Get Involved 

The American Lung Association in California counts on volunteers to become involved and engaged in advancing our mission. We welcome your passion, skills and expertise to aid us in the fight for healthy lungs, and healthy air. 

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Why Volunteer?

Volunteering is a great way for you to give back to your community, meet new people, learn important skills for career development, and have fun!  

Getting involved with the American Lung Association in California gives you the opportunity to improve life for people with lung disease, take action against tobacco use, dirty air and global warming, and help future generations breathe easier tomorrow.  

Available Opportunities 

There are multiple ways you can help us in our mission of improving lives and preventing lung disease: 

  • Do you like planning fundraising events? You can help us plan and organize our unique events and help us raise funds and awareness in the fight against lung disease. Click here to learn more about our events. 
  • Do you like advocating for public health? Make your voice be heard today! Join our Action Network and take a leading role in urging legislators to eliminate tobacco, clean up our air, or reduce climate change. Click here to learn more about our advocacy priorities. 
  • Are you a health professional who wants to educate people about lung health? Our educational programs are always in need of volunteers who can assist us in providing lung health education to a variety of audiences. You can help us teach children afflicted with asthma how to best manage their symptoms, raise awareness about the harmful effects of smoking and air pollution, or even help adults cope with their lung disease may it be asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Click here to learn more about our programs. 


Questions? Contact your local office.