Saturday, May 17th — Fight for Air Walk

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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!
Event Overview

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

Event Information:

You may register at any time on the website.  The walk will be held on Saturday, May 17, 2014.

All participants who individually raise at least $100 will receive a complimentary t-shirt.

For more information please contact our office via phone at 610-941-9595 or via email at

Mass Transit:
Call SEPTA at 215-580-7800.

Parking is available at the parking garage located on 2nd & Lombard Streets.  The entrance is on Lombard Street (signs will be posted).

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 (610-941-9595).

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 Pennsylvania.

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 610-941-9595.  The ALA staff is happy to help coach and provide fast and efficient ideas to reach your fundraising requirement.