Your fundraising stories
Stories written by people like you, about fundraising
Read stories about people's experiences fundraising across the UK! Find out what motivates them to get going, cross the finishing line and raise money for lung research.
Your stories about fundraising
Celebrating our inspiring female fundraisers
Today is International Women's Day. To celebrate, we're sharing with you some our favourite stories from these fantastic female fundraisers.
Losing my mum to IPF
After Stephen’s mum died from IPF, he knew he wanted to do something big to honour her memory.
How we remembered my father on our wedding day
Matt and Kat came up with a special way to commemorate his father, who died from IPF, at their wedding reception.
Running high for the British Lung Foundation
After his dad was diagnosed with COPD, Jason and his wife Julie took on the Zermatt ultra marathon to raise money and awareness of lung diseases.
I cycled across the country to raise money for the BLF
With her husband and friend, Karen, completed the Coast to Coast challenge in May 2019 to raise money and awareness of lung disease.
Why I’m running for people with mesothelioma
Alexandra is running 3 half marathons to raise money for mesothelioma support groups.
I rode from London to Paris for the BLF
Dan and his colleague Aston rode all the way to Paris as part of our first ever bike ride from London to the French capital.
My bronchiectasis won’t stop me from running marathons
Stuart has asthma and bronchiectasis but plans to run the 6 most famous marathons around the world.
Tell your story
Do you have a story to tell? It could be about your lung condition, a friend or relative you know who lives with one, or how caring for them impacts your life. We'd love to hear what you've got to say.