Lupus LA promotes lupus research, awareness, and education, and serves the needs of people with lupus and their families in Los Angeles County.
Lupus LA is dedicated to finding the causes of, and cure for lupus, while providing support, services and hope to all people affected by lupus.
A bright orange loop encircles the Lupus LA logo. Within it lies the commitment to raising awareness, funding research, offering help and support to those affected, and ultimately finding a cure for this little known yet widespread and devastating disease.
Lupus LA founded by renowned physician and author, Daniel J. Wallace, MD, serves the needs of people with lupus and their families in Los Angeles County and across southern California. Lupus LA raises awareness, conducts advocacy and community outreach, and supports novel lupus research on the national level.
Celebrities Who Give Exclusive for Lupus LA’s Orange Ball at the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel. The gala raises hundreds of thousands of dollars to support Lupus LA’s awareness and education programs across Southern California. Kristen Johnston hosted the star-studded event honoring Phill Lewis with the prestigious Loop Award, Lannette and Scott Turicchi with the Daniel J. Wallace Founder’s Award and EMD Serono with the Medical Visionary Award. The Ball has raised over $4 Million for the cause which affects 1.5 Million people nationwide every year. Ninety percent of lupus patients are women. Featured celebrities: Kristen Johnston, Toni Braxton, Chairman Adam Selkowitz, Gilles Marini, Erica Tazel, Scott Michael Campbell, Scott Grimes, Christopher Tehlirian, Kellie Martin, John Savage, Blanca Blanco, Kristen Renton, Hunter Elizabeth, Jaclyn Betham, Jes Macallan, Jason Gray Stanford, Phill Lewis.