June 3, 20239:00 a.m.


Great River ParkHartford, CT view on map


Janeene CatalanoCTWalk@Lung.org860-838-4362

participants starting the LUNG FORCE Walk

Small Steps, Bold Strides

Join us and turn small steps into bold strides toward a world without lung cancer and lung disease.

Come out and experience the celebratory and welcoming atmosphere of a LUNG FORCE event.

It doesn't matter how you roll, whether you like to saunter, power-walk or stroll.  There's a Walk Your Way virtual option for those who can't make it to the event.

The LUNG FORCE Walk provides critical funds for lifesaving research, early detection initiatives, and awareness outreach to vulnerable communities.

Register today and save your spot. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions about this year's event.

Great River Park
301 E River Drive
E Hartford, CT 06108

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Together We've Raised…

  • Raised:

    Goal: $45,000.00

Top Participants

    1. Raised $500 Personal Gift Amir Farid - $860.00
    2. Raised $500 Personal Gift Cara Faucher - $650.00
    3. Raised $500 Personal Gift Veronica Mann - $500.00
    4. Raised $250 Personal Gift Noreen Allsop - $325.00
    5. Raised $250 Personal Gift Peter Kaczor - $255.00
    6. Raised $250 Victoria Mainetti - $250.00
    7. Raised $150 Personal Gift Emanuela Vernile - $200.00
    8. Raised $150 Julie Andoscia - $198.00
    9. Raised $100 Jane Reardon - $100.00
    10. Raised $100 Personal Gift Joseph Vasquez - $100.00

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    Top Teams

      1. Shadi's Angels - $1,435.00
      2. Ma's Marvelous Mob - $750.00
      3. UCONN Health - $545.00
      4. Hartford RST - $255.00
      5. Syracuse-Rise Above - $250.00
      6. AZ Hartford - $198.00
      7. The Hartford Healthcats - $100.00
      8. Don Gross Sr. Team - $80.00
      9. AORNCT Periop Promenade - $75.00
      10. The Linck Crew - $75.00

      Why We Need You

      Lung cancer remains the leading cause of cancer deaths among women and men. Someone is diagnosed with lung cancer every two minutes and 14 seconds. 4 in 5 of those diagnosed will ultimately die of the disease.

      Why We're Hopeful

      More Americans than ever are surviving lung cancer. The survival rate has increased by a dramatic 13% to 22.6% in the last 5 years. Your support will help us continue the progress in our efforts to defeat lung cancer.


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      Thank You to Our Local Sponsors

      Trinity Health of New England KIA of East Hartford
      Nuvance Connecticut Lighting Centers Jefferson Radiology

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      Kindred Hospitals

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