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LUNG HEALTH CHAMPION REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Are you ready to fundraise $1,000 (per person) by March 2017 and receive special benefits? Click here to get started. General registration for RHA's 20th Anniversary Hustle Up the Hancock begins November 1, 2016 at 8:00 a.m. CST here at lungchicago.org.
LETTERS OF INTEREST DUE OCTOBER 31, 2016. Respiratory Health Association's Requests for Applications to fund lung cancer research and Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) research are now open. These new funding opportunities will support local research projects to improve our understanding of lung health and lead to improvements in treating and curing these lung diseases. Click here for more information.
RHA invites you to the Tenth Annual CHILL, an International Wine and Culinary Event, held Thursday, November 10 from 6:00 - 8:30 pm at the Merchandise Mart. Superb wines from winemakers worldwide are paired with cuisine from distinguished Chicago chefs amidst the ambience of the world’s largest collection of premier boutiques for home building and renovation. And this will be RHA's best silent auction and raffle yet.
The Highland Park city council just voted to raise the tobacco purchase age to 21 and Naperville is considering it. 95% of smokers starting before age 21; Tobacco 21 ordinances will save lives. The Illinois Senate has passed Senate Bill 3011 to make "Tobacco 21" statewide. The Illinois House needs to do the same. To learn more about thanking your Senator and sharing your support with your Representative, click here.
Win 2 tickets to see the smash hit musical Hamilton, the story of founding father Alexander Hamilton told on stage like you've never seen before. Matinee performance - Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 2:00 pm. Seats are Dress Circle, Row C. Drawing will be held on Friday, November 11, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. Raffle tickets are $20 each, click here to purchase yours now.
Thinking about running with us in 2017? You can run a race of your choice or join us for the next Bank of America Chicago Marathon all while helping to raise funds and awareness for lung disease! Multiple team benefits are included upon registration. No matter what running event you choose, you can make a difference! For more information click here.
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