About Us

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The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through Education, Advocacy and Research. With the generous support of the public, we are "Fighting for Air." When you join the American Lung Association in the fight for healthy lungs and healthy air, you help save lives today and keep America healthy tomorrow.

Our History

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For over 100 years, the American Lung Association has led the fight for healthy lungs and healthy air. Today, our fight is more important than ever. » More

Our Impact

Whether it's searching for cures to lung diseases, keeping kids off tobacco or fighting for laws that protect the air we all breathe, the work of the American Lung Association helps to save lives every day.  » More...

Our Leadership

The American Lung Association is governed by a dedicated and diverse volunteer Board of Directors, and managed by an experienced team of staff who guide its lifesaving mission daily.

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Publications

Our Publications

The American Lung Association is a highly trusted organization, committed to transparency and accountability. Learn more from our Annual Report and other publications. » More