5th Annual PHight For Life Walk and Fundraiser
Sunday, November 10, 2019
Rochester Institute of Technology
Gordon Field House
Rochester, NY 

PHA is the world’s leading pulmonary hypertension (PH) organization. At the heart of the PH community, PHA’s work saves lives, fuels personal passions and empowers people living with PH to confidently face challenges that confront them. PHA is the only national nonprofit providing support and educational resources for people living with PH, families, caregivers, health care professionals who specialize in caring for people with the disease and PH researchers searching for a cure.

Show your support of the PH community by registering for the PHight for Life Walk and Fundraiser! To get involved:

  • Become a Team Captain: Create a team, set a fundraising goal and invite everyone you know to join you and raise money. 
  • Join an existing team: Set a personal fundraising goal and fundraise alongside your teammates.
  • Contribute: Make a donation to an existing team, or the whole event. 
  • Sponsor: PHA's O2breathe program offers companies the opportunity to reach a wide audience while showing their commitment to the PH community.

Event Information:
Sunday, November 10
Rochester Institute of Technology
Gordon Field House
1 Lomb Memorial Dr
Rochester, NY 14623

Registration: All walker registrations include a T-Shirt! Each participant will be registered individually. 
Online registration closes Friday November 8 at 5pm. Registration will be available on site

  • $30 - Walker 13+ and One Lunch Ticket 
  • $20 - Walker 13+ Only  
  • $10 - Walker under 12 and One Lunch Ticket 
  • Free - Walker under 12 Only, we recommend purchasing a lunch for kids
  • Free - Walker PH Patient, includes one lunch ticket 
  • $10 - Lunch Only, does not include a t-shirt
  • Free - Virtual Particpant, does not include a t-shirt

Registration and Children's Activities Start Time: 9:00AM
Walk, Silent Auction and Raffle Start Time: 10:00AM
Walk, Silent Auction and Raffle End Time: 11:00AM
Take-Out Lunch Service: 11:00AM - 1:00PM
Q&A for patients with Dr Lachant & Dr Feitell: 12:00 PM

Extra Lunches can be purchased day of to bring to family and friends.

Fun Facts about the Walk:

  • This is a fun walk, so you can come and be a spectator or walk as many laps as you want!
  • It is indoors so no need to bundle up and worry about the weather.
  • 50% of the funds raised go directly to research and 50% goes to supporting patient programs and services.
  • We will have vendors, kids' activites, a 50/50 raffle, PH information, music and a silent auction.
  • We will have a takeout lunch available. Don't forget to buy extras to bring home to family and friends! Lunch can be purchased day of, we encourage purchasing ahead of time!
  • Challenge yourself by creating a team and asking friends and family to support you reach your fundraising goal!  

Conact Jennifer Garigen for additional questions!