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Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation

Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
CROWDRISE : Oct 01, 2010
EIN: 84-1558631
BASED: Chicago, IL, United States

CHARITY WEBSITE: www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org

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The mission of the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) is to help find a cure for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), advocate for the pulmonary fibrosis community both locally and in Washington, D.C., promote disease awareness, and provide a compassionate environment for patients and their families.

Facts about pulmonary fibrosis (PF):

  • Approximately 200,000 Americans currently suffer from IPF
  • 40,000 people will die this year from PF - about 110 people a day
  • 48,000 people will be diagnosed with PF this year
  • The average life expectancy after being diagnose with PF is 3-5 years
  • There is currently no known treatment or cure for those who suffer from PF
  • Our spokesperson is Krysten Knievel, the granddaughter of iconic daredevil, Evel Knievel . . . no she doesn't do stunts - she sings

EIN: 84-1558631 • www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org

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Sarah Manning runs for Pulmonary Fibrosis

Sarah Manning runs for Pulmo…

Amount Raised:

$11,549

 

231% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Evel Knievel Wristbands 2011

Evel Knievel Wristbands 2011

Amount Raised:

$3,315