About Us

About Us

Our Mission

  • To reduce the impact of tobacco use in our community.

How We Do This

  • Increase the knowledge of our community about the impacts of tobacco.
  • Strengthen tobacco-related policies in our community.

Our Structure

The bi-state Tobacco-Free QC Coalition, or TFQC, is comprised of a variety of member organizations and individuals dedicated to reducing the impact of tobacco use in the Quad Cities. This group meets routinely throughout the year to discuss the direction of the Coalition.

Members of the TFQC Coalition form workgroups as needed to address the issue of tobacco by focusing on initiation, prevention and reduction through cessation, education and influencing policy change.

News & Notices

CDC's Office on Smoking & Health Tips From Former Smokers (TIPS) campaign raises awareness of the human suffering caused by smoking and to encourage smokers to quit. The TIPS campaign underscores the immediate damage that smoking can cause to the body and features people who experienced smoking...
Posted: October 15, 2017