Vanguard Academy Open House
One of our Cure CF kids, Samuel, attends Vanguard Academy. The directors of the school offered Cure CF the opportunity to host a table at their open house, which serves around 700 local families.
Derby Festival Mini/Marathon
Cure CF's Mini and Marathon runners hit the pavement and raced for a Cure during the Derby Festival MiniMarathon & Marathon. Runners laced up for Team Cure CF. Cure CF volunteers also staffed a table in the Charity Village.
Louisville Uncorked organizes wine tasting events for members and guests that raise money for local charities. Their winter event, held at the Gillespie on February 23, 2017 benefitted Cure CF. Food for the evening was courtesy of O'Charley's.
Kentucky Guild of Brewers’ Craft Bash
Cure CF was invited to have a table to raise awareness of cystic fibrosis during the inaugural Craft Bash hosted by the Kentucky Guild of Brewers' at Waterfront Park on June 24, 2017. Additionally, we received a portion of the proceeds from ticket sales. It was a wonderful opportunity for
John Lennon and Me
Members of Cure CF, Inc. attended the StageOne Family Theatre, in partnership with Youth Performing Arts School, John Lennon & Me in 2017. Cure CF was the beneficiary of the proceeds of a weekend performance of the show.
Kentuckiana Cystic Fibrosis and Respiratory Care Center Pledge
In 2017, Cure CF pledged $300,000 to the Kentuckiana Cystic Fibrosis & Respiratory Center at Norton Children’s Hospital. Working with the Norton Children's Hospital Foundation, we’ve now contributed $110,000 of our $300,000 pledge to the center, thanks to your donations to Cure CF in 2017.
On August 12, 2017, Cure CF hosted GRAZE in Indianapolis, Indiana. A progressive dinner, participants dined at The Rathskeller, St. Joseph Brewery, and 45 degrees. It was a great chance for us to see some Cure CF warriors outside of Kentucky.
Falls City Cure CF Beer Launch
Falls City launched a Cure CF beer on September 4, 2017 at Commonwealth Tap in Norton Commons. Falls City has previously created unique brews for local sports teams and other organizations, but its nonprofit partnership with Cure CF is a first for the company.
In 2017, Anthem’s CRAFT benefitting Cure CF was held on October 7th under the 2nd Street Bridge Streetscape. Attendees sipped on craft beer samples and spirits from 27 vendors, and dined on pizza samples from 16 pizzerias. We honored our CRAFT Champion, Alicia Brown-Teasley...