Category: Take Action

What is an FSR Patient Ambassador?

What is an FSR Patient Ambassador?

All of our patients ambassadors have a different experience and a different reason for becoming an ambassador. Find out in their own words what our patients ambassadors do and why they became involved with this program.

Support FSR through the CFC!

Support FSR through the CFC!

FSR is a part of the world’s biggest workplace charity campaign, the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC). The CFC enables government workers to support FSR through payroll deductions.

Swimming for Sarcoidosis Awareness

Swimming for Sarcoidosis Awareness

While all manifestations of sarcoidosis can causes physical symptoms, neurosarcoidosis in particular can come with serious mobility challenges. Mark Taylor is a neurosarcoidosis patient from New Zealand who is overcoming the challenges of neurosarcoidosis to raise...
Will You Help Us Find a Cure for Sarcoidosis?

Will You Help Us Find a Cure for Sarcoidosis?

FSR strives to bring patients the most up-to-date information about sarcoidosis, but we can’t do that without you. Besides being a rare disease, affecting only 200,000 people in the U.S., sarcoidosis is commonly misdiagnosed. The limited data that does exist doesn’t...
2018 Proclamation Successes!

2018 Proclamation Successes!

This year with the help of awesome sarcoidosis warriors all across the US, we were able to obtain at least 28 state level proclamations designating April as Sarcoidosis Awareness Month, as well as at least 12 local proclamations as well! Learn more about proclamations...
April might be over, but our fight isn’t. Join us!

April might be over, but our fight isn’t. Join us!

April might be over, but the fight against sarcoidosis isn’t! While April is Sarcoidosis Awareness Month, here at the Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research we have education, advocacy and research efforts going all year long! We invite you to join us in the fight-...
Memorial Monday: A Day for Remembering

Memorial Monday: A Day for Remembering

Each year during Sarcoidosis Awareness Month, we take the time to remember the lives lost too soon to this terrible disease. On this Memorial Monday, we mourn the loss of the fallen snowflakes and remind ourselves why it’s so important to get involved in the...
Wear Purple this Friday, April 13!

Wear Purple this Friday, April 13!

As we’ve done in past years, we’re encouraging sarc warriors and their loved ones to show off their purple pride this April for Sarcoidosis Awareness Month! Whether you’re decked out in head-to-toe purple or just sporting a subtle accent, find a way...