Breathe DC is a not for profit health organization comprised of staff with a long-standing commitment to lung health. Since Breathe DC’s founding in April 2010 and operating in the heart of Ward 8 in Southeast DC, the organization focused their mission of improving lung health in the District by serving the disparate communities that are located East of the River. Breathe DC’s life saving work includes helping young children learn how to manage their asthma, assisting residents of the District to quit smoking, and educating many on the effects of secondhand smoke through our Smoke Free Public Housing and Tobacco Free University campaigns. Join the quest for having the residents of the DC Metropolitan area breathe easier!
MissionOur mission is to ensure that every breath counts by promoting healthy lifestyles and preventing lung disease, through advocacy, education, and program services, especially in communities affected by health disparities.
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