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As the state’s leading non-profit organization supporting lung cancer research and education, the Lung Cancer Initiative specializes in connecting patients, survivors and loved ones with the medical and research community. Our goal is to fuel medical discovery, increase survival and provide a network of hope and action for those affected. We have a high standard of fiscal responsibility for the funds we raise, and we pledge to maintain that standard while increasing advocacy across our state.


Our Mission

Our mission is to save lives and provide support to those affected by lung cancer through research, awareness, education and access programs.


Our Vision

To improve life for everyone affected by lung cancer.


Our Core Values

Passionate support of survivorship

Building Community






Responsible stewardship



GuideStar Highest Level


Lung Cancer Initiative has earned the 2020 Platinum Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. More info on GuideStar