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Every Step Counts

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When:

March 9, 20196:30 AM (CT)

 

Where:

U.S. Bank Center 47 Floors, 1034 Stairs

 

Contact:

Monique Hughes262-395-1699

When you participate in a Fight For Air Climb event, you are stepping up to make a positive impact for those affected by lung disease. You will raise funds to support the American Lung Association's mission while climbing the stairs of a skyscraper.

Whether you are climbing alone or with friends and family, for a healthier lifestyle or in honor of all those who are affected by lung disease, you will achieve a sense of personal accomplishment when you reach the top. Defeating the physical challenge and reaching the height of your fundraising potential will be a gratifying experience. Every Step Counts as we move forward in our fight for healthy lungs and clean air!

Register today, and we will help you from the first step in your Climb experience all the way to the finish line. There is no elevator to a cure; you have to take the stairs. Contact us with questions or for more information.

Order your Climb Swag Today

Be sure to check out our Climb Store to order your Alumni T-Shirt or Tank, the 1,034 Steps sticker decal and your Stairwell sign. 

Need a place to stay the weekend of the Climb?

Thanks to our partnership with the Westin Hotel in Milwaukee attached to the U.S. Bank Center, we are able to offer a $99/night room rate to all those who book their rooms for the weekend of the Climb (March 8 March 9) by using this website or by calling the Westin reservations line at 866-912-1060 and requesting the Fight For Air Climb Room Block. Book today!

Collecting cash or check donations to support your climb?

Be sure to use our pledge form and drop off or mail your donations before Event Day to:

Fight For Air Climb-Milwaukee
c/o American Lung Association in Wisconsin
13100 W. Lisbon Rd. Suite 700
Brookfield, WI 53005

Questions about the Fight For Air Climb?

Please review our Event Day Details and FAQ.

Register Today Donate

The Fight For Air Climb is one of the American Lung Association's signature fundraising events. Climbs are held in prominent skyscrapers, giving participants the opportunity to join together with friends, family and co-workers to climb to the top of the building! Over the last several years, our Fight For Air Climb events have raised more than $53 million to support the mission of the American Lung Association.

More than 26,000 participants from 44 Climb events across the country came together last year to raise more than $7.4 million. This year, you can raise money to support research, patient education and advocacy efforts.

The Fight For Air Climbs vary in the number of flights and stairs to climb, but each event offers an opportunity for teams and individuals to challenge themselves. Whether you are climbing as a part of a healthy lifestyle, to beat your previous time or in honor of all those who are affected by lung disease, you will achieve a sense of personal accomplishment as you reach the top of the building and the height of your fundraising potential. Every step you take moves us forward in our fight for healthy lungs and clean air.

Are you ready to help make Every Step Count?

Register Today Donate

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When you participate in a Fight For Air Climb event, you are stepping up to make a positive impact for those affected by lung disease. You will raise funds to support the American Lung Association's mission while climbing the stairs of a skyscraper.

Whether you are climbing alone or with friends and family, for a healthier lifestyle or in honor of all those who are affected by lung disease, you will achieve a sense of personal accomplishment when you reach the top. Defeating the physical challenge and reaching the height of your fundraising potential will be a gratifying experience. Every Step Counts as we move forward in our fight for healthy lungs and clean air!

Register today, and we will help you from the first step in your Climb experience all the way to the finish line. There is no elevator to a cure; you have to take the stairs. Contact us with questions or for more information.

Order your Climb Swag Today

Be sure to check out our Climb Store to order your Alumni T-Shirt or Tank, the 1,034 Steps sticker decal and your Stairwell sign. 

Need a place to stay the weekend of the Climb?

Thanks to our partnership with the Westin Hotel in Milwaukee attached to the U.S. Bank Center, we are able to offer a $99/night room rate to all those who book their rooms for the weekend of the Climb (March 8 March 9) by using this website or by calling the Westin reservations line at 866-912-1060 and requesting the Fight For Air Climb Room Block. Book today!

Collecting cash or check donations to support your climb?

Be sure to use our pledge form and drop off or mail your donations before Event Day to:

Fight For Air Climb-Milwaukee
c/o American Lung Association in Wisconsin
13100 W. Lisbon Rd. Suite 700
Brookfield, WI 53005

Questions about the Fight For Air Climb?

Please review our Event Day Details and FAQ.

Register Today Donate

The Fight For Air Climb is one of the American Lung Association's signature fundraising events. Climbs are held in prominent skyscrapers, giving participants the opportunity to join together with friends, family and co-workers to climb to the top of the building! Over the last several years, our Fight For Air Climb events have raised more than $53 million to support the mission of the American Lung Association.

More than 26,000 participants from 44 Climb events across the country came together last year to raise more than $7.4 million. This year, you can raise money to support research, patient education and advocacy efforts.

The Fight For Air Climbs vary in the number of flights and stairs to climb, but each event offers an opportunity for teams and individuals to challenge themselves. Whether you are climbing as a part of a healthy lifestyle, to beat your previous time or in honor of all those who are affected by lung disease, you will achieve a sense of personal accomplishment as you reach the top of the building and the height of your fundraising potential. Every step you take moves us forward in our fight for healthy lungs and clean air.

Are you ready to help make Every Step Count?

Register Today Donate

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  • We've Raised:

    Our Goal: $750,000.00

Top Participants

    1. Milestone Personal Gift John Richter - $1,050.00
    2. You Are Fundraising Like a Pro Personal Gift James Wigginton - $500.00
    3. You're Doing Great Personal Gift Erica Leannah - $470.00
    4. You're Doing Great Personal Gift Janet Abegglen - $328.00
    5. You're Doing Great Personal Gift Tiffany Serpico - $298.00
    6. You're Doing Great Personal Gift C.J. Wauters - $250.00
    7. Keep Up the Good Work Personal Gift Miguel Martinez - $203.00
    8. Keep Up the Good Work Personal Gift Amber Vinci - $200.00
    9. Keep Up the Good Work Personal Gift Linda Panyan - $193.00
    10. Keep Up the Good Work Personal Gift Sara Uebele - $188.00

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    Top Teams

      1. Hydrite Beakers - $1,050.00
      2. Team Evey - $521.00
      3. PatheticClimbers - $470.00
      4. Anthem Blue Cross & Blue Shield - $452.00
      5. We Energies - $399.00
      6. Godfrey+Kahn & Friends - $350.00
      7. The Red Hot Chili Steppers - $323.00
      8. Body By Design - $230.00
      9. West Allis Fire Department - $210.00
      10. TAKE FLIGHT - $203.00

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      Thank You to Our Local Sponsors

      Presenting Sponsor

      Anthem BlueCross Blue Shield

      Building Sponsors

      US Bank Westin Downtown Kitchen

      Media Sponsors

      TMJ4

      Premier Sponsors

      Baker Tilly Godfrey & Kahn, S.C.

      Contributing Sponsors

      Ralph Evinrude Foundation

      National Corporate Team Partner

      Kindred Healthcare

      Learn more about National Teams

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