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DC Walk to End Lupus Lupus Now Volunteer

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ORGANIZATION: Lupus Foundation of America

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 3 people are interested
Walk to End Lupus Now

Join the Lupus Foundation of America and thousands of walkers in nearly 60 cities across the nation to raise money for lupus research, increase awareness of lupus, and rally public support for the estimated 1.5 million Americans who suffer from its brutal impact. Walk to End Lupus Now(tm) events provide all people affected by lupus the opportunity to come together for one unified purpose- to end lupus.

Walk to End Lupus Now DC is a non-competitive walk that will take place on Saturday, Oct.1st, 2022 at the National Mall to raise money for lupus research, increase awareness of lupus, and rally public support for those who suffer from the brutal impacts of lupus.

We are need of volunteers to help with the following:

  • Set Up 6am - 9am
  • Registration 8am - 10am
  • T-Shirt pick up 8am - 10am
  • Route Guides 9am - 11am
  • Refreshments 8am-10am
  • Clean Up 11am - 1pm
Learn more at www.walktoendlupus.org/DC or reach out to Leanna Bennett at Bennett@lupus.org

4 Shifts

  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 06:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 06:00 AM to 01:00 PM
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 07:00 AM to 11:00 AM
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 08:00 AM to 01:00 PM
  • NONE OF THESE DAYS WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Lupus Foundation of America

Location:

2121 K ST NW, STE 200, WASHINGTON, DC 20037, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to improve the quality of life for all people affected by lupus through programs of research, education, support and advocacy. We are focused on achieving the following disease-specific outcomes: Reduce time to diagnosis, Ensure people with lupus have an arsenal of safe and effective treatments, and Expand direct services and increase access to treatment.

Description

The LFA energetically pursues its mission through five program objectives:

  • Provides direct financial support to researchers through LFA's own national research program, Bringing Down the Barriers
  • Advocates for increased public and private sector support for research on lupus
  • Translates research findings into medically sound information and programs for people with lupus, their families, physicians, and other health professionals
  • Heightens public awareness of the impact of lupus
  • Supports individuals with lupus, their families and caregivers

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Community, Health & Medicine

WHEN

Sat Oct 01, 2022
06:00 AM - 01:00 PM
This opportunity has 4 shifts

WHERE

The National Mallbetween 7th and Madison AVeWashington DC, DC 20024

(38.87611,-77.01902)
 

SKILLS

  • Event Management
  • Customer Service
  • Community Outreach
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 15, 3 hours min, under 18, parent or adult supervision required

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