Foundation News

September 12, 2014
LUNGevity Praises Launch of National Cancer Institute Lung Cancer Drug Trials

September 12, 2014
LUNGevity Foundation Congratulates Frank Slack on His New Role in RNA Medicine

September 2, 2014
Baltimore Orioles’ Nick Markakis Steps Up to Bat to Fight Lung Cancer

August 28, 2014
Chris Draft Tackles Lung Cancer Like a Lineman and Earns the Title of August LUNGevity Hero

August 7, 2014
FOX Sportscaster Ken Rosenthal and Baltimore Orioles Mascot Don LUNGevity Bow Ties in Tribute to Late Orioles PR Director Monica Barlow

July 10, 2014
LUNGevity Names Bonnie Addario July LUNGevity Hero

July 9, 2014
LUNGevity Foundation, Lung Cancer Research Foundation, and Melanoma Research Alliance Join Forces in First-Ever Research Collaboration

July 9, 2014
Alberto Chiappori, Julien Sage, and E. Alejandro Sweet-Cordero Receive LUNGevity Foundation 2014 Targeted Therapeutics Awards for Lung Cancer Research

July 9, 2014
Zeynep Gumus, Abhijit Patel, And Kimberly Rieger-Christ Receive LUNGevity Foundation 2014 Early Detection Awards for Lung Cancer Research

July 9, 2014
Patrick Forde, Christine Lovly, and John Poirier Receive LUNGevity Foundation 2014 Career Development Awards for Lung Cancer Research

June 13, 2013
Richard Heimler Honored as June LUNGevity Hero

May 6, 2014
LUNGevity Foundation’s Hope Month Celebrates Progress in Fight against Lung Cancer

May 2. 2014
LUNGevity Foundation President Comments on Yesterday’s CMS Decision against Covering CT Scans

May 1, 2014
LUNGevity Foundation Applauds FDA Approval of Zykadia™ (ceritinib) as Additional Tool in Arsenal for Locally Advanced or Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

May 1, 2014
Bauer Family Honored as May LUNGevity Hero

April 8, 2014
Monica Barlow, Lung Cancer Advocate and Former PR Director for the Baltimore Orioles, Honored as April’s LUNGevity Hero

March 14, 2014
Authors Dr. Lynne Eldridge and David Tabatsky to speak at LUNGevity’s Fourth Annual Lung Cancer Survivorship Summit

March 4, 2014
LUNGevity Heroes Program to Celebrate Advocates in the Fight Against Lung Cancer

March 3, 2014
LUNGevity Foundation Receives Major Grant for Education Initiative

February 18, 2014
LUNGevity Foundation Represented at February Lung Cancer Targeted Therapies Meeting 

January 31, 2014
LUNGevity Foundation Announces Additions to Scientific Advisory Board

November 11, 2013
LUNGevity Foundation Cites Disproportionate Impact of Lung Cancer on Veterans

November 1, 2013
LUNGevity Salutes Importance of Lung Cancer Awareness Month

September 12, 2013
LUNGevity Announces 2013 Lung Cancer Early Detection Research Awards

August 13, 2013
LUNGevity to Sponsor First-Ever National Women’s Survivor Convention

July 30, 2013
Lungevity Applauds US Preventive Services Task Force for Lung Cancer Screening Recommendation

July 30, 2013
LUNGevity Announces 2013 Lung Cancer Research Grants

May 31, 2013
LUNGevity Foundation Joins Together with the Women Survivor Alliance to Empower Women Impacted by Lung Cancer

May 20, 2013
LUNGevity Foundation Hosts Second Annual Ping Pong Tournament

April 29, 2013
Lung Cancer Survivors from Across the Nation Gather to Share, Hope and Heal at LUNGevity's Third Annual Hope Summit

April 19, 2013
Lung Cancer Hope Month Event to Raise Funds for Lung Cancer Research, Features Special Guest NBC4's Doug Kammerer

April 10, 2013
North Shore Mayors Unite in Fight Against Lung Cancer; Deerfield Issues Proclamation and Honors High School Students

April 2, 2013
LUNGevity Foundation Announces Additions to Board of Directors

March 11, 2013
LUNGevity Foundation Hosts Second Annual "Take A Lap With LUNGevity" Walk At NBC 4 Health & Fitness Expo, March 16-17

February 22, 2013
Betsy Thurston joins LUNGevity as Vice President of Development

January 29, 2013
LUNGevity Foundation Launches One-of-a-Kind Lung Cancer Survivor Resource Center

January 29, 2013
LUNGevity Foundation Hosts Third Annual Hope Summit During May, Lung Cancer Hope Month

January 23, 2013
Nashville, TN Resident Named Winner of LUNGevity's Third Annual Caregiver Contest for Exceptional Support of Wife with Lung Cancer

November 19, 2012
Women's Swimwear Specialty Retailer Everything But Water Joins With LUNGevity Foundation in Fight to End Lung Cancer

November 15, 2012
LUNGevity Foundation Issues Requests for Applications for their 2013 Career Development and Team-Based Awards for Translational Research

November 15, 2012
LUNGevity Foundation Announces Third Annual Lung Cancer Caregiver Contest

November 8, 2012
LUNGevity Foundation and Take Aim at Cancer Join Together to Raise Awareness and Funds for Lung Cancer Research

November 2, 2012
Lung Cancer Survivors Share Stories of Value of Early Detection and Hope for More Effective Treatments

October 23, 2012
Lung Cancer Community to Gather on National Mall for LUNGevity's Fourth Annual Breathe Deep DC Walk to Fight Lung Cancer

October 12, 2012
LUNGevity Foundation Applauds FDA Approval of Abraxane® as Additional Tool in Arsenal for Locally Advanced or Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

October 3, 2012
Invaluable Volunteers Working to End Lung Cancer

September 20, 2012
Join LUNGevity for Inaugural Breathe Deep and Jump DC, Rappel from Downtown D.C.'s Woodward and Lothrop Building to Help End Lung Cancer

September 18, 2012
Lung Cancer Survivors, Loved Ones to Gather for LUNGevity’s Breathe Deep Baltimore Walk to Stop Nation’s Number One Cancer Killer

September 13, 2012
Shakin’ It Up!!  To End Lung Cancer

September 12, 2012
LUNGevity Foundation Applauds AACR Cancer Progress Report 2012

July 25, 2012
Join LUNGevity for Inaugural Breathe Deep and Jump DC, Rappel from Downtown D.C.’s Woodward and Lothrop Building to Help End Lung Cancer

July 24, 2013
LUNGevity Announces 2012 Lung Cancer Research Grants

June 20, 2012
LUNGevity Announces Partnership With CaringBridge

May 21, 2012
LUNGevity Breathe Deep PSAs to Air During Indianapolis 500 Festivities, Race

May 17, 2012
Leading Researchers Address Hope for Early Detection and Treatments for Lung Cancer

April 10, 2012
LUNGevity Foundation Hosts Breathe Deep DC Bowling

April 5, 2012
LUNGevity Foundation Hosts Inaugural Breathe Deep DC Golf Classic

April 4, 2012
EHE International and LUNGevity Foundation Highlight the Hope and Promise of Lung Cancer Research at Rockefeller Plaza Window Display

April 2, 2012
LUNGevity Announces New Link with LIVESTRONG

March 29, 2012
LUNGevity Foundation and Thomas G. Labrecque Foundation Host 9th Annual "Run As One" Event

March 27, 2012
LUNGevity Foundation Hosts 2012 Hope Summit During May, Lung Cancer Hope Month

March 22, 2012
LUNGevity Foundation Welcomes Corporate Executive Board as National Sponsor

March 14, 2012
LUNGevity Foundation Launches Breathe Deep PSA Campaign

March 1, 2012
LUNGevity Announces New “Slam Dunk” Fundraiser

February 24, 2012
LUNGevity Foundation, Thomas G. Labrecque Foundation Join Together to Raise Awareness and Funds for Lung Cancer Research

February 17, 2012
LUNGevity and GRACE Present Seminar on Molecular Markers in Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

January 18, 2012
Germantown, Tenn. Resident Named Winner Of LUNGevity’s Annual Caregiver Contest for Exceptional Support of Husband with Lung Cancer

January 17, 2012
LUNGevity Foundation and GRACE Present “2011 Highlights in Lung Cancer Screening and Targeted Therapies” Webinar

January 11, 2012
LUNGevity Foundation Hosts "Take A Lap With LUNGevity" Walk as Part of NBC 4 Health & Fitness Expo, Jan 14-15

January 3, 2012
LUNGevity Foundation Expands Management Team

November 22, 2011
LUNGevity Foundation issues Request for Applications for their 2012 Career Development Awards for Translational Research

November 22, 2011
Women's Swimwear Specialty Retailer Everything But Water Joins With LUNGevity Foundation in Fight to End Lung Cancer

November 15, 2011
Online Lung Cancer Patient Caregiver Resource Center Opens

November 14, 2011
LUNGevity Foundation Applauds National Campaign to Educate Public about Nation’s Number One Cancer Killer, Lung Cancer

November 11, 2011
“No Show Bowl” Raises Money to Benefit Lung Cancer Research, Brings Together Alumni of Legendary Rivals

November 3, 2011
Lung Cancer Survivors, Caregivers and Families From Across Nation are Sharing Their Stories of Impact of Nation's Number One Cancer Killer

November 2, 2011
LUNGevity Foundation Launches 21 Events During Lung Cancer Awareness Month

October 26, 2011
Titans Rookie Jamie Harper Lends Support to Breathe Deep Nashville

October 17, 2011
LUNGevity Foundation Receives Lung Cancer Advocacy Award

October 3, 2011
LUNGevity Foundation Announces Inaugural 'Breathe Deep Denver' 5K Walk/Run

October 3, 2011
'Breathe Deep Nashville' Steering Committee Chairman Named

October 3, 2011
NASCAR Legend Sterling Marlin Joins 'Breathe Deep Nashville'

September 29, 2011
LUNGevity Foundation Awarded Coveted Four-Star Charity Navigator Rating

September 23, 2011
LUNGevity Foundation Lung Cancer Award Featured In Eic’s 15th Annual Prism Awards Showcase

September 16, 2011
LUNGevity Steps Up National Conversation on Lung Cancer

August 26, 2011
LUNGevity Foundation Praises Recent FDA Approval of New Lung Cancer Treatment Drug XALKORI®(crizotinib)

June 20, 2011
LUNGevity Announces Lung Cancer Research Grants

May 23, 2011
LUNGevity on "Comcast Newsmakers"

April 27, 2011
LUNGevity Foundation Creates Inaugural Lung Cancer PRISM Award

April 15, 2011
The Bold and the Beautiful to Receive First Prism LUNGevity Award

March 1, 2011
LUNGevity Announces Agreement with Global Resource for Advancing Cancer Education (GRACE)

March 1, 2011
LUNGevity Launches Link Up

November 4, 2010
LUNGevity Applauds Results of Nationwide Study

LUNGevity Foundation finds significant promise in the National Cancer Institute’s National Lung Screening Trial

November 1, 2010
Veterans Answer The Call To Fight Lung Cancer

October 26, 2010
Women’s Swimwear Specialty Store Everything But Water Collaborates with Designer Carmen Marc Valvo to Benefit LUNGevity Foundation
Designer To Make Special Appearance in Bethesda

October 18, 2010
Lynda Carter Speaks Out

October 14, 2010
LUNGevity announces two new ways to honor those we care about

September 9, 2010
Lungevity taps new marketing strategy to fund research and battle lung cancer

Leading lung cancer organization to launch national events brand

August 18, 2010
LUNGevity Announces Regional Community Outreach Program

Fastest growing charity to establish local presence in key markets

July 26, 2010
LUNGevity Adds Monthly Donations

Even a small monthly donation makes a large impact!

June 17, 2010
Protect Your Lungs Merges with LUNGevity, Creates Premier Lung Cancer Foundation

Established organizations join to combat nation’s deadliest cancer

June 15, 2010
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