LFSA’s 2nd Annual Gala was a huge success in honoring the LFSA Founders, who started the Tucson Foundation in 1983. The LFSA would like to thank the Gala’s Title Sponsor – New Belgium Brewing, as well as all the evening sponsors and attendees. Our special thanks go out to Frank and Margaret Jones and their entire family for their continued support of 25 years of LFSA. Over 150 guests were hosted to a fabulous silent auction and dual course entrees. …
LFSA’s first couple’s retreat was held in July 2016 at the Westward Look Resort in Tucson, Arizona. There were 14 participants in attendance. Each of the couples included someone with Lupus. The weekend included Reiki therapy with Marsha Drozdoff, mediation and communication circle with Amanda Freed, a sangria challenge, vision boards, and rest and relaxation. Lani, Bob and I would like to thank you for including us in the Couple's Retreat. It was a wonderful time, and the resort …
Thank you to all of the sponsors and golfers who participated in the 2016 Hit the Links for Lupus at Omni Tucson National. It was a fun day of golf and a great fundraiser that will help LFSA continue its mission of providing support, education, and partnership to those affected by Lupus.
The Lupus Foundation of Southern Arizona was featured in the November 2015 issue of the Tucson Lifestyles magazine. You can read the full article, including the interview with LFSA’s president Rebecca Shields, by clicking here.
The Lupus Foundation of Southern Arizona is featured in the February issue of the Desert Leaf magazine. The article covers several aspects of the LFSA and its work. View article.
The registration for the 2016 Hit the Links for Lupus is now open. This year’s event will take place at the Omni Tucson National on May 15. Sign up as an event sponsor or as a participant and help the Lupus Foundation of Southern Arizona carry out its mission. We hope to see you there!
The Lupus Foundation of Southern Arizona’s FIRST Gala was a huge success with over 140 guests. Thank you to everyone who participated! We enjoyed a beautiful setting at The Lodge at Ventana canyon, where our guests were treated to great meal and a wonderful evening. Our phenomenal guest speaker, Dr. Bridget Walsh, DO, explained Lupus and its ramifications to the large enthusiastic audience. L-R Sue Thomas (Board member), Lani Baker (VP), Rebecca Shields (Pres), Sherri Fritz (Treasurer) at LFSA Gala 2015 LFSA …
Participants for the Phase II Multicenter, Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Dose-range Finding Study to Evaluate ALX-0061 in Subjects with Moderate to Severe Active Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (STEADY) being sought. Read more
We have posted several images and a video of the 2015 Walk the Loop for Lupus. We hope you like them! View Gallery
The Lupus Foundation of Southern Arizona has published the details of our Limited Scholarship Program. If you or someone you know is interested, please visit the Limited Scholarship Program page for details and forms. Also visit our Programs page for up-to-date information on our programs for Lupus patients and their close ones. Limited Scholarship Program Info Lupus Programs