Ways to Support our Mission

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No act of kindness is too small. 

We have a number of ways to get involved as much, or as little, as you're able. We deeply appreciate any and all support in our efforts to drive positive change.

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Share your Story

Our foundation has evolved from the outpouring of stories from people and their families being impacted by Lupus. If you or someone you know has been affected by Lupus, we ask that you share your story with us. We will keep your information and story private unless we have your permission to share. 




The You Got This, Kid! Leadership Foundation is growing rapidly and we have a number of opportunities for volunteers to support us directly, including but not limited to, an event coordinator, social media specialist and advocacy support. 

We also partner with several environmental organizations to host volunteer events that focus on improving the environmental landscape and waterways in local communities. Our evolving list of partners include the Lupus Foundation of America, the Musconetcong Watershed Association (MWA), Bette Midler's organization the New York Restoration Project (NYRP), the Mill River Watershed Association and the Alliance for Living Oceans

Words of Advice for Young Leaders

Drawing on 30 years of experience, author Chuck Saia makes seven unforgettable analogies between the business world and the animal kingdom, from developing an armadillo’s thick skin to spotting scorpion-like managers to building a team of dolphins.  Chuck’s direct and down-to-earth writing style makes for quick reading, inviting young leaders to sail through the book in one sitting. Click below to purchase!
100% of Proceeds are Donated to Lupus Research and
Environmental Sustainability

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Apparel, coffee mugs, and more featuring the captivating memorable animals from the book YOU GOT THIS, KID! Merchandise designed by our great illustrator, Alexia Papavasilakis! Click below to access our official Redbubble.

The YOU GOT THIS, KID! Leadership Foundation is dedicated to advancing lupus research and making a positive impact on our environment through conservation efforts. Approximately 70% of all merchandise proceeds go to these efforts. The remaining go to operational costs. There is no profit thanks to the Saia family who are advocates for lupus awareness and environmental sustainability.