Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s mission is to “cure cystic fibrosis and to provide all people with the disease the opportunity to lead full, productive lives by funding research and drug development, promoting individualized treatment, and ensuring access to high-quality, specialized care.”
Over the years, different CF-specific drugs have been developed in the fight against CF. The CF Foundation is responsible for funding the development and search for nearly, if not all, the CF drugs. The foundation is 100% donor funded as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. They host multiple events during the year to raise funds for the fight against CF. thomastech has sponsored multiple events both locally and nationally. Listed below are two of the events thomastech has sponsored to support the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
- The Bruce Baskin Golf Classic: thomastech has sponsored and given towards this event annually for 3 years and counting. It is the longest-standing event for the Northern Ohio Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. To learn about this event, or to participate, visit their site by clicking here.
- Great Strides, Northern Ohio Chapter: thomastech has been supporting this event for 14 years in a row and counting. The goal of Great Strides is to spread awareness for CF and to raise funds to enable the fight against CF to continue. To learn about this event, or to participate, visit their site by clicking here.