Lupus Foundation of America, Philadelphia Tri-State Chapter
20th Annual Lupus Loop
5K Run and 2.5 Mile Walk for Lupus Now 

40,000 individuals are living with the daily challenges

of lupus in the Philadelphia Tri-State Region.

Making a Difference Starts With One Step. 

20th Annual Lupus Loop Launch!
20th Annual Lupus Loop Launch!
2011 Lupus Loop

DATE: Sunday, October 30, 2011
CHECK-IN: 7:30am
START TIME: 9:00am
LOCATION: Welsh Fountain Square
Across from the Please Touch Museum
Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, PA
Register now on

Create your team today and join the celebration! Last year we had 228 teams participate in the Lupus Loop, let's break 300 teams for the 20th Annual Lupus Loop! Create your team today at to get started!

Help us commemorate our 20th Anniversary while helping to change lives!


Thank you for your dedication to the fight against lupus. We cannot achieve our goals, provide patient and community services, support research and spread awareness about lupus without each and every one of you.


Join us for the Lupus Loop! It's as easy as 1, 2, 3!

1. Create Your Team (only do this if you will be the Team Captain)

  • Click here to begin.
  • Completely fill out the form: Enter your team name, your full name as the team captain, identify your co-captain, and choose the categorythat your team belongs in.
  • Click Submit to complete the process, you will be automatically directed to your Team Home Page.
  • Click to Customize your Team's Fundraising Page, make sure your team mates and your donors know why your team is participating in the Lupus Loop! Be sure to set your team's fundraising goal!

2. Register Yourself

  • Click here to begin.
  • Click Register Now.
  • Choose whether you are a Team Member or an Individual Participant to proceed.
  • Choose your appropriate registration category (adult or child; pay or waive the registration fee).
  • Completely fill out the form (please note that the website will time out if left idle for more than 10 minutes).
  • Customize your Fundraising Page, make sure your donors know why you are walking or running in the Lupus Loop! Be sure to set a personal fundraising goal!

3. Start Fundraising!

  • Donors or sponsors can support the Lupus Loop by giving you cash, check, or making a direct and secure credit card donation on your fundraising page.
  • To find a team or participant's fundraising page, visit the Lupus Loop Campaign page and search for the team name or participant.
  • Email all of your friends, family members, classmates and coworkers the link to your fundraising page!
  • Post a link to your fundraising page on your Facebook wall.
  • Remind your donors that making a donation does not register them for the 20th Annual Lupus Loop as a runner or walker, they must still complete the registration process outlined above.

 Want to know more about the 20th Annual Lupus Loop? You can check out the Team Center or Participant Center on to find out the steps involved in registering. Email Cate if you would like to request a Team Kit or Participant Kit be mailed to you. Call the Chapter office at 866-517-5070, our staff members are happy to answer any questions you may have and to help you get registered.

In April 2011, the LFA, Georgia Chapter set a new record raising over $400,000 at the Atlanta Walk for Lupus Now. Let's show the other LFA Chapters what celebrating 20 years of Lupus Loops means to Philadelphia!
Lupus Foundation of America, Philadelphia Tri-State Chapter
Rydal Square, 500 Old York Road, Suite 110
Jenkintown, Pennsylvania 19046


Questions? Contact:
Cate Rooney, Community Development Manager