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Frequently Asked Questions

Thank you for joining us for Breathe Deep TOGETHER 2024! We're committed to ensuring your event experience is hassle-free and enjoyable. Below is our FAQ section, but please feel welcome to contact us anytime at with any questions you have. 


How can I participate? If you live in or are visiting Boston,  DC, or NYC, register to join us in person, or register for Breathe Deep Anywhere and walk virtually in your hometown on the morning of October 26, 2024. For detailed information and directions for those in-person events, visit the individual event pages.

Which cities will hold in-person events this fall?
Boston, Massachusettes
Washington, D.C.
New York City, New York

Can I participate if there isn’t an event in my city or if I am uncomfortable joining in person? Yes! Register for Breathe Deep ANYWHERE, our virtual walk option to participate in the comfort of your hometown with friends and family. You can walk on October 26 or host a walk or other activity anytime during the month of November! 

Is it free to register? Yes, registration is free whether you are participating virtually or in person.

How do I register? Head over to our main page at and scroll down to select the city you are participating from. If you don’t see your city listed, select “Breathe Deep ANYWHERE” and follow the prompts to sign up. If you have trouble registering or need your password reset, please email us at  

How do I submit my tribute photo/message? Please send the name of your loved one (note if it is in honor or memory), a photo, your city, and a brief message to Tributes will be shared on the Tribute Page, social media, and event program book.

Can I volunteer at Breathe Deep TOGETHER? Yes! If you can volunteer in Boston, DC, or NYC, please register for your preferred city, select 'Yes' on the volunteer question, and select the positions that interest you. Additional information will be sent via email.


Is fundraising required? Fundraising is not required to participate, but it is encouraged! Lung cancer survivors, caregivers, and advocates are teaming TOGETHER to fund remarkable lung cancer research, education, and support breakthroughs. We hope you will be part of the community building a future where no one dies of lung cancer. Connect with our peer-to-peer manager, Bailey, at if you have any questions!

Where can I send check donations? Check donations can be sent to P.O. Box 754, Chicago, IL 60690. Please add "BDT 2024" in the memo line.


How can I form or join a team? The more people we have united for Breathe Deep TOGETHER, the louder our voice will be! Contact Bailey at for help in creating or joining a team. 

How can my company participate, form a team, or sponsor Breathe Deep TOGETHER? Your company can participate in several ways, such as forming one (or several) teams, sponsoring the event to gain nationwide visibility, and matching donation fundraising challenges! Please contact us at to discuss the best way for your company to become involved.


I registered for an in-person walk but want to switch to virtual (or vice versa). If you are registered for Boston, DC, or NYC, and want to change from in-person to virtual or virtual to in-person, email us at, and we will gladly switch you!

Have a question you don’t see answered here? Please email us at

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