July 2010

Run with us!

Sign up for a spot with Team Life Without Lupus
in the 2011 LA Marathon & LA 5K

March 19 & 20, 2011 

Join us: Lupus LA is pleased to announce that our Team Life Without Lupus will once again be an official charity partner of the Honda LA Marathon and LA 5K Run/Walk. By joining our team, you will help raise funds to provide critical patient services for people with lupus throughout Southern California.

Perks for our runners include:
- personalized instruction from an expert runner;
- weekly team training runs;
- team kickoff and victory celebrations;
- and the satisfaction knowing that you’re training for a purpose— providing critical patient services for people with lupus in your community.

Two ways to join: Set your sights on the ultimate LA running challenge—the LA Marathon on Sunday, March 20th! Not a runner? Get your friends together and walk or jog with us in LA 5K at Dodger Stadium on Saturday, March 19th. It's the official annual fundraising walk for Lupus LA.

Register now!
Sign up for the Marathon or 5K at www.firstgiving.com/teamlupusla.

Questions? Call Elyse at 310-657-5667.

Roll with us!

Join Us for a Bike Ride to Help Send Kids with Lupus to Summer Camp

The Painted Turtle Camp Challenge Ride
Sunday, September 12, 2010

17000 Elizabeth Lake Road, Lake Hughes, CA 93532

Gear up with us for The Painted Turtle’s inaugural Camp Challenge Ride, a cycling event to benefit our camp partner. Every dollar you raise will help Lupus LA send children with lupus to camp next summer for an empowering and joyful experience complete with around-the-clock medical care.

Choose from one of three route options and ride at your own pace! 18-Mile Loop, 36-Mile Loop, or Metric Century (100K, 62-Mile Loop). Routes subject to change.

How do I register?
There is a $25 registration fee for all participants and a suggested fundraising goal of $250 for adults or $100 for children 12-17 years of age.

Sign up here. In order to ensure that the funds you raise go towards sending kids with lupus to camp, you must select Lupus LA from the drop down menu when asked “Please indicate any affiliation to these groups” on the registration form.