Each year, too many lives are lost to lung disease and this is your chance to climb, raise money and make an impact in their honor. By joining the Fight for Air Climb, you are making the commitment to fight lung disease so everyone can breathe easier- including you!
Families, individuals and teams join together in a climb 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 climb 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 lunginfo.org/njclimb website. The climb will be held on the Saturday, March 2nd at the Harborside Financial Center Plaza 5, Jersey City, NJ.
Climb begins at 10 am / Registration begins at 9 am
All participants, in addition to their $25 registration fee, are required to raise at least $100 prior to race day and will receive a complimentary t-shirt.
Click here for directions to Harborside Financial Center Plaza 5
Public parking is available adjacent to Harborside Plaza 5 at the parking lot next to the light rail tracks on Hudson Street.
All climbers are required to raise $100 for the American Lung Associaton prior to event day. This is easier than you think! It is as easy as asking 10 friends for $10. Coaching packets and trainings are available. Please contact Tracy Ingram, at 800-932-0903 x20 for additional fundraising ideas. 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 New Jersey.
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 908.685.8040. The ALA staff is happy to help coach and provide fast and efficient ideas to reach your fundraising requirement.