Xtreme Hike event raising money to support the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
The mission of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, a nonprofit donor- supported organization, is to assure the development of the means to cure and control cystic fibrosis and to improve the quality of life for those with the disease. The Foundation receives no federal funding to accomplish its aggressive goals.
The average life expectancy of someone with CF is about 37 years.
There is no cure.