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Faces of Lupus Unveiled: A Benefit Gala

Faces of Lupus Unveiled: A Benefit Gala

02.06.2012 / Views

On Saturday June 2nd, 2012 the exclusive 1st annual fundraising gala evening “Faces of Lupus Unveiled” tookplace at a premiere hotel, the Aloft Birmingham Solo Square (downtown Homewood). 


It’s an extraordinary opportunity to experience stellar musicians in an intimate setting, and to show your support for The Lupus Foundation of America andVisionOne, Inc., wide variety of services offered to those affected by this very serious and under-recognized chronic disease. 


Laya Events hosting Faces of Lupus Unveiled Gala with proceeds benefitting The Lupus Foundation of America and VisionOne Inc. Our goal for the Gala with a night of more than 150+ attendees and raise more than $50,000 for the organizations. Your support helps our mission; research, educating patients and caregivers, raising awareness to the public and helping to find a cure.


 The evening will featured a Mardi Gras Masked Theme and after 5 attire with “Unveiling the 2 Faces of Lupus”, a cocktail reception, cajun hors d'oeuvres, dessert buffet, entry into an hourly raffle, fabulous musically charge live entertainment, a prize for most elegant mask, complimentary gift bag and valet parking.


The 2012 Annual Faces of Lupus Unveiled Gala will recognized; 

2 Faces of Lupus Spokespersons  


William Gaines, living advocate of lupus 
Jacqueline J. Cockrell, living advocate of lupus 

Chandra Kendall, Mistress of Ceremony 

Dr. Robert P. Kimberly MD, Keynote Speaker 

Howard L. Holley Professor of Medicine 

Director, UAB Comprehensive Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Autoimmunity Center 


The event will also feature live band performances by: 


PJ Spraggins 

Marquita Anthony 


Appearances from Latrisha Redmom member of Shei Band 


CEO of Fee-nomenal Music, LLC