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LUNG FORCE WALK

2021 LUNG FORCE Walk

Boston, MA


-180 days to the Walk!
 

When:

June 5, 20218:30 AM (ET)

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Where:

Franklin Park Zoo Boston, MA

Event Details

 

Event Manager:

Erin Hickey-ReardonBostonWalk@lung.org

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Per CDC guidance, masks are no longer required for fully vaccinated people in public spaces. If you are not yet fully vaccinated, to ensure the safety of our immune-compromised participants and volunteers, masks are required in official event spaces when in close proximity to other attendees. If you are fully vaccinated and still would like to wear a mask, you are welcome to do so.

Because Breathing is Living!

two women waving ribbons at a LUNG FORCE WalkJoin us in the fresh air for this year’s LUNG FORCE Walk.

We're coming together safely and responsibly to make a difference in the lives of people with lung cancer and lung disease.

Where: Franklin Park Zoo - Zebra Entrance
1 Franklin Park Road
Boston, MA 02121

Time: Check-in begins at 8:30 AM, and the Walk will commence at 9:30 AM.

Parking: Parking is FREE and available at the Zebra Entrance parking lot between Franklin Park Rd and Blue Hill Ave (Peabody Circle) or the parking lot on Circuit Drive/N. Jewish War Vets Dr. See event map HERE.

Masks (updated): Per CDC guidance, masks are no longer required for fully vaccinated people in public spaces. If you are not yet fully vaccinated, to ensure the safety of our immune-compromised participants and volunteers, masks are required in official event spaces when in close proximity to other attendees. If you are fully vaccinated and still would like to wear a mask, you are welcome to do so.

Mandatory Health Screening: All participants, volunteers and staff must pass a health screening questionnaire no more than 24 hours prior to entering the Franklin Park Zoo. A link to the screening will be live on the event website and sent via text on Friday. Proof of completion will be required to enter the event. You are encouraged to use a cell phone to take the online screening, and take a screenshot of your passing results. Note: adult guardians can take the screening on behalf of minor participants.

What to bring: Bring any remaining donations to turn in at check-in. We’ll have light refreshments and music at the event.

Distance: There are 2 options available: 1 lap (approximately 1.5 miles) or 2 laps (approximately 3 miles).

Inclement weather: The Walk will be held rain or shine.

More questions? Please visit our FAQ page.

*Participants who raise $100 or more will receive a signature LUNG FORCE Walk t-shirt, and anyone who raises $150 or more qualifies for additional incentives. Check them out HERE! The official fundraising deadline to earn incentives and awards is Friday, July 2.

Follow us on Facebook: LUNG FORCE Walk Boston

Make a Donation


 

Our Walk Safe Commitment

Our Walk Safe Commitment includes spatial distancing, health screenings, sanitation protocols, and face masks.

The American Lung Association is committed to the health and safety of our participants and volunteers. We will continue to closely monitor public health conditions and CDC guidelines as we plan for the 2021 event.

Click here to download our Walk Safe Commitment document.

group of young adults at a LUNG FORCE Walk LUNG FORCE Walks are the American Lung Association's signature outdoor event series to support and promote lung health. The Walks and Run/Walks provide critical funds for lifesaving research and early detection.

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced all of us to reimagine how we come together and rally around important causes like lung cancer awareness and research funding.

No matter how we come together during this time—masked and spatially distant or virtually — we will do so in a spirit of hope and generosity to support those carrying the heavy burden of lung cancer and lung disease.

Register today. If you have questions about registration anything else about the event, please contact us.

Welcome to the LUNG FORCE family!

Register Today Make a Donation

Help a participant or team reach their fundraising goals.

To find an individual or team participating in this event, enter all or part of the name in this field:


Per CDC guidance, masks are no longer required for fully vaccinated people in public spaces. If you are not yet fully vaccinated, to ensure the safety of our immune-compromised participants and volunteers, masks are required in official event spaces when in close proximity to other attendees. If you are fully vaccinated and still would like to wear a mask, you are welcome to do so.

Because Breathing is Living!

two women waving ribbons at a LUNG FORCE WalkJoin us in the fresh air for this year’s LUNG FORCE Walk.

We're coming together safely and responsibly to make a difference in the lives of people with lung cancer and lung disease.

Where: Franklin Park Zoo - Zebra Entrance
1 Franklin Park Road
Boston, MA 02121

Time: Check-in begins at 8:30 AM, and the Walk will commence at 9:30 AM.

Parking: Parking is FREE and available at the Zebra Entrance parking lot between Franklin Park Rd and Blue Hill Ave (Peabody Circle) or the parking lot on Circuit Drive/N. Jewish War Vets Dr. See event map HERE.

Masks (updated): Per CDC guidance, masks are no longer required for fully vaccinated people in public spaces. If you are not yet fully vaccinated, to ensure the safety of our immune-compromised participants and volunteers, masks are required in official event spaces when in close proximity to other attendees. If you are fully vaccinated and still would like to wear a mask, you are welcome to do so.

Mandatory Health Screening: All participants, volunteers and staff must pass a health screening questionnaire no more than 24 hours prior to entering the Franklin Park Zoo. A link to the screening will be live on the event website and sent via text on Friday. Proof of completion will be required to enter the event. You are encouraged to use a cell phone to take the online screening, and take a screenshot of your passing results. Note: adult guardians can take the screening on behalf of minor participants.

What to bring: Bring any remaining donations to turn in at check-in. We’ll have light refreshments and music at the event.

Distance: There are 2 options available: 1 lap (approximately 1.5 miles) or 2 laps (approximately 3 miles).

Inclement weather: The Walk will be held rain or shine.

More questions? Please visit our FAQ page.

*Participants who raise $100 or more will receive a signature LUNG FORCE Walk t-shirt, and anyone who raises $150 or more qualifies for additional incentives. Check them out HERE! The official fundraising deadline to earn incentives and awards is Friday, July 2.

Follow us on Facebook: LUNG FORCE Walk Boston

Make a Donation


 

Our Walk Safe Commitment

Our Walk Safe Commitment includes spatial distancing, health screenings, sanitation protocols, and face masks.

The American Lung Association is committed to the health and safety of our participants and volunteers. We will continue to closely monitor public health conditions and CDC guidelines as we plan for the 2021 event.

Click here to download our Walk Safe Commitment document.

group of young adults at a LUNG FORCE Walk LUNG FORCE Walks are the American Lung Association's signature outdoor event series to support and promote lung health. The Walks and Run/Walks provide critical funds for lifesaving research and early detection.

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced all of us to reimagine how we come together and rally around important causes like lung cancer awareness and research funding.

No matter how we come together during this time—masked and spatially distant or virtually — we will do so in a spirit of hope and generosity to support those carrying the heavy burden of lung cancer and lung disease.

Register today. If you have questions about registration anything else about the event, please contact us.

Welcome to the LUNG FORCE family!

Register Today Make a Donation

Help a participant or team reach their fundraising goals.

To find an individual or team participating in this event, enter all or part of the name in this field:

  • We've Raised:

    Our Goal: $40,100.00

Top Participants

    1. Milestone Self-donation Rosanna Pecorelli - $2,175.00
    2. Milestone Self-donation Brian Glassett - $1,425.00
    3. Milestone Josephine Marino DiMarzo - $1,159.00
    4. Keep It Up Self-donation Meaghan Navon - $678.00
    5. Keep It Up Lyndsay Chenard - $650.00
    6. Keep It Up Self-donation Michael Marcello - $533.00
    7. Self-donation Caitlin Erwin - $513.00
    8. Keep It Up Self-donation Denise Goldstein - $500.00
    9. Keep It Up Self-donation Eric Phaneuf - $500.00
    10. Self-donation Katie Kelley - $400.00

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    Top Teams

      1. Ann's Allstars - $3,309.00
      2. Team Linda 2019 - $1,278.34
      3. Team Marino - $1,264.00
      4. MA Leadership Board - $1,200.00
      5. Team Helene - $1,000.00
      6. Sandy Strong - $933.00
      7. Strong Striders - $790.00
      8. Christina's Crusaders - $650.00
      9. Eddie's COPD supporters - $600.00
      10. Revolution - $550.00

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