Each year, too many lives are lost to lung disease and this is your chance to walk, raise money and make an impact in their honor. By joining the Fight for Walk you are making the commitment to fight lung disease so everyone can breathe easier- including you!
Families, individuals and teams join together in a walk to raise awareness for the 35 million Americans who suffer from asthma. Participants work together to fundraise.
Please join the thousands of individuals across the nation who believe in the cause and will walk in their communities as well.
You can get involved by:
- Registering as a Team Captain
- Joining an existing Team as a new registrant
- Signing up as an individual registrant
- Sponsoring the event
- Joining the event planning committee
- Making a contribution supporting a registrant
You may register at any time on the www.fightforairwalk.org website.
The Fight For Air Walk is a non-competitive 3-mile walk around Lake Como for particpants of all ages. There is no registration fee and all participants raising over $100 will be awarded an event t-shirt. Registration and pre-event festivities begin at 8:00 am with the Fight For Air Walk beginning at 9:00 am.
Friends & FamilyTeams/Corporate Teams: We encourage you to form a team and invite family, friends and co-workers to join you and help raise valuable dollars for the fight against lung disease.
Community Partnership Program: The Community Partnership Program is a unique opportunity for a corporate or friends & family team to receive recognition as an official sponsor of the Lung Walk & 5K Run. All team captains who gather five or more participants are invited to be a part of the program. Sponsorship benefits begin at the $1,500 fundrasing dollar amount and inlcude:
- Corporate logo/team name on official Lung Walk t-shirts
- Logo/team name on mile marker sign
- Recognition in event e-mail communications
We encourage you to fund raise at least $100 toward the cause. This is easier than you think! It is as easy as asking 10 friends for $10. Coaching packets and trainings are available. Please contact our office for more details (800-LUNG-USA).
Donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by the law. The American Lung Association ® is a registered 501 (c) 3 organization. Please make checks payable to the American Lung Association in Minnesota.
A fundraising packet is available to help you reach your fundraising minimum. Check out the "Fundraising Help" page on the main menu. If you need additional help in meeting the fundraising minimum requirement, please contact our office at 800-LUNG-USA. The ALA staff is happy to help coach and provide fast and efficient ideas to reach your fundraising requirement.