Great Steps 4NF Hosted by Alex & Cora of Today's WAXX 104.5
Registration starts @ 10 with the walk to start @ 11
Irvine Park Main Pavilian, Chippewa Falls, WI
ANNOUNCING…..the 2nd annual Chippewa Falls Great Steps 4NFTM Walk hosted by Alex & Cora of Todays WAXX 104.5! Join us for a great day at Irvine Park at the Main Pavilion with other individuals and families that also strive to find better treatments and a cure for NF. We will start off with a 3 mile walk, take your pick of 2 routes with one being shorter and handicapped accessible. Food and drawings will round out the event, but plan on staying to enjoy the Zoo at this beautiful, historic park. Check-in is at 10 am and the walk starts at 11 am. This community-based event is organized by a local family that is committed to helping other NF families by raising awareness and funds for the neurofibromatosis cause.
Be sure to sign up early to start raising funds for your team. The top team wins a prize and there are prizes for various levels of fund raising.
Neurofibromatosis (NF) is a complex, often devastating set of genetic disorders with possible complications throughout the entire body that may also hold the genetic mystery to a host of other human ailments. Affecting approximately 1 in 2,500 people or 2 million people worldwide, it appears equally in all races, ethnic groups and both sexes.
A common complication for a person with NF is the growth of tumors on the nerves anywhere in and on the body. To find out more about NF please go to nfmidwest.org.