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Celebrating our inspiring female fundraisers

Today is International Women's Day. To celebrate, we're sharing with you some of our favourite stories from these fantastic female fundraisers.

I cycled across the country to raise money for Asthma + Lung UK

With her husband and a friend, Karen completed the Coast to Coast challenge in May 2019 to raise money and awareness of lung disease.

Read Karen's story

Running the London Marathon to give people "new lungs"

Jo's dad died from lung disease. She ran the London Marathon to help raise awareness.

Read Jo's story

With my diagnosis, I can make changes to my lifestyle

After a rollercoaster journey to diagnosis, Lorri organised a Take Steps walk with family and friends.

Read Lorri's story

Why I’m running for people with mesothelioma

Alexandra ran 3 half marathons to raise money for mesothelioma support groups.

Read Alexandra's story

My dad’s battle with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Kellie’s dad passed away from IPF. She shares his story and how she’s raising awareness of the condition.

Read Kellie's story

I’m doing the three-peaks challenge in memory of my dad

Rachel’s dad passed away unexpectedly following complications from COPD. In memory of him, she took on the three-peaks challenge.

Read Rachel's story

Feeling inspired? Why not take on your own charity challenge!

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6 March 2020