BENEFITING: Cleft Palate Foundation
EVENT DATE: Oct 12, 2014
This will be my sister Cindy 5th marathon. She has placed it in her heart to run and raise money for the Cleft Palate Foundation in honor of my son Andrew Papi Lewis who was born Sept 2013 with a cleft lip and palate. The Cleft Palate Foundation (CPF) offers education, referrals, support and counseling to patients, families and professionals. They fund research to learn about care and prevention. CPF hosts the Connection Conference which bring families dealing with this together. They award scholarships to healthcare professionals each year and also award a minimum of 3 $500 college scholarships each year to young adults affected by cleft and craniofacial birth defects. CPF mission is to enhance the quality of life for individuals affected by cleft lip and palate and other craniofacial birth defects. CPF is supported solely through contributions.