Original post from April 4, 2011:
If you believe knowledge is power and wished young smokers understood the health risk they are taking, then you need to participate in this annual event! It is the 5th year for the Cancer-Free Lungs walk/run.
Where: Headwaters Park, Downtown Fort Wayne
Cost: 13 years old and over $18 each, 12 and under $8 each, children in strollers FREE
Registration: Online at www.CancerFreeLungsEvents.org or at the event
There is a wonderful silent auction and raffle during the event. Some of the very cool items are: Colts Helmet, Vera Bradley Set, Spa Package from Elite Woman, Tin caps Package, Peg Perego Ride on Toy. Also, upon completion of the route, all runners/walkers are served Edy's Ice Cream.
Cancerfree Lungs is a non-profit organization started in 2004 in Indianapolis by Amy and Dr. Hanna. Its mission is to reduce the burden of lung cancer through education, prevention and research. Understanding the great need for awareness, education, and prevention, Cancer-free Lungs focuses on Tobacco Education Program to provide education to kids about the health effects of smoking.