CLEVELAND — The American Lung Affiliation is launching a brand new calendar to commemorate the annual Battle For Air Climb that takes place throughout the USA annually.
Yearly, Cleveland firefighters climb Key Tower with greater than 45 kilos of drugs to lift cash for the occasion, however this 12 months, the American Lung Affiliation is switching issues up.
Native firefighter, Zach Lapuh will characterize the Cleveland workforce, which has raised greater than $30,000 for the American Lung Affiliation over 10 years, within the calendar advocating for lung well being.
“I climb the Lung Affiliation’s Battle For Air Climb yearly to lift consciousness of lung illness, which loads of firefighters undergo from after years of inhaling smoke preventing fires,” Lapuh mentioned. “I’m grateful that the Lung Affiliation’s calendar raises cash to assist help firefighters’ lung well being.”
The $20 Calendars are actually obtainable for pre-order and can be delivered in October, and have firefighters from all throughout the U.S.
“Respiratory ailments stay a big well being challenge for firefighters and emergency responders,” a press launch from the group says, “The Lung Affiliation mission hits near residence with firefighters due to elevated publicity to gases, chemical substances and smoke within the line of obligation. This publicity might consequence within the growth of power points, together with lingering cough, hoarseness, bronchial asthma, and allergy symptoms and in additional excessive instances, lung or bronchial most cancers.”
For extra info on the Battle For Air Climb and the calendar, click on here.