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About Us

The Louisiana Lupus Foundation is a non-profit 501(c) 3 health and welfare organization incorporated under the laws of the state of Louisiana.  Our office is staffed by volunteers who carry our the mission and purposed of the foundation.  Each member of the Board of Directors is an active participant in the chapters work.  The Louisiana Lupus Foundation is the largest group in Louisiana and southwest Mississippi serving thousands of persons each year.  It was organized in 1977 to help lupus patient and their families by providing information, moral support and referrals.

The purpose of the Foundation is to:

  • Provide information, education and referral for those affected by Lupus and to promote the development and enhancement of health and social welfare services at the local level to assist individuals suffering from Lupus
  • Support research programs related to the diagnosis, treatment, cure and prevention of Lupus
  • Promote public education and awareness of Lupus and an understanding of the ramifications of living with Lupus