About Us

The American Lung Association in California is the leading health organization dedicated to fighting threats to lung health including lung cancer, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), tobacco and air pollution through education, advocacy and research. With the generous support of our donors and volunteers, our vision is to fill every breath you take with hope, because every breath you take matters.

We welcome all Californians to get involved with the Lung Association. Our events, programs, advocacy efforts and volunteer opportunities allow everyone to make a difference in the lives of those affected by lung disease:


ADVOCATE for legislation that directly affect lung health by strengthening clean air, climate change and tobacco control policies at the local and state levels. Sign up for our Lung Action Network.


FUNDRAISE as a participant in a LUNG FORCE Walk or Fight For Air Climb near you.


SECURE your company as a sponsor for one of our events or programs.


VOLUNTEER in one of our offices, at an event or program.


JOIN one of our award-winning lung health programs as a participant or volunteer.


DONATE to the American Lung Association in California.


ASK your company to match your personal donation


INCLUDE the American Lung Association in California in your will or estate plan and realize considerable tax benefits.


BE SOCIAL with us Like us on Facebook (American Lung Association in California) and Follow us on Twitter (@Californialung) then add your voice to the fight for lung health!