Events

National Sponsors

LUNGevity is grateful for the support of our 2014 National Sponsors

 

Pfizer Oncology

 

Lung Cancer Profiles

 

CEB 2012

Fundraising Guide

Raising money for LUNGevity is easier than you think! Learn how to raise $1,000 for lung cancer research in just six simple steps.

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The Participant Center

The Participant Center is your home for easy and fun online fundraising. This guide will help you customize your Personal Page, e-mail all of your friends and family to ask for their support, and view your progress.

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Team Captain Guide

Are you a team captain or are you considering taking a leadership role in our event? Learn how you can recruit team members and inspire others to commit to ending lung cancer.

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LUNGevity Merchandise

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Show your support! 

Breathe Deep Boston 5K Walk

Saturday, November 1, 2014

DCR's Carson Beach
William J Day Blvd.
South Boston, MA 02127

Map  |

Our Story 

In 2006, two long-time lung cancer survivors, the late Rich Kaufman and the late Geri Norris, with the support of a small group of family, friends and volunteers also touched by lung cancer, started the first walk in Boston. Since then, this grassroots movement has successfully drawn thousands of participants and raised over $1,000,000 for lung cancer research, education, and support resources and advocacy for those affected by lung cancer. All walk proceeds have been for the benefit of LUNGevity Foundation, and we in the BREATHE DEEP BOSTON community are proud that Boston institutions, their physicians and scientists, are so well represented in the foundation's history of investment in research projects across the country. 

Honor a lost loved one or celebrate a survivor

Honor markers, each with a customized tribute message, will be placed along the event course to guide walkers and runners. To order your tribute message, download a form here.

Sponsors & Partners

Find information on sponsoring this event here!


Additional website - www.bostonlungcancerwalk.com

Kick-Off Event

When: Tuesday, September 16th
            5:30-7:30 p.m.

Where: Game On! Boston
             82 Lansdowne Street
             Boston, MD 02215

Game On! Boston is helping to blow the whistle on lung cancer and raise awareness about the upcoming LUNGevity Breathe Deep Boston 5K Walk.

Interested walkers can learn more about Breathe Deep Boston and register online. Enjoy complimentary appetizers and soft drinks and show off your best drop shot on the new Blazing Paddles ping pong table. Bring friends and meet other walkers to gain tips and tricks on fundraising.

Space is limited! RSVP by Sept. 9 to Diana Aldecoa, 917-921-5719, daldecoa@lungevity.org.

We Need YOUR Stories!

LUNGevity Foundation's publicity team promotes Breathe Deep Boston participants through the media, and we need your stories! By generating media attention for the event, we can attract new walkers, help walkers boost their fundraising, and spread the mission of LUNGevity Foundation. When people read, hear or watch stories about their neighbors and why they participate in Breathe Deep Boston in the media, they are much more likely to contribute financially to the cause.

LUNGevity Foundation's Publicity Team is looking for stories from/about:

• Lung cancer survivors and patients who walk
• Families that walk together
• Walkers aged 70 and older
• Medical professionals walking alongside patients
• Longtime walkers
• Top fundraisers
• Unique fundraising strategies
• AND any other personal anecdotes: why you joined Breathe Deep Boston, how cancer has affected your life, how your life has changed because of the event, etc.

Please email andrea@teakmedia.com with your story. Include your first and last names, town or city, and phone number.

Presenting Sponsors

 

Platinum Sponsors

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Gold Sponsors

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Silver Sponsors

 

Bronze Sponsors

South Shore Bank Logo   Great Harvest

In-Kind Donors

Dan Busler Photography Logo

 

 

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Prefer to mail in your registration and/or your donations? Download a form and mail it in:

Registration form

Donation form

Form to donate
goods or services

SCHEDULE

This event will take place rain or shine!

  • Check-in/registration begins: 10:00 am
  • Program: TDB
  • Walk: TDB
  • Closing ceremony: TDB
REGISTRATION FEES
  • Lung cancer survivor: FREE
  • Adult: $25
  • Senior (60 years or older): $15
  • Student (with valid ID): $15
  • Youth (13 years or younger): $10
  • Child (3 years or younger): FREE but must register and sign waiver
QUESTIONS?

boston@lungevity.org

Breathe Deep Boston 5K Walk

Goal:
$220,000.00
Achieved:
$19,010.00

Make a gift!

9 percent of goal achieved.

Total Registrants: 171

Total Teams: 37
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