With more than 35 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 with healthy air to breathe!
Want to know how to get the most out of your online fundraising efforts? Follow these steps to success:
Make a Donation and Ask Friends & Family to Match It: When you make a personal donation, any amount you're comfortable with, you are demonstrating your commitment to the cause and it will encourage others to donate with confidence.
Make it Personal: If you have a personal reason for participating, share your story on your personal page and send to prospective donors.
Download the App: Available for Apple and Android devices, the Cycle For Air app is an easy way to update your personal page, send pre-crafted donation requests, check your fundraising progress, plus so much more all from the palm of your hand.
Share with your network: Create a Facebook Fundraiser through your Participant Center and share your story with your online community.
Use our Fundraising Tools: : If you're stuck or want to bounce ideas off of someone, help is just a click or phone call away. Go to your Participant Center or contact your events staff.
Employer Matched Gifts: Many companies offer matching gift programs in which the company will match an employee's contribution to a charitable organization. Contact your human resources department or use our matching gift tool to find out if your workplace qualifies.
Reach The Beach - Oregon is a fundraiser to support the American Lung Association. Every rider is required to raise a minimum of $150 in tax-deductible contributions in order to participate in the ride. For those of you who go beyond the minimum, there are exclusive gifts you can earn!
Don’t stop just yet, click here to view our individual incentives including a pass to the Columbia Sportswear Company Employee Store and a two-night stay on the Oregon Coast!
Invite your friends, family, neighbors, and coworkers to join you at Reach the Beach and work towards our Team Incentives
Learn more about our Ride Your Way Challenge and how you can earn a Columbia Sportswear Company hat of your choice by riding around our community click here.