Why Wear Purple?
Public awareness of lupus remains low. Nearly two-thirds of the public knows little or nothing
about the disease beyond the name.
We need your help to change that. Join the growing number of individuals, communities, media and
celebrities that pump up the purple for lupus awareness month and tell people how they can donate or
May 2nd For most of us, a Rejoice Day sounds like a luxury, but for those with lupus, it’s too often
a necessity due to their disease. Rejoice Day is a way to honor and support the many people
with lupus while also raising funds. Join the movement and start your own Rejoice Day or support
our mission and make a donation to the Lupus Fighters of America.
Lupus United Day
May 10th, Participate in our Lupus United Day. We’re bringing people, patients and different
mission driven charitable organizations together under one roof. To bring greater attention,
awareness and resources to the efforts being made to end the suffering from Lupus, Cancer,
PTSD, Autism, Parkinsons and the like. We urge people in your community to join our efforts
and raise awareness of Lupus and urge your government officials do more to help find cures
for this deadly disease.
May 19th Wear purple and donate towards Rockin Purple For You. Joining activities tied to
Rockin Purple For You is an easy way to help expand awareness of lupus, raise funds for
lupus research and show support for those living with the disease.