What’s New at the Foundation
So much is happening at the Foundation—kids programs, support groups, raffles, awareness drives, educational events!
More than 600 celebrated this milestone year with us at Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall—and together raised $2 million for lupus research and awareness! A moving and elegant event. See photos
LRI President Margaret G. Dowd: “Although the FDA has postponed until March its decision on whether to approve Benlysta, the LRI remains encouraged by last month’s Arthritis Advisory Committee vote to recommend the drug’s approval for active lupus.”
Singer Toni Braxton reveals her fight with lupus at Foundation’s West Coast luncheon event
The 38 runners of Team Life Without Lupus braved the brisk winds of New York City in Sunday’s ING NYC Marathon, raising an incredible $130,000 for patient services and research to find a cure! Help them climb that final hill—donate to push past $150,000!
Our annual patient education series just completed its round of the boroughs, reaching over 300 New Yorkers with lupus. View the captivating video that shows the camaraderie and learning that took place! Also view the presentations on such topics as heart health and healthy living.
Download this e-book to benefit kids’ programming
Television show ‘Good Wife’ conveys misinformation about lupus
See if You Might Qualify for “Pre-Existing Condition” Insurance Coverage—HealthBridge NY
Five days of fun & friendship in Summer 2010!
Members of Lupus Cooperative of New York participate in Long Island University study
See the clip from their August 6th appearance on The View
Recognizes Critical Need, Includes $1 Million in Appropriations
Eleven from Team Life Without Lupus® Complete the Circuit, Raise Funds, Inspire Hope
Health Coverage Now Available for Americans without Insurance Due to Pre-Existing Conditions Such as Lupus
LRI National Coalition Backs Programming on Lupus in Children and Adolescents
Supports Bold and Pioneering Exploration in Lupus and Autoimmunity
Persistence pays off as phase III study points to possible new treatment for this often deadly lupus complication
Entertainer Speaks of Lupus to Larry King, Raises Awareness
Beauty and Health Strategies Address Major Need
One of Many Handbags Sold for the Lupus Cause at Elegant ‘New York Bag Ladies’ S.L.E. Lupus Foundation Luncheon
Display Window Draws Attention to Lupus and S.L.E. Lupus Foundation Presence in Heart of NYC
Packed Menu of Free Patient Programs, Fundraisers, and Awareness Activities Planned Across the Five Boroughs for May