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The Fight For Air Climb is one of the American Lung Association’s signature fundraising events. Climbs are held in prominent skyscrapers, giving participants the opportunity to join together with friends, family and co-workers to climb to the top of the building! Your participation will raise the funds necessary to help provide life-saving lung health education, research and advocacy efforts.

Fountain Place
1445 Ross Avenue
Dallas, Texas 75202

The Fountain Place building is 51 floors and 1020 stairs!

You can register online by choosing Register and specifying your participation type. Then follow the prompts to complete your registration. Please feel free to reach out to event manager Dolores Johnson with any questions.

Yes, there is a minimum fundraising requirement of $100 per person. Climbers have until event day to meet their minimum fundraising requirement of $100 per person. Climbers who have not met their fundraising requirement on event day will need to pay the outstanding amount in order to participate in the climb.

No, the registration fee does not apply towards the fundraising minimum. Please contact Dolores Johnson if you would like to brainstorm fundraising ideas.

A team captain gathers together friends, family and co-workers. Each team captain helps guide their team members, from online registration, to setting and achieving their fundraising goal, to seeing them through to the finish line. Being a team captain is a fun and rewarding experience. Are you ready to make Every Step Count? Register as a team captain today.

  • Ideally, a team consists of a captain and a three or more additional team members.
  • Teams can be classified as Corporate (meaning that they are representing a company or organization), Friends and Family, or First Responder.

No, the registration fees and fundraising minimum are per individual. There are no additional fees for creating a team.

  • Teams provide a way for groups to get involved with the American Lung Association to raise funds and awareness of healthy lungs and air.
  • Teams allow organizations to show their philanthropic spirit.
  • A team provides great motivation to reach a personal fitness goal while enjoying time with others.

Yes! We have several tools available to help team captains: from creating a team page, to helping additional team members register to join the event, and to ensuring your team fundraising goal is met.

  • Mobile App: Download our mobile apps for Apple and Android devices to fundraise and communicate with your teammates on-the-go!
  • Emails:We'll help you through the process of being a team captain by providing you with email templates that are tailored to help you with recruitment and fundraising.
  • Internal kick-offs and informational meetings: We're happy to work with you to have a memorable team kick-off to get your team all fired up!

Our local staff members are here to support you and your team with any questions. We are here to help you be successful in your fundraising efforts and to have FUN!

Thanks to the generous support of people like you, the American Lung Association saves lives by fighting for healthy lungs and healthy air. Today, our fight is more important than ever, and 86 cents of every dollar raised by our organization goes directly to education, research and advocacy.

Many companies will offer to match an employee's contribution to a charitable organization. You can ask your HR department about your company’s policy, or use our company search tool to discover basic information for many company policies.

Use our company search tool below to see if your company offers a matching gift program, as well as find information on how to get started.

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If your company is not listed, contact your Human Resource department for more information because some companies without a formal program may still match your gift.

Donations can be sent to the American Lung Association office:

Fight For Air Climb - Dallas
c/o American Lung Association in TX
8140 Walnut Hill Lane, Suite 410
Dallas, Texas 75231

If you are part of a team, please be sure to include your name and team name.

If you have other questions, please contact our Special Events staff.

Thank You to Our Local Sponsors

Spok TruWest Fountain Place
Baylor Scott & White
Rise Nation Capital Senior Living

National Climb Partner for Healthy Air

Aprilaire

Become a Sponsor

National Corporate Team Partner

Kindred Healthcare

Learn more about National Teams

American Lung Association, 8140 Walnut Hill Lane, Dallas, Texas 752311 T: 214-631-5864 | Contact