Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Fundraising

Raise money for healthy lungs and clean air your way on your schedule. Honor a loved one or celebrate a special day. Make it a team effort or go it alone. If you have a special talent or hobby, make that part of your fundraiser.

What is DIY Fundraising?

DIY Fundraising means that you control when and where you fundraise to support the work of the American Lung Association. Contact us if you need some inspiration or direction.


Are you fundraising to honor someone with lung disease or celebrating a special day or milestone? Answering this will help you ask for donations.


Decide how long your fundraiser will be: one day or over several days or a few weeks? This will help you set a fundraising goal and convey urgency to donors.


Select the campaign type below that meets your needs. You can also share your fundraiser on social media to reach the maximum number of donors.

Start Your Own DIY Fundraiser

Be a Lung-Saver

You can honor a loved one, celebrate a birthday or mark a special occasion by starting a fundraiser in a few minutes.
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SMASH the Stats

Looking for a creative way to call attention to the importance of lung health? Join the movement to SMASH the stats and change the future of lung disease.
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Show Your Lung Power

Are you taking on a marathon or other athletic challenge? Let us help you fundraise while you train and compete.
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Live Stream for Lungs

Join a community of content creators and gamers while you live stream to help us achieve a world free of lung disease.
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Need Help?

If you need help with your DIY fundraiser or need additional ideas, please contact us.

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Would You Rather Fundraise Directly on Your Social Media?

Start a Fundraiser on Facebook

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Post a Donate Sticker in Instagram Stories

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Add a Donate Sticker to TikTok videos

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