Salesforce Tower stair climbers conquer 47 floors (1,054 steps) to fight lung disease

Salesforce Tower stair climbers conquer 47 floors (1,054 steps) to fight lung disease
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    *BRENN*) HAPPENING NOW:
    THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE ARE
    GETTING READY FOR INDIANA'S
    BIGGEST CHARITY STAIR CLIMB.
    "FIGHT FOR AIR" HAS PEOPLE
    RACING UP 47 FLIGHTS OF STAIRS
    AT THE SALESFORCE TOWER TO
    HELP FIGHT LUNG DISEASE. NEWS
    8'S JULIA DENG JOINS US FROM
    THE FIRST FLOOR OF THE TOWER
    WHERE PEOPLE HAVE JUST BEGUN
    CLIMBING....
    *JULI*) BRENNA, NOT ONLY
    ARE THEY RUNNING UP 1,054
    STEPS.. SOME PEOPLE ARE DOING
    IT IN FULL FIREFIGHTER GEAR..
    WHICH ADDS ABOUT 50 TO 75
    POUNDS. THE MASK IS OPTIONAL
    BUT THEY'LL HAVE A TANK AND
    BOOTS. CHECK IT OUT, WE HAVE
    SOME VIDEO FROM PAST EVENTS..
    THIS IS AN OPPORTUNITY TO DRAW
    ATTENTION TO FIRST RESPONDERS
    AS WELL AS LUNG DISEASE. ONE
    PERSON PLANNING TO RACE IN
    FULL FIREFIGHTER GEAR IS A
    FORMER COLTS PLAYER.. WE'LL
    HAVE A LIVE INTERVIEW WITH HIM
    IN OUR NEXT HOUR. WITH ME NOW
    IS JIM SORGI AND JOEY VANDEVER
    TALK TO ME ABOUT HOW THIS IS
    RAISING AWARENESS AND MONEY
    FOR RESEARCH.................
    .. ............. EDUCATIONAL
    PROGRAMS TO HELP CHILDREN
    MANAGE THEIR ASTHMA... FREE
    PROGRAMS TO HELP PEOPLE QUIT
    SMOKING... .............. MORE
    THAN 1 MILLION PEOPLE IN
    INDIANA SUFFER FROM LUNG
    DISEASE... INCLUDING MORE THAN
    4,500 WHO ARE BATTLING LUNG
    CANCER. THE STAIR CLIMB BEGINS
    AT 7:00. YOU CAN REGISTER ON
    SITE BEGINNING AT 6:30. YOU
    CAN PARK IN THE TOWER GARAGE
    OFF PENNSYLVANIA. THE
    FUNDRAISING GOAL IS $320,000..
    THEY HIT THE 300,000 MARK THIS
    MORNING. COMING UP.........
    BRENNA...
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