Get involved with TRU’s tobacco-free movement by registering your TRU Groups today!

Who Should Join TRU?

All youth between the ages of 12-18 who want to see a totally tobacco-free Pennsylvania! 

What’s Involved?

TRU Youth Activities
  • Attend fun and informative TRU leadership workshops
  • Work with other TRU members on developing advocacy & educational goals
  • Arrange and attend TRU events (known as TRU Storms)
  • Actively recruit new members to TRU
  • Work with the American Lung Association in Pennsylvania on important health-related issues
  • Educate their peers about the dangers of tobacco and nicotine addiction and expose the lies of Big Tobacco
  • Help youth quit smoking/vaping
  • Save lives by helping PA youth stay tobacco-free
  • Make their voices heard on public policy issues regarding tobacco and nicotine
TRU Member Benefits
  • Meet youth from around the state
  • Help create a statewide movement that will change the way youth think about tobacco
  • Participate in advocacy, educational & volunteer opportunities that benefit members personally and professionally
  • Develop leadership skills youth will use now and at college
  • Connect with youth who have similar interests and ambitions
  • Learn to develop and utilize your talents
  • Cultivate a positive, purposeful identity
  • Play an important role in keeping Pennsylvania tobacco-free

Registration for the 2023-2024 school year is now open!