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Advocacy Toolkit

Speak Out. Get Involved. Inspire Action. 

I’m in! What can I do if I only have a minute to spare? 

Become a Network Advocate: the fastest and easiest way to get involved

  • Click here to send a pre-written message to your elected officials today! It only takes a few seconds to speak out for CF.

    Once you take action, you’ll join our team of Network Advocates and we’ll keep you updated on future alerts.

I’d like to be more involved. What else can I do? 

Join Make Every Breath Count

  • Be a part of Make Every Breath Count, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s national advocacy campaign. Inspire action in our fight against CF by meeting with your elected officials in your hometown. Click here to learn more.

Volunteer as a District Advocate

  • District Advocates attend at least one meeting with their member of Congress annually and keep in touch throughout the year. Your State Advocacy Chair will help you every step of the way. Talk to your State Advocacy Chair or send an email to to get started.

Serve as a State Advocacy Chair

  • Ready to grow the strength of CF Advocacy in your region? State Advocacy Chairs lead all volunteer advocacy efforts in their area. Check with your local chapter's executive director or send an email to to see if your chapter needs a State Advocacy Chair.

I’d like to meet with my elected official but I’m nervous! Do you have any tips? 

Yes! It’s easier than you might think to meet with your elected officials.

Here are some resources to help you get started:

Want to know what happens when advocates speak out, get involved and inspire action? Visit Advocacy Achievements to see what we’ve already accomplished together.

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