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Become a Member

Become a NatCapLyme member and enjoy all the following benefits:

  • Timely e-mail alerts
  • Special announcements about self-help and education programs
  • Special updates on Lyme and tick-borne disease research
  • Invitations to free regional and local events including our medically recognized physician speaker program
  • Free tick-borne educational materials and an information hotline
  • Free membership

It is easy to join! Just fill out the membership information below:

Volunteer

NatCapLyme is a volunteer organization made up of people from all walks of life. It is our volunteers who make the events that drive our mission possible. Without your enthusiasm, drive and dedication, we would not be able to accomplish all that we do. If you would like to volunteer your time, please complete the form below and indicate the areas where you would like to help as we have many areas of interest to choose from.

Events

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HHS Tick-Borne Working Group Meeting

January 28, 2020 - January 29, 2020, 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Hyatt Place Washington DC

Washington, DC United States

January 28, 2020 - January 29, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM - TBDWG Meeting (in-person) The 11th meeting of the Tick-borne Disease Working Group will be held on January 28 and 29, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET on both days (times are still tentative). For this meeting, the Working Group will 1) hear presentations from eight subcommittees on their findings and potential actions for [...]

Annual 2020 Conference of the Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners

March 4, 2020 - March 7, 2020

Hilton Norfolk The Main

Norfolk, VA United States

Visit NatCapLyme’s exhibit table at the 11th Annual Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners Conference. For more information, please click this link: https://www.vcnp.net/events/2020_vcnp_annual_conference/

10th Annual FinishLyme 5K & 1K Fun Run

May 17, 2020, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The 10th Annual FinishLyme 5K/1K Run will drive awareness and raise money to help find a cure for Lyme disease – the number one tick-borne illness in the United States. The FinishLyme 5K will also feature a 1K fun run, as well as an information fair to educate the public about Lyme disease, its causes, symptoms and treatments.

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Johns Hopkins Sibley Memorial Hospital Chapter Meeting

February 2, 2020, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Johns Hopkins Sibley Hospital

Washington, D.C. United States

Click “Details” for directions. Also, please note that the meeting space is located on the second floor in room number 5.

Johns Hopkins Sibley Memorial Hospital Chapter Meeting

March 1, 2020, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Johns Hopkins Sibley Hospital

Washington, D.C. United States

Click “Details” for directions. Also, please note that the meeting space is located on the second floor in room number 5.

Johns Hopkins Sibley Memorial Hospital Chapter Meeting

April 5, 2020, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Johns Hopkins Sibley Hospital

Washington, D.C. United States

Click “Details” for directions. Also, please note that the meeting space is located on the second floor in room number 5.

Johns Hopkins Sibley Memorial Hospital Chapter Meeting

May 3, 2020, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Johns Hopkins Sibley Hospital

Washington, D.C. United States

Click “Details” for directions. Also, please note that the meeting space is located on the second floor in room number 5.

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Happy Holidays 2019

December 21, 2019

The Officers and Board of the National Capital Lyme Disease Association wish you and your family a Happy Holiday Season!

Join NatCapLyme at the 2019 DC Brau Holiday Market

November 30, 2019, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

DC Brau

Washington, DC United States

NatCapLyme will be in attending the DC Brau Holiday Market event in Washington, DC at their informational booth educating holiday shoppers about tick-borne diseases and how they can prevent being bit by a tick. Come early and enjoy the wonderful products for sale and get a start on your holiday shopping.

Virginia School Nurses Association’s 2019 Conference

November 9, 2019 - November 10, 2019

Hyatt Regency Dulles

Herndon, Virginia United States

In our continuing efforts to teach educators, teachers and school nurses about the dangers of tick bites and tick-borne diseases, NatCapLyme will be presenting and exhibiting at the Virginia School Nurses Association’s annual conference on November 9 and 10, 2019. This will be our fourth year of attending this important venue.

McLean Pet Fest and Howl’oween Pooch Parade

October 20, 2019, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

McLean Community Center

McLean, Virginia United States

Stop by the NatCapLyme booth as we teach and educate pet owners to protect both themselves and their pets from tick-borne diseases. 

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Your tax-deductible contribution will serve those suffering with Lyme and tick-borne diseases, their families and the health professionals who treat them. With your generosity, we can continue to make a difference in the lives of people suffering from Lyme disease.

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Ever consider honoring family and friends on important occasions like weddings, anniversaries, birthdays, holidays, graduations and special events? You can, in lieu of traditional favors, make your wedding or special event even more meaningful by supporting NatCapLyme.

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May we first express our sympathy for your loss. A donation can be made in honor of your deceased loved one or friend by supporting NatCapLyme.

If you would like to personalize a message associated with your donation, there is a text box provided below for this purpose. We will then send an appropriate card with your sentiments.

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Other Ways to Give

You can make a financial contribution to the National Capital Lyme Disease Association and support Lyme disease research and awareness from the options below:

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By Mail:

To donate by U.S. Mail, please make your check payable to the National Capital Lyme Disease Association and send to:

  • National Capital Lyme Disease Association
    P.O. Box 8211
    McLean, VA 22106-8211

You can also support Lyme Disease research and awareness through one of the options below:

  • Combined Federal Campaign
    The Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) is the annual fund-raising drive conducted by Federal employees in their workplace each fall. Each year Federal employees and military personnel raise millions of dollars through the CFC that benefits thousands of non-profit charities. NatCapLyme participates in this campaign and is listed as # 61506.
  • Matching Gifts
    You can double or triple the amount of your contribution to the National Capital Lyme Association through a Company matching plan. Many corporations have a matching gift program and will match your donation. Check with your employer to determine if they have a matching program.
  • GoodSearch.com
    A penny will be donated to the National Capital Lyme Association each time you use GoodSearch.com to search the web or for online shopping.

 

If you have any questions about donating to us, please send us an email or call us at (703) 821-8833.