In celebration of Lupus Awareness Month, join us for the Lupus Link Minnesota Walk & 5K – Duluth on Wednesday, May 16 on The Lakewalk, beginning at The Sports Garden.
The fundraiser is a great way to support Lupus Link Minnesota and their statewide work to advance knowledge and mobilize resources to improve the lives of those affected by lupus and related autoimmune diseases. Together, we’re working toward a cure and in the meantime, awareness.
Register to participate. You can take part as an individual, join an existing team, or create your own team. Teams can be any combination of Walkers and 5Kers.
5:00 p.m. registration/check-in, silent auction, live music, program
6:30 p.m. Walk/5K start
Post Event: refreshments, program and awards
run or walk this 3.1 mile paved trail and receive your time at the finish
take a leisurely approximately one-mile walk
Free for those 5 and under, accompanied by a paid participant
do your own walk or 5K remotely or stay home with the remote in your hand
Set a fundraising goal to maximize your participation! The event raises critical funds in support of Lupus Link Minnesota's mission. Setting a fundraising goal gives your family and friends an opportunity to support a cause that's important to you!
Team and individual fundraising will be incentivized through the following gifts/promotions:
- Raise $100: Walk/5K long-sleeve t-shirt
- Raise $500: Lupus Link Minnesota fleece blanket
- Raise $1,000+ (by one-week prior to the event): receive a team/individual sign along the Walk/5K route
Fundraising continues through the events. Incentive prizes will be awarded combining online and in-person totals.
IN HONOR OR MEMORY OF SIGN
If you or your team are participating in honor of someone who is living with lupus or related autoimmune disease or in memory of someone who is deceased, please consider recognizing them. With a $50 gift, a customized 24" x 18" course sign will be placed along the route to be seen by all of our participants.