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Step Up to the Challenge

VIP/Top Fundraisers

Are you ready to Step Up to the Challenge and become a VIP/Top Fundraiser? We can help you get there! And when you reach these important milestones you will also be making a significant impact on mission efforts to support all those affected by lung disease.

Join the Climb Champions Club!

Champions Club members are an elite group of fundraisers who:

  • raise $500+ for the Fight For Air Climb
  • are leading the fight for clean air and healthy lungs
  • are Champions in raising money and saving lives

Enjoy the perks of the VIP Champions Club:

  • Designated Champions Club start line
  • Champions Club branded dry-fit event shirt
  • Exclusive access to the Champions Club VIP tent on event day
  • Packet pick up at tent no waiting in registration lines!
  • Catered food exclusive to Champions Club members

All Champions will be entered into a drawing for an exclusive Champions Club Package including...

  • $250 Amazon Gift Card
  • Costco Membership

Raise $500 or more by March 31st for a chance to win a $100 West Stride Gift Card

Do you need ideas on how to reach these fundraising levels? If so, we have numerous fundraising tips that we can share to ensure you hit your goals. Visit our Fundraising Tips page for more information, check out your online participant center, and contact your local event manager, Brooke Cowen, to help determine a fundraising plan right for you.

2017 Champions Club Members

Srihari Veeraraghavan $7,750
Gerald Staton $6,991
Luis Aguilar $5,502
Jennifer Cobb $3,350
JoAnna Ward $3,332
Jane Gaboury $2,746
Douglas Kerns $2,551
Jessica Leonard $2,456
Bobby Ogletree $1,857
Karen McClelland $1,746
Leah Fischer $1,707
Becky Young $1,637
Alison James $1,604
Nancy Rowe $1,552
Chad Case $1,533
Logan Hendrix $1,533
Peace Johnson $1,500
Natalie Knight $1,351
Cj Branton $1,318
Roberta Thompkins $1,200
Audra Starr $1,198
Kyle Torok $1,196
Oscar Tarragó $1,175
Carmel Cowart $1,147
William Moore $1,100
Christopher Hale $1,099
Kris Durbin $1,040
Brooke Cowen $1,034
Karl Martin $1,033
Linda Spencer $1,009
Grant Carter $1,001
Carlous Nipper $1,001
Lauren Atwater $1,000
Linda Kohl $1,000
Lovette Russell $1,000
Adrienne Green $995
Tiffany Haney $925
Jason Peckham $905
Jason Hogan $901
Mary Cortez $883
Pauline Mandato $853
Joshua Frasier $835
Heather Barnes $833
Mary Jo Geiger $833
Paul Thaxton $817
Angela Kurkian $811
Selena Gaddy $810
Stanley Fineman $809
Ken Christensen $808
Melissa Bauer $786
Theresa Highsmith $783
Joshua Ryan $774
Cydni Martin $733
Zachary Phillips $726
Brian Martin $714
Caroline Templeman $695
Debra Porter $694
Lois Lee $680
Joan Sherwood $661
Robert Fineman $659
Michael Cummings $657
Rosalyn Ritchie $636
Laura Podewils $633
Marissa Rabin $633
Ethan Young $629
Tracie Turner $625
Clayton Meeks $620
Beverley Walker $610
Jared Joiner $609
Cody Phillips $600
John Mandato $597
Todd Bowers $586
Joe Lukas $584
Ruth Christensen $580
Daniel Todd $566
Wesley Linhorst $551
Jennifer Keith $550
Lora Riley $550
Wil Miller $536
Mark DiChesere $535
Chinika McMillian $534
Jeff Bennett $533
Kim Calloway $533
Andrew Lambert $533
Lisa Biagioni $531
Nesha Ridings $525
Brian Kump $520
Sandra Bailey $517
Angela Triscik $514
Nancy Ward $510
Bryan Peisel $508
Victor Serrano $505
James Stone $505
Shaundra Colson $500
June Deen $500
Charles Hoffman $500
Saeid Khansarinia $500
Coy Lassiter $500
Bonnie Miller $500
Kaylon Poe $500
Joseph Scheaffer $500
D'Angelo Smith $500
Meghan Wilde $500
Jennifer Wilson $500

Thank You to Our Local Sponsors

Signature Sponsor

Wellstar Actelion Rock 100.5 Northside Hospital Cancer Institute

Emory Woodruff Center Atlanta Allergy & Asthma Polar Breeze Boehringer Ingelheim Truth Initiative Smokefree Atlanta Georgia Society for Public Health Education Cousins Properties Costco Wholesale

National Corporate Team Partners

Kindred Healthcare Learn More About National Teams