Making it Matter Ep. 25 – Salty Cysters

Lea Faraone, from the Salty Cysters, joins the podcast today to talk about her life with cystic fibrosis. At 26, she works as an oncology nurse, and is an advocate for people with cystic fibrosis. She uses the @SaltyCysters social media platform to spread educational awareness Continue reading Making it Matter Ep. 25 – Salty Cysters

Don’t Miss your Chance to Apply for the Sacks for CF Scholarship

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The Sacks for CF Scholarship is related to quarterback sacks made during the NFL season. The undergraduate and graduate award is made annually to 30 people who strive for therapy adherence and academic success. Continue reading Don’t Miss your Chance to Apply for the Sacks for CF Scholarship

Apply for the BEF Sacks for CF Scholarship Today

Apply Today!

The Sacks for CF Scholarship is related to quarterback sacks made during the NFL season. The undergraduate and graduate award is made annually to 30 people who strive for therapy adherence and academic success. Continue reading Apply for the BEF Sacks for CF Scholarship Today

Making it Matter Ep. 16

Making it Matter Ep. 16 – Football and Cystic Fibrosis

Making it Matter this week is Matt Mitchell, a freshman in college with cystic fibrosis, who joins the podcast today to talk about his career as a football player. Matt was a stand out player in high school at Joy Christian Continue reading Making it Matter Ep. 16

USACFA Scholarship Due November 30, 2016 for Spring 2017!

The United States Adult Cystic Fibrosis Association (USACFA) is excited to offer the Lauren Melissa Kelly Scholarship award for the Spring semester 2017. The scholarship will range from $1500 to $2500 and be awarded to adults with cystic fibrosis who are pursuing career certifications, Continue reading USACFA Scholarship Due November 30, 2016 for Spring 2017!

USACFA Scholarship To Include Those Pursuing Certification Degrees!

USACFA Scholarship To Include Those Pursuing Certification Degrees! Due November 30, 2016 for Spring 2017!

The United States Adult Cystic Fibrosis Association (USACFA) is excited to offer the Lauren Melissa Kelly Scholarship award for the Spring semester 2017. The scholarship will range from $1500 to $2500 and be awarded to Continue reading USACFA Scholarship To Include Those Pursuing Certification Degrees!

AbbVie Launches 2016 Thriving Student Scholarship Contest to Award Two Inspirational Students with Cystic Fibrosis $24,000 Each in Educational Funds

• 40 AbbVie CF Scholars were each awarded $3,000 scholarships earlier this year and are now eligible to compete to win an additional $21,000 scholarship via the contest
• Cast your vote to help determine the Thriving Graduate and Undergraduate Students Continue reading AbbVie Launches 2016 Thriving Student Scholarship Contest to Award Two Inspirational Students with Cystic Fibrosis $24,000 Each in Educational Funds

US Adult CF Association Scholarship Application Due November 30, 2016 for Spring 2017

The United States Adult Cystic Fibrosis Association (USACFA) is excited to offer the Lauren Melissa Kelly Scholarship award for the Spring semester 2017. The scholarship will range from $1500 to $2500 and be awarded to adults with cystic fibrosis who are pursuing associate’s or bachelor’s degrees. Read on to learn Continue reading US Adult CF Association Scholarship Application Due November 30, 2016 for Spring 2017

Making it Matter Episode 6 – Back to School

Summer is coming to a close (sad face, sad face). It’s time to start thinking ahead! Listen to Julia and I share our experiences from all levels of our schooling and give a few tips about we were able to succeed! I think it’s important to make sure that a little boy or girl with CF is heading into an environment ripe with Continue reading Making it Matter Episode 6 – Back to School

Starting College with CF

By Tabitha Caldwell

My name is Tabitha Caldwell, I am eighteen years old and live in Austin, Texas. This fall, I’ll be moving to Utah to start college at Brigham Young University. I’ll be making many changes and experiencing many things for the first time, just like most ingoing college students. Not living with my parents, buying and making all Continue reading Starting College with CF