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20 storeys of victory over lung diseases

The morning of March 10 was a special day at the Coast Edmonton Plaza as more than 150 participants climbed 20 storeys of the hotel in support of The Lung Association, AB & NWT. Edmonton’s first ever Boardwalk Rental Communities StairClimb for Clean Air was a success. One of the highlights of the event was the heartfelt speech by Morris Irvine, a double lung transplant survivor. The resident of Lindbergh waited nine months on a transplant list. He received his new lungs on March 13, 2011 at the University of Alberta Hospital, where he spent four days in intensive care

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Our first StairClimb for Clean Air event!

The Lung Association, Alberta & NWT needs YOU to be a part of Edmonton’s newest & most unique event of 2013. On March 10, we are hosting our inaugural StairClimb for Clean Air event sponsored by Boardwalk Rental Communities. Yes, firsts are usually awkward and uncomfortable, but this first is going to be better. It’s going to be exciting and it’s going to be fabulous. We are modeling our event on the experts, BC Lung Association, who are about to host their twelfth annual StairClimb for Clean Air. StairClimb for Clean Air benefits our vision of healthy lungs and clean

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