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You're Invited to Join in the Walk to Cure Lupus


Woody Johnson, the New York Jets owner and national chairman of the Alliance for Lupus Research Walk with Us to Cure Lupus program, invites you to join us at the sixth annual New York City ALR Walk with Us to Cure Lupus. Join the ALR by forming your own team to support this important fundraising effort.

Date: Saturday, Oct. 24

Time: Check-in at 9 a.m., walk begins at 10 a.m.

Location: Battery Park

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The 5K (3.1-mile) New York City ALR Walk will be held on Saturday, Oct. 24, at Battery Park (by Castle Clinton) in lower Manhattan and will include refreshments, entertainment, Generation Jets Fest and special appearances by New York Jets alumni.

To register for the New York City ALR Walk or to request more information on this event, email or call the Alliance for Lupus Research toll-free at 866-WALK ALR (925-5257).

Lupus is a life-threatening disease that affects over 1.4 million Americans. But unlike many other chronic autoimmune diseases, most people still don't know what lupus is or how it affects the body. Systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus) is a chronic autoimmune disease that can affect the joints and almost every major organ in the body, including the heart, kidneys, skin, lungs and brain.

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