Fundraising Tips

To get started, register today and immediately get started in your Participant Center!

Want to know how to get the most out of your online fundraising efforts?
Follow these steps to success:

  • Make a self-donation and ask others to match your gift
  • Personalize your Personal Page with why you are going to make Every Step Matter
  • Send an email to friends, family and co-workers, asking them to support you in your fundraising efforts by making a donation of $10, $20, $40, or more
  • Fundraise with Facebook: Schedule pre-crafted posts with your social network at key intervals

Matching Gifts

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

Top fundraising climbers and teams are recognized through the Lung Champion program! The Lung Champion program acknowledges individual participants that have raised $500, $1000 or more.

Are you ready to make Every Step Matter 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, or contact your local event coordinator, Bennet Riley, to find a fundraising plan that is right for you.

Fundraising Incentives

Be Rewarded
Those who raise $100 or more will be rewarded with an additional fundraising incentive. This is our way of saying thank you for your fundraising accomplishments to support the mission of the American Lung Association.

Corporate Cup T-Shirt

Want to be rewarded? Those who make a self-donation of $40 or more will receive this official Corporate Cup T-Shirt! Sport your swag. Plus, individuals who self-donate raise twice as much as individuals who don't.