May 11, 20248:30 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)


Head House SquarePhiladelphia, PA view on map


Kate VeigaKate.Veiga@lung.org610-347-8215

participants posing for a photo at 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.

Together We've Raised…

  • Raised:

    Goal: $165,000.00

Top Participants

    1. Raised $1000 Personal Gift Katherine Harper - $2,350.00
    2. Raised $1000 Personal Gift Courtney Bollinger - $2,160.00
    3. Raised $1000 Personal Gift Julian Kam - $1,000.00
    4. Raised $1000 Nick Bodor - $1,000.00
    5. Raised $500 Personal Gift Sandra Shaw - $988.94
    6. Raised $500 Personal Gift Iesha Brown - $600.00
    7. Raised $500 Personal Gift Wale Oyebanji - $560.00
    8. Raised $500 Personal Gift Martin Fitzgerald - $550.00
    9. Raised $500 Personal Gift Mirela Kapllanaj - $550.00
    10. Raised $500 Personal Gift Claire Patire - $501.98

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    Top Teams

      1. Eddie Spaghetti - $5,460.00
      2. Mary's Angels - $4,635.00
      3. In for the LUNG haul - $4,525.00
      4. Sauntering for Shep, Mark that is! - $4,017.75
      5. Oh For Linda's Sake! - $3,145.00
      6. Team Danilani - $2,575.00
      7. Lung Champions - $2,415.00
      8. Fox Chase Cancer Center - $2,075.00
      9. The Lobe Trotters - $1,500.00
      10. Team Betty - $1,310.00

      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

      Kindred Hospitals Fox Chase Jefferson Jane and Lenord
      Independence Blue Cross Pfizer Oncology Genentech Daiichi-Sankyo
      Marquis Health Wawa Temple Health Janssen

      National Sponsors

      National Corporate Team Partner

      Kindred Hospitals

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