Media Center

Through the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's efforts, the life expectancy of people with cystic fibrosis has doubled in the past 30 years, and research to find a cure is more promising than ever.

News and Announcements

  1. CFF in the News

    The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation has been featured in the nation’s leading publications.

    CFF in the News

  2. Press Releases

    See the Foundation’s news archive.

    Press Releases

Media Contact

  1. If you are a member of a news or media organization and need assistance, please contact the CF Foundation’s media team:

Media Resources

  1. Media FAQs

    Find answers to commonly asked questions about the Foundation.

    Media FAQs

  2. About Cystic Fibrosis

    Cystic fibrosis is a life-threatening, genetic disease that causes persistent lung infections and progressively limits the ability to breathe.

    About Cystic Fibrosis

  3. About the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

    The mission of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is to cure cystic fibrosis and to help provide all people with the disease the opportunity to lead healthier, longer lives.

    About the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

  4. Our Venture Philanthropy Model

    We provide early stage funding to biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies to develop breakthrough drugs for CF.

    CF Foundation Venture Philanthropy Model

  5. Our Drug Development Pipeline

    We maintain a robust pipeline of therapies that target CF from every angle, including the root cause of the disease.

    Drug Development Pipeline

  6. Research Milestones

    Explore scientific breakthroughs in cystic fibrosis over the decades.

    Research Milestones

  7. Find a CF Foundation-Accredited Care Center

    We provide funding for and accredit more than 120 cystic fibrosis care centers and 53 affiliate programs nationwide, including more than 100 programs for treating adults with CF.

    Find A CF Care Center

  8. Find a CF Foundation Chapter

    The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation has 70 chapters and branch offices across the country that work diligently to raise funds to help support the search for a cure.

    Find a Local Chapter

  9. The CF Foundation by the Numbers

    Learn more about the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s research, advocacy, and education initiatives by the numbers.

    CF Foundation by the Numbers

  10. Imagine a Cure for Cystic Fibrosis

    Learn about the CF Foundation and our commitment to finding a cure.

    Imagine a Cure for Cystic Fibrosis

  11. CF Foundation Infographic

    Learn more about cystic fibrosis, the disease, and the road to the cure.

    CF Foundation Infographic

Find Events Near You

With more than 70 chapters and offices across the country, it’s easy to find and join a local Cystic Fibrosis Foundation chapter near you.

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