The mission of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is to assure the development of the means to cure and control cystic fibrosis and to improve the quality of life for those with the disease.
The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation was established in 1955 to assure the development of the means to cure and control cystic fibrosis and to improve the quality of life for those with the disease.
Never before in the history of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation has there been more reason to feel optimistic. CF Foundation-supported scientists have made great strides toward understanding this complex genetic disease and it is up to us to make sure the momentum continues. There are many ways you can contribute to the CF Foundation as we continue on our journey toward a cure.
Breath of Life Golf Tournament 2011
The American Cancer Society (ACS) is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.
To answer questions, learn about cancer, and find out about ACS, call the National Cancer Information Center at 1-800-ACS-2345. Trained cancer information specialists are available 24-hours a day, 7 days a week to assist callers with questions about cancer, local programming, and community resources.
The ACS web site provides accurate, up-to-date information about cancer. The site includes information on diagnosis, treatments and history, as well as prevention, detection, and local resource information.