Fundraising Tips & Incentives
With more than 33 million people affected by lung disease in the US, each and every dollar raised will support lung disease research, educational programs and advocacy efforts. We need your help today to ensure there is a future free of lung disease!
- Personalize your personal fundraising page with why you are riding in support of the American Lung Association. Watch the participant center video learn how.
- Fundraise with Facebook: Set up a Facebook Fundraiser through your participant center. Check out this quick video about how to set up a Facebook Fundraiser.
- Download the Cycle for Air mobile app. Check out this quick video about how to utilize your Cycle for Air app.
- Check to see if your company does matching gifts
- Make a self-donation and ask others to match your gift
- Become a top fundraiser today
- Check out these awesome fundraising incentives
To get started, register today and login to your participant center. Watch this video to learn how to utilize the fundraising tools in your participant center. Next, follow the steps below for success!
Cyclists that raise $400 or more qualify for our prestigious Winner’s Circle club. Winner’s Circle members receive special incentives weekend of event. To qualify for the Winner’s Circle and receive your incentives at the event, your fundraising account must total $400 (or more) by April 10th. You can qualify for Winner’s Circle and earn incentives post event by reaching $400 or more by May 31st.
Winner's Circle Jersey & $50 Eastern Mountain Sports Gift Card Raise $400 by April 10th to receive event day (or May 31st to receive post event)
Custom Cycling Shorts & $75 Eastern Mountain Sports Gift Card Raise $750 by April 10th to receive event day (or May 31st to receive post event)
The Cycle For Air mobile app is available for Apple and Android devices. Make fundraising a breeze and convenient by asking and collecting donations on-the-go. Check out this quick video about how to utilize your Cycle for Air app.
Use the mobile app to:
- Text your family, friends and co-workers to easily ask for their support
- Update your Personal Page with why you ride
- Fundraise with Facebook - schedule pre-crafted posts to ask for donations at key intervals throughout the campaign that lead directly to your Personal Page
- Send pre-crafted donation and thank you emails to your friends
- Track your fundraising progress and more
Meeting your fundraising goal has never been so easy. Download the mobile app today and try it for yourself!
Use our company search tool above to see if your company offers a matching gift program, as well as find information on how to get started. Some companies without a formal program may still match your gift, if you ask your Human Resources department.
Become a Top Fundraiser Today
Are you ready to make Every Mile Count and become a top fundraiser? Do you need ideas on how to reach these fundraising levels? We can help you get there!
We have many fundraising tips that can help you meet and exceed your goals. Check out your online Participant Center to find all the available fundraising tools.