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|Close Date||February 28th, 2015 or when space runs out.|
|Age Limit||18 and up|
LUNG FORCE is a national initiative started by the American Lung Association to promote women's lung health and to raise awareness about the #1 cancer killer in both men and women, lung cancer. Although lung cancer is the number one cancer killer in both men and women, the rate of women that are being diagnosed has risen 118% while the rate of men has decreased by 21%. When we asked women what cancer was top of mind for them only 1% said lung cancer. Because of these statistics and being the least funded cancer the American Lung Association started LUNG FORCE. Anyone can get lung cancer, regardless or not if you smoke. 30% Of people diagnosed with lung cancer are not smokers.
This is a free 5K walk at the Dell Diamond. This is a family friendly event, there will be live music, mascot race, kids play area and prizes.
Must register on website: http://action.lung.org/austinwalkfy15
Any questions email: Jessye Padilla at firstname.lastname@example.org
Must arrive between 7:00 a.m. and 7:15 a.m. in order to check in and to receive assignments. Must be friendly and wear turquoise.
|Parking Details||Parking free at the Dell Diamond parking lot.|
|Causes||Advocacy & Human Rights Children & Youth Environment Health & Medicine Women|
|Skills||Cleanups Fitness Help w/People Race Registration Race Waterstops Communications|
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