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.
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.
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.
Why I’m running for people with mesothelioma
Alexandra ran 3 half marathons to raise money for mesothelioma support groups.
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.
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.
Feeling inspired? Why not take on your own charity challenge!
What we do
One person in five in the UK is affected by lung disease. Millions more are at risk. We’re here for every one of them.