 college scholarship in honor of his late wife Marlene. Don't miss the November 30th deadline to submit your application!

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Walk 2022 Contest Winners
Walk 2022 Thank You

Thank you to everyone who participated in any way in the Walk to End Lupus Now! This year's Walk raised $64,490 and we are grateful for everyone's support. Here are this year's contest winners!

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Check out two new monthly virtual events led by our Director of Operations & Patient Services, Chanel Barrett. The Lupus Tea Talk occurs on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, and Living Your Best With Lupus is a digital education series held on the 4th Thursday of the month.

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LFA, Indiana Part-Time Development Associate Job Opportunity

Are you interested in getting more involved with our Chapter? If so, we are seeking qualified and enthusiastic candidates to serve as board members, committee members, volunteers, and community ambassadors. Our continued success depends on the active involvement of individuals committed to our mission and passionate about serving others. If that describes you, please consider joining us!

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The Patient Navigation Program is designed to help patients overcome barriers to healthcare.

Looking for someone who can provide support and assistance to overcome the barriers that come along with lupus? That’s what our patient navigators do!

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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. You are not alone.

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Make Your Mark is the community fundraising program of the Lupus Foundation of America. Each year, hundreds of Make Your Mark members organize unique events and athletic feats that raise money to fight lupus. Use your passion to raise funds for lupus through a local event, special occasion, athletic competition or whatever you have in mind.

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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 very thankful to our Chapter's 2022 Community Partners!

Partnership Sponsors

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Join the Fight

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.

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