The John Atkinson Lung Cancer Foundation, named for John Atkinson, a nonsmoking father of three children and devoted husband who died of lung cancer in June of 2009 at the age of 40, strives to be an advocate on lung cancer awareness.
Goal 1: To provide scholarships to students who have lost a parent to lung cancer. Goal 2: To raise awareness of lung cancer. John handed the torch to his family. Through vision and determination, the foundation continues to give hope to those affected by lung cancer.