Dancing to Make a Difference

November 30, 2014

On Sunday, November 30, 2014, the National Honor Society of Jefferson-Morgan High School in Jefferson, PA hosted a dance and Chinese Auction in memory of DJ Bedilion.  “Dancing for DJ” was the brain child of NHS President, Gavin Koratich.  DJ … Continue reading

5th Annual LCFA “Day at the Races”

July 27, 2014

  Sunday, July 27th – even though it RAINED in Del Mar that morning – the LCFA “Day at the Races” event was our largest and most successful yet! Our large, fun-loving and race WINNING crowd (thanks in large part … Continue reading

3rd Annual Northeast Georgia Charity Horse Show

June 27, 2014

  Beautiful North Georgia was the setting June 27-28, 2014 for the third annual Northeast Georgia Charity Horse Show. The show was held at Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center in Gainesville, GA, with the honorable Bill Waller of Knoxville, Tennessee as … Continue reading

Purple and White Fight Night

May 10, 2014

  Volunteers Danyelle and Ashley hosted their May 10th event to honor their parents and raise funds for lung cancer research.  “Purple and White Fight Night” was held on Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 8:00pm to 11:00pm at: Taj II48 … Continue reading

Trivia Night

April 25, 2014

LCFA volunteer Angie hosted a Trivia Night at Lake Camelot Community Clubhouse in Mapleton, IL on Friday, April 25, 2014 at 7:00pm.  Angie’s event was a tribute to the memory of her father, Jerry McCaw, who lost his battle with … Continue reading

Polish Off Lung Cancer – Florida

November 19, 2013

Dedicated to Michael Tepsic and his fight with Small-Cell Lung Cancer During National Lung Cancer Awareness month, Lung Cancer Foundation of America is proud to welcome this very active Mother/Daughters team to the LCFA family: On Saturday, November 9th, Michael’s … Continue reading

Zumbathon Fundraiser for LCFA

October 3, 2013

  On Saturday, September 21, 2013, on what would have been her Father’s 69th birthday, Brittany Fackrell hosted a zumbathon, concert and raffle to raise money for Lung Cancer Foundation of America. Brittany exceeded her fundraising goal with this innovative … Continue reading

Abe’s Angels Spaghetti Dinner

June 17, 2013

 Abe’s Angels Spaghetti Dinner, held on  June 9, 2013 raised over $2,000.00 for lung cancer research!  What a triumph for LCFA volunteer Peggy Abe as well as for lung cancer research and LCFA! Thank you, Peggy, and all those great … Continue reading

“Smokeless” Marin!

June 7, 2013

 LCFA is very fortunate to have even more young philanthropists who are making a huge effort to raise funds for lung cancer research.  Dan & Deven, 7th Graders at Del Mar Middle School in Tiburon, CA hosted their first a … Continue reading

Polish Off Lung Cancer, Paramus Park, NJ

December 15, 2012

One enterprising young philanthropist found a very unique way to celebrate her birthday. Inspired by her Grandfather’s battle with lung cancer, this Lady Bountiful invited her group of friends to celebrate with her at a “Polish Off Lung Cancer” event … Continue reading

Shop Wharton Wines, Yountville, CA

July 30, 2012

Geoff and Rhonda Wharton, of Wharton Wines in Napa Valley, have once again demonstrated how big their hearts are. They’ve designated LCFA as the recipients of ALL net proceeds from their 2010 Chardonnay! This is the Wharton way of honoring … Continue reading

3rd Annual LCFA “Day at the Races”

July 29, 2012

July 29, 2012 | Del Mar Race Track “Where the turf meets the surf down in old Del Mar” Featuring the LCFA Breath of Life Race All proceeds will benefit LCFA Individual tickets – $150 Purchase OR Suggested Sponsorships Purchase … Continue reading

9/11 First Responders Fundraiser, Nationwide

April 1, 2012

Among the 12,000 police officers and others who responded to the September 11th attacks, many have been diagnosed with cancer-related disabilities, more than triple the rate before the attack. LUNG CANCER ranks as the most commonly diagnosed form of cancer … Continue reading

Shop Wharton Wines, Yountville, CA

December 1, 2011

In the month of December, Wharton Wines will donate $5 to LCFA for every bottle of wine sold. For Wharton Wines, the month of December is one of remembrance. December marks the one – year passing of Al Wharton. Al … Continue reading

Shop for a Cure, Louisville, KY

November 19, 2011

Five years ago, Nancy Huhn was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. She has never been a smoker, but was unknowingly exposed to radon in her home for almost fifteen years. Nancy has beaten the odds and is now a … Continue reading

Namaste for Lung Cancer, Roseville, CA

November 19, 2011

Yoga has so many ways of relaxing one’s mind and body. This is especially true when dealing with the stresses of a loved one having lung cancer. Namaste for Lung Cancer a unique event to help the friends and families of … Continue reading

Bling, Breathe, Believe – Benefiting LCFA

November 17, 2011

The evening festivities included Speakers from Oncimmune (Blood Test Can Help Detect LUNG CANCER) Gulledge Family Wellness Linda Meyer Parrish, author of There IS no Stage 5 Gold Stash for Cash Shopping and Silent Auction H – orderves and BLINGtinis

Superman Scramble Golf Tournament, Louisville, KY

September 11, 2011

The 2011 “Superman Scramble” Golf Tournament at Indian Springs Golf Course in Louisville, KY will be held Sunday, September 11, 2011. Proceeds will benefit LCFA along with supporting Michael McDill, (a young father of two who was diagnosed with stage … Continue reading

Bling, Breath Believe Charity Event, Leawood, KS

November 4, 2010

Christine Gregory of the Queen of Paws Boutique at Trendz (aka Tashi Tai Treasures) organized this amazingly successful charity event benefiting Lung Cancer Foundation of America – The evening festivities included Shopping, Gold Stash for Cash, and Door Prizes. Appetizers and drinks … Continue reading

Tuscany Under the Stars, Los Angeles, CA

September 25, 2010

Guests attending the sold out “Tuscany Under the Stars” fundraising dinner hosted by Mr. & Mrs. Marine at their home, enjoyed wine tasting, music and dinner. Country singer Sean Patrick McGraw serenaded the guests while wine maker Geoff Wharton shared … Continue reading

Polishing Off Lung Cancer at the Greek Orthodox Church of St. Dionysios

June 11, 2010

It’s open to the public… to be Greek for a weekend! Lots of Greek food and entertainment and bring awareness to lung cancer! St. Dionysios Greek Orthodox Church8100 West 95th StreetOverland Park, KS 66212-3214(913) 341-7373 For information contact Christine at CGKoukla@kc.rr.com

Spa Party for Lung Cancer, North Wales, PA

April 19, 2010

Lung cancer survivor Donna Lista hosted a “Girls Night In” Spa event in partnership with BeautiConrol, with the purpose of having fun while raising awareness and donations to benefit LCFA and Lung Cancer Research. Facials, relaxation stations, fabulous foot treatments … Continue reading

Cabaret for a Cure

December 2, 2009

High school seniors Emily Kolata, Sarah Opshinsky, Courtney Gallagher and Lizzie Sallusti presented “Cabaret for a Cure” on December 2, 2009. The girls hosted an art exhibit and Broadway song show to benefit lung cancer awareness and research. Students from … Continue reading

Friendraiser, New York, NY

November 12, 2009

About 60 people joined LCFA at a Manhattan Friendraiser hosted by Russell Putterman and Beth Mauro, Marilyn Harrison and Susan Brooks. Pfizer pharmaceuticals graciously underwrote the event. Great food and drinks were served. LCFA Board member, Susie Mandel kicked off … Continue reading

5th Annual Chicago 5K Lung Run

September 12, 2009

LCFA co-founder Lori Monroe and David Sturges set up a tent with LCFA t-shirts, brochures, and BreatheLIFE nail polish at the annual Chicago Lung www.lungrun.org. LCFA co-founder and survivor, Lori Monroe,and her friend Anne. LCFA co-founders and survivors, Lori Monroe and … Continue reading

Wango Tango, Irvine, California

May 9, 2009

LCFA was invited to have a table at the VIP/Swag room at the Wango Tango music festival hosted by K-Earth FM. LCFA handed out gift bags with OPI’s BreatheLIFE nail polish along with LCFA brochures. The celebrities signed LCFA’s graffiti wall book … Continue reading