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Each Stride Gets Closer to a Cure

Interested in doing volunteer work for a wonderful cause that helps children while at the same time enjoying a walk in one of Philadelphia’s most popular attractions?  Join us at Philadelphia Great Strides at Citizens Bank Park on Saturday, April 27, 2013 and play an integral role in the fight to find a cure for cystic fibrosis.  Sign up to volunteer on walk day, register a walk team to take strides and raise funds, or volunteer your time leading up to the walk and help in the office with walk preparation.  To learn more or register a team today, please […]


A Random Act of Kindness will help make Great Strides

WANTED: Caring, supportive kids (and Moms & Dads) who are interested in sharing a full-filled morning making a difference in the lives of children and adults who battle cystic fibrosis. Jessica Franklin, a 17 year old vivacious Upper Dublin teenager living with cystic fibrosis, is seeking to expand her team of walkers at the upcoming Great Strides Walk-a-thon on Saturday, April 21. Beginning at 10am, supportive families will gather at Citizens Bank Park to schmooze with the Philly Phanatic, munch on complimentary treats, enjoy entertainment and prepare to engage in a 5K trek through the infamous Philadelphian stadium. Jessica commented […]