Thank You to our Amazing Summer Fundraisers!

August 6, 2015

Lung Cancer Foundation of America is so grateful to all of our LCFA fundraisers who spent their summer planning, preparing for and hosting amazing fundraisers. The funds raised by these energetic volunteers will go a long way to helping LCFA fund the types of transformative research that will lead to new treatments for lung cancer […]

6th Annual Kingfisher Open Volleyball Tournament

July 25, 2015

Hoffman Memorial Complex in York, PA, will be the site of the 6th Annual Kingfisher Open Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, July 25, 2015.  The Kingfisher tournament was organized to honor a fellow volleyball player, father, friend and husband, Clark E. Fisher. Originally from New Columbia, Pennsylvania, Clark attended Pennsylvania State University and graduated with a […]

The 2nd Annual Purple and White Fight Night

May 16, 2015

May 16, 2015 Hosted by Danyelle Shapiro and Ashley Janover  8pm – 11pmUp & Down244 West 14th Street New York, NY 10011 Don’t miss this 2nd annual extravaganza including food, DJ, pop up stores, raffles, silent auction – something for everyone!  Purchase your tickets now:Purple and White Fight Night Tickets     

Ross Speilfogel’s Run For Ilene

May 9, 2015

May 9, 2015          Support Ross as he takes on the Bridgehampton Half Marathon in memory of his Aunt Ilene, who passed away on 10/4/13 from lung cancer. Run4Ilene    

Robert J Worpenberg Memorial Golf Outing – 12:30pm – 9pm

May 2, 2015

May 2, 2015 Beautiful Walden Ponds Golf Club in Fairfield, OH is the setting for this first annual Golf outing in memory of Robert Worpenberg.  Bob, the owner of Cincinnati Alarm Systems, lost his battle with lung cancer in April of 2014.  Support lung cancer research and purchase tickets for this golf outing: Robert J […]

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 was Gavin’s Grandmother and she passed away from lung cancer when Gavin was just 11 […]

Michael Pascucci’s 2nd Annual “Ride for Jay”

September 6, 2014

Michael’s second annual ride to honor his mom, a great woman lost too soon to lung cancer, and to help research and bring hope to those currently suffering was a very successful and impactful event.  Stay tuned for Michael’s 2015 plans!      

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 to “Kitty’s Picks”) enjoyed the delicious buffet, open bar and great silent auction as well […]

5th Annual kingfisher Memorial Volleyball Tournament

July 26, 2014

Saturday, July 26, 2014 was a day to have fun, raise money for LCFA and to remember and honor our dear friend Clark Fisher at the 5th annual event. So far we have raised over $15,000 for the LCFA. Clark Fisher, an athlete and a non-smoker, was diagnosed with lung cancer in early 2009. On […]

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 judge. Proceeds benefit Lung Cancer Foundation of America. For more information, please visit: http://northeastgacharityhorseshow.com/  

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 W 21st StNew York, NY 10010 LCFA is very grateful to Danyelle and Ashley for […]

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 lung cancer on October 29, 2013.  Thank you to Angie for all of her efforts!  […]

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 three daughters, Ali 14, Brittany 16 and Cassie 21 hosted an unbelievably successful Polish Off […]

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 and unique fundraiser – and it looks like it was a lot of fun, too! […]

4th Annual Kingfisher Open Memorial Volleyball Tournament

August 30, 2013

  The 4 Lady winners – 2012 Kingfisher Tournament In 2010, friends of Clark Fisher started the Clark E. Fisher Memorial and the 1st Annual Kingfisher Open Memorial Volleyball Tournament. Since then they’ve raised over $31,000 to help local cancer patients and support lung cancer research. Clark  Fisher,  an  athlete  and  a  non-­smoker,  was  diagnosed […]

Michael Pascucci’s Bike to the Bronx Fundraiser

July 25, 2013

   On Saturday, July 20, 2013, Michael Pascucci completed a 74 mile bike ride from Poughkeepsie, NY to The Bronx in honor of his mother Geraldine – affectionately known as Jay to those closest to her. Jay fought her battle with lung cancer as long as her will would allow, but after 2 years, she […]

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 Spaghetti Diners!  Your efforts and participation are greatly appreciated!

“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 golf tournament to raise funds for lung cancer research and LCFA.  The tournament took place […]

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 at a local shopping mall. The girls were asked to donate to LCFA and have […]

Charity Halloween Golf Tournament, Malibu, CA

October 27, 2012

The Malibu Ladies Golf Club and LCFA joined forces to host a Charity Halloween Golf Tournament on Saturday, October 27, 2012 at The Malibu Golf Club, 901 Encinal Canyon Road, Malibu, CA. We all enjoyed a beautiful autumn day – golfing, lunch, drinks, raffle prizes – it was a great time! And, our golfers were […]

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 Geoff’s father, Al and of helping fight the battle against lung cancer. Raise a glass […]

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 WIN: $10,000 Includes: 10 tickets Recognition as a WIN sponsor PLACE: $5,000 Includes: 5 tickets […]

3rd Annual KingFisher Memorial Volleyball Tournament, York, PA

July 28, 2012

The friends of Clark Fisher, an athlete and a non-smoker who lost his battle with lung cancer in November of 2009, will host the 3rd Annual KingFisher Memorial Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, July 28, 2012. Proceeds from this event, sponsored by Apple Automotive, will be donated to Lung Cancer Foundation of America for lung cancer […]

2nd Annual Sharon Ann Clough Memorial Golf Tournament Against Lung Cancer, Rochester, NH

June 11, 2012

The 2nd Annual Sharon Ann Clough Memorial Golf Tournament Against Lung Cancer will be held on June 11, 2012 at the Rochester Country Club in Rochester, NH. Beginning at 8:30am, the shot gun best ball tournament will include lunch. There will also be a raffle and silent auction at the event. Please click here for more information […]

6th Annual Golf4Erik Tournament, Fontana, CA

May 11, 2012

The 6th annual golf tournament honoring the memory of Erik Hidalgo will be held on May 12, 2012 in Fontana, CA. Each year since 2007, Erik’s family has hosted a golf tournament in his honor with the proceeds going to charity. This year, the Hidalgo family team has again designated Lung Cancer Foundation of America […]

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 among this population of First Responders. Lung Cancer Foundation of America is asking for your […]

Breath of Relief, A Benefit for Lung Cancer Awareness, Herndon, VA

February 18, 2012

On February 18 2012, Virginia high school student, Nathan Wong, organized a benefit concert with proceeds going to Lung Cancer Foundation of America. Nathan and his team feel strongly about raising funds for lung cancer research since, in his own words, “my group members and I have been personally affected by this cancer that has […]

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 was the father of Wharton Wines’ founder, Geoff. While Al was only 67 when he […]

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 proud survivor and active volunteer for LCFA. Her latest project was hosting a fundraising event […]

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 lung cancer victims while raising funds for lung cancer research, was held on November 19, […]

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 4 Lung Cancer in August 2009) and Uniting Against Lung Cancer. Click here for Information Flyer.

The Sharon Clough Memorial Golf Tournament Against Lung Cancer, Rochester, NH

August 16, 2011

The first annual Sharon Clough Memorial Golf Tournament Against Lung Cancer was a rousing success, raising some much-needed funds for LCFA’s lung cancer research grants. The tournament, complete with hole in one contests on the 4th, 7th, 12th and 16th holes, included a putting contest and a silent auction. Please click here for more information.

2nd Annual Kingfisher Memorial Volleyball Tournament, York, PA

August 6, 2011

The friends of Clark Fisher, an athlete and a non-smoker who lost his battle with lung cancer in November of 2009, hosted the 2nd Annual KingFisher Memorial Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, August 6, 2011. The proceeds raised at this event were donated to the Cancer Patient Help Fund (a local organization in York) and Lung […]

Powersource Entertainment Run/Walk, Snellville, GA

May 21, 2011

Powersource Entertainment hosted a very successful run/walk in memory of Carolyn Lockhart, Emma Lee Perkins and Thelma Lee Holley on Saturday, May 21, 2011 at Shiloh High School in Snellville, GA. The event included free food and games and live music and events. Thank you to our hosts for all their efforts! Click here for Information […]

5th Annual Golf4Erik Tournament, Upland, CA

April 29, 2011

The 5th annual golf tournament honoring the memory of Erik Hidalgo was held on April 29, 2011 in Upland, CA. Each year since 2007, Erik’s family has hosted a golf tournament in his honor with the proceeds going to charity. This year, the Hidalgo family team designated Lung Cancer Foundation of America as the recipient […]

Girls Night Out To Benefit Lung Cancer Foundation of America, Washington, UT

November 6, 2010

On November 6, 2010, a “Girls Night Out” hosted by the families of the Washington City Firefighters and benefiting Lung Cancer Foundation of America was held at the Washington City Community Center. The guests were welcomed by volunteers provided by the local Target store, which made this event their volunteer event for the month of […]

Suzanne Wilson Breath of Life 5K Fun Run/Walk, Brenham, TX

November 6, 2010

A Fundraiser Benefiting Lung Cancer Advocacy at Lung Cancer Foundation of America & Suzanne Wilson Breath of Life Foundation. The Suzanne Wilson Breath of Life 5K will include a run and walk. Dogs are welcome and encouraged to participate in our Doggie Costume Contest. Join us at the conclusion of the race for fun, music, […]

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 were served. The event was free to the public & a portion of all proceeds […]

Superman Scramble Golf Tournament, Louisville, KY

October 17, 2010

The first annual “Superman Scramble” Golf Tournament at Indian Springs Golf Course in Louisville, KY was a huge success. 80 golfers and 60 guests had lots of fun playing in the shotgun style tournament and participating in the silent auction and raffles. Everyone enjoyed Mark’s Feed Store (local BBQ) food. Lori Monroe, co-founder of LCFA […]

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 some very special bottles of wine donated by various Napa valley wineries. All ticket proceeds […]

Kingfisher Open – Memorial Volleyball Tournament, York, PA

August 7, 2010

Clark Fisher, an athlete and a non-smoker, was diagnosed with lung cancer in early 2009. On November 12, 2009, he lost his battle with this disease. To honor his memory, friends of Clark Fisher started the Clark E. Fisher Memorial and the 1st Annual KingFisher Memorial Volleyball Tournament. Clark loved his family, friends and volleyball, so […]

A Tribute to Film Maker Andrew Swan with Proceeds Going to LCFA, Pasadena, CA

July 24, 2010

Del Weston, founder of Action On Film Festival International Film Festival sponsored the movie premier of Swan, One Man’s Journey. The event was hosted by Executive Producer, Ed Bernero and members of the Cast of CRIMINAL MINDS as a charity event benefitting Lung Cancer Foundation Of America. The movie paid tribute to Andy Swan, a […]

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

Big Sunday ’10 Southern California, the Largest Regional Community Service Event in America: “Polishing Off Lung Cancer” Nail Polish Booths

May 1, 2010

During Big Sunday Weekend, volunteers hosted nail polish booths across Southern California to benefit and raise awareness for the Lung Cancer Foundation of America. OPI (the nail polish company), generously introduced BreatheLIFE, a new blue nail polish specially designed to call attention to LCFA’s important work. On Big Sunday Weekend, for a small donation, people […]

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 and much more were on the agenda for the evening.