• The 2014 Sludge-athon Cory Cove's 24-Hour On-Air Marathon for LFM

  • Buy Tickets Now for the Lupus Food and Wine Classic

  • Lupus-and-Pregnancy

  • A patient in whom SLE is diagnosed by age 20 years still has a 1 in 6 chance of dying within 15 years, most often from lupus or infection.

Working towards our vision of a world without lupus.


What is lupus?

Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease where the immune system turns against parts of the body it’s designed to protect. Learn about the symptoms of lupus and how it is diagnosed.


Support for those
with lupus

The Lupus Foundation of Minnesota (LFM) is among only a handful of organizations dedicated to providing services to those whose lives are affected by the disease. Learn more about services offered to lupus patients and their caregivers.


Give and make our work possible

A financial gift to the Lupus Foundation of Minnesota (LFM) can be made directly to the organization, as a planned gift or through workplace giving programs. In addition, gifts can be designated in a variety of ways.


Funding lupus research

The Lupus Foundation of Minnesota has granted over 2 million dollars in support of research and fellowships aimed at finding a cure and more effective treatments for those affected by lupus.

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