The Lupus Alliance of Upstate is hosting it's third annual Illumination event - an advocacy and awards event to elevate the conversation about Lupus - on May 2nd. Get the details and link to purchase tickets!

"Illumination is the annual advocacy and awards event of the Lupus Alliance of Upstate New York, attended by business and community leaders, health care professionals and those dedicated to building a stronger, healthier Western New York."

~ Lupus Alliance

The event will be held at The Admiral Room, located at 237 Main Street in Buffalo, on Thursday, May 2nd, from 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm.

The Tim Clarke Trio, will provide the entertainment. There will be amazing prizes, including a Labradorite necklace, bracelet and earrings set from Wild Things on Lexington Avenue in Buffalo.

The Lupus Alliance will be presenting its LEAN FORWARD Award "to those who have provided extraordinary service in support of LAUNY’s mission."

Award recipients recipients include:

  • Katherine Lucas, Owner and Producer, Buffalo Video Productions
  • Dr. Mary Margaret O’Neil, Rheumatologist, Rheumatology Wellness Care of WNY
  • Janet Rucki, Volunteer, Northeast New York Region
  • Trocaire College for their Mercy Action Project
  • Townsquare Media

The Lupus Alliance of Upstate New York will also announce a new education and support program.

Sponsors include: Excelsior Orthopaedics, GBUAHN, Priam Management, WBLK, The Breeze