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Join Rex and Jets in Walk to Cure Lupus


Honorary Walk to Cure Lupus co-chairs Rex Ryan, Jets Head Coach, and Mike Tannenbaum, Jets General Manager, invite you to help the Jets find a cure for lupus at our new home. If you or someone you know has lupus, or you just want to make a difference in someone's life, consider forming a team and raising funds for the Alliance for Lupus Research's seventh annual Northern New Jersey Walk With Us to Cure Lupus.

The 5K (3.1-mile) ALR Northern New Jersey Walk With Us to Cure Lupus will be held on Sunday, June 7, at the Atlantic Health Jets Training Center in Florham Park, NJ, and will include refreshments, entertainment and special appearances by New York Jets players and alumni. Registration begins at 9 a.m. and the walk is at 10 a.m.

To join the Jets team visit To start your own team or to request more information on the walk, visit, email, or call the Alliance for Lupus research at 732-842-1607.

The Alliance for Lupus Research is a national voluntary health organization based in New York City that was founded in 1999 and is chaired by Robert Wood Johnson IV, a member of the founding family of Johnson & Johnson. The ALR's mission is to find better treatments and ultimately prevent and cure systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE, or lupus), a debilitating autoimmune disease, by supporting the most promising research projects from scientists at the most prestigious universities, medical schools and hospitals throughout the world.

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