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Shared Stories

We all have a reason to fight for clean air. Check out some personal stories below that highlight the need for healthy, safe air.

Share your own story and tell us how air quality has impacted you.

  • Karen S

    Wow, where to begin? I will start with my being a young kid. I grew up with parents that smoked cigarettes till there... Read more

  • Jill H.

    My son has cystic fibrosis and there is currently no cure. His lung function will deteriorate throughout his life until... Read more

  • Hatton L.

    I have experienced respiratory issues – asthma, eczema, and allergies – since I was a child. While never... Read more

  • Therese S.

    I have been greatly impacted by lung disease since my mom died from lung cancer in 1986. I started working hard to... Read more

  • Marcy A.

    My concerns over climate change and poor air quality and their impacts on kids are personal. My son was born in the... Read more

  • Lexi S.

    My sister passed away at 19-years-old due to a fatal asthma attack. She had many triggers including allergies, smoke,... Read more

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