Partners

Live Better with Pulmonary Rehabilitation is a pilot project of the American Thoracic Society and the Gawlicki Family Foundation to increase public awareness of pulmonary rehabilitation. Our mission is to inform and educate individuals with chronic lung disease about the potential benefits of pulmonary rehabilitation.

American Thoracic Society

The American Thoracic Society (ATS) improves global health by advancing research, patient care, and public health in pulmonary disease, critical illness, and sleep disorders. Founded in 1905 to combat tuberculosis, the ATS has grown to tackle asthma, COPD, lung cancer, sepsis, acute respiratory distress, and sleep apnea, among other diseases.

To learn more about ATS visit https://www.thoracic.org

Gawlicki Family Foundation

The Gawlicki Family Foundation is an independently-funded, 501(c)(3) private foundation headquartered in Hartford, CT. Established in 2012 by Mary and Ted Gawlicki, the Foundation offers focused grants to Connecticut and New England-based non-profits, committed to transformative change in the areas of education, pulmonary health, and municipal and economic development. Since its inception, the Gawlicki Family Foundation has awarded nearly $2.5 million to over 30 organizations, upholding the Foundation’s belief that private dollars power public progress. 

To learn more about the Gawlicki Family Foundation visit http://www.wefundforward.org/