CF Podcast #117 – HelpHOPELive: Assisting the CF Community

In Jerry’s latest video podcast, we meet Lynne Sampson, Executive Director and CEO of HelpHOPELive, a non profit organization that assists transplant patients as well as catastrophic injury patients. She explains what her organization does and how it can positively affects those in the CF Community.

To learn more about HelpHOPELive, go to: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jr5q0A2MzvE

The Sacks for CF Program has returned for the 2012-2013 NFL Season

Thirty Outstanding Students with CF will Receive Sacks for CF Scholarships

The Boomer Esiason Foundation encourages college students who have cystic fibrosis to submit their application for the exciting Sacks for CF Scholarship program. The application deadline is January 11, 2013.   Continue reading The Sacks for CF Program has returned for the 2012-2013 NFL Season

Abbott Awards Two Higher Education Scholarships to Inspirational Students Living with Cystic Fibrosis

Abbott, 10/12/2012
Abbott announced the winners of the CFCareForward Thriving Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarship award. Mark Moening, a Virginia Beach, Va. resident, and Wesley McSparin, a native of Paducah, Ky., were unveiled as the 2012 Thriving Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarship recipients, respectively. In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the program, the total award is $20,000.

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The Sacks for CF Program has returned for the 2012-2013 NFL Season

Thirty Outstanding Students with CF will Receive Sacks for CF Scholarships

The Boomer Esiason Foundation encourages college students who have cystic fibrosis to submit their application for the exciting Sacks for CF Scholarship program. The application deadline is January 11, 2013. Continue reading The Sacks for CF Program has returned for the 2012-2013 NFL Season

Jerry Cahill You Cannot Fail Scholarship

Boomer Esiason Foundation Volunteer Jerry Cahill created the You Cannot Fail program to challenge people to discover their own heroism, embrace the ups and downs of their life’s journey, make a difference by sharing that journey with others, and celebrate the stories Continue reading Jerry Cahill You Cannot Fail Scholarship

CFCareForward Scholarship

Recognizing the financial burdens that exist for many cystic fibrosis (CF) families, the
CFCareForward Scholarship was developed to honor young adults with CF as they pursue
goals of higher education and beyond. Through this program, Abbott continues its nearly Continue reading CFCareForward Scholarship

Saving Money with Patient Assistance Programs

Many manufacturers of medications used by CF patients offer patient assistance programs to assist individuals with insufficient or no insurance coverage to obtain medications. Programs vary in their offerings from sampling products, providing nutritional supplements, and co-pay assistance. Continue reading Saving Money with Patient Assistance Programs