Last Days of August … make a donation to the 2021 Lung Run/Walk and your favorite team HERE  *Donations will be collected through August 31 and a prize will go to the team captain with most dollars raised post-event.

A Breath of Hope Lung Foundation is a Smart Givers accredited, best practice, 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization that is 100% funded by philanthropy. All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.

Despite the pandemic and its challenges, ABOH continues offer quality program services that positively impact the lung cancer field and the lives of families coping with lung cancer.

Your 2021 gifts support national lung cancer research awards focused on late-stage treatments and earlier detection ($150,000 each), $10,000 screening grants that help clinics overcome patient barriers to lung cancer screening, and programming for lung cancer patients and families that include:

  • Rides to treatment and medical appointments;
  • Companionship visits for those who feel isolated;
  • Support groups for survivors and caregivers; and
  • Support groups for those who grieve following a lung cancer loss.

Support the Fight

donate-button-ccYou can donate securely online. Your donation will fund ongoing lung cancer research, provide needed support services to patients who face a diagnosis without the help they need, and increase awareness of this misunderstood and deadly disease.

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ABOH has earned a 2021 Gold Seal of Transparency on GuideStarUSA! To achieve this level of recognition, GuideStar reviewed our program goals, strategies, capabilities, achievements, and progress indicators. ABOH is making a difference in the world. Thank you to all the ABOH volunteers, partners, and donors that make this work possible. You are our Stars! Check it out and tell us what you think: GuideStar ABOH profile.

Charities Review Council

Thank you for your support of A Breath of Hope Lung Foundation. We honor the trust you have placed in us and are committed to spending your gift responsibly. We have been reviewed by the Charities Review Council and are proud to have met its Accountability Standards. To read our charity review report, visit the Charities Review Council at


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