Philadelphia CF Climb

About Our CF Climb

We can’t wait to bring the CF community together for CF Climb! Our 2022 CF Climb event will feature in-person and virtual experiences to help make a difference for people living with cystic fibrosis. The Philadelphia CF Climb will take place in Fall of 2022, and we will have the date finalized in March after the Eagles schedule is announced.

Register. Register to participate in-person or virtually in this year’s CF Climb event and help us stay the course and advance our mission. Stay up to date on how our chapter plans to safely bring the community together and make CF stand for Cure Found by registering today.

Registration Fee Schedule
April 1 - October 12: $50
October 13 - November 11: $65

Please join us for our 2022 Philadelphia CF Climb Trainings!

  • Tuesday, September 20th- 6-6:45 PM at Race Street Pier (121 N Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia PA 19106)
  • October TBD- Practice Climb at Orangetheory University City

Recruit. Recruit others to participate with you! Friends, family, and co-workers can join you virtually from anywhere in the world.

Fundraise. Fundraise online by leveraging the tools in the Participant Center, the Fight CF mobile app, and Fundraise on Facebook to reach your goal. Create a virtual passion fundraising event by developing a fundraising event through your favorite hobby, activity, or passion.

Share your Journey. Wear a CF Climb shirt, team shirt, or your Cystic Fibrosis Foundation branded apparel, while you participate with us or climb the steps in your home!  Track your activity on the Fight CF mobile app so you and your team can climb together and with others across the country. Share how you are participating by sharing your story and posting a selfie on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Make sure to tag the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (@CF_Foundation) and use the hashtag #CFClimb to keep the energy and momentum going strong!

Celebrate.  After the climb, we will host a celebration in-person and virtually!  Contact your local chapter to learn more.

Thank you Sponsors.

We want to thank our generous national sponsors - gold national sponsor, AbbVie, and our silver national sponsors, Nestle Health Sciences, Vertex, Gilead, and Genentech. Thank you, American Airlines, our Outstanding Corporate Supporter.

We also want to thank our local sponsors who continue to help advance our mission, our Premier Sponsor, The Evans Family, Our Elite Supporter, UPMC, and UPMC Health Plan.Delaware Valley GS Sponsors


In lieu of cash, we ask that you make all payments/contributions to the CF Foundation with a credit card or check. We accept all major credit cards. Thank you for your understanding.

Events may be subject to change at any time, based on health concerns, including concerns based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and local health officials. In these instances when events are moved to a virtual format, sponsorship benefits may be adjusted to suit the virtual format.

Top Teams

  1 -  Breathe Easy ($3,702.50)
  2 -  Team Mary ($1,500.00)
  3 -  Lucas' Army ($1,045.00)
  4 -  Team Name Redacted ($903.00)
  5 -  Jacob's Crew ($686.10)

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Top Climbers

  1 -  Ilana Berger-Appelbaum ($3,602.50)
  2 -  Self-donation Jessica Hudzik ($1,500.00)
  3 -  Carolyn Breyer ($686.10)
  4 -  Self-donation David Metzler ($600.00)
  5 -  Self-donation Jeffrey Hoag ($500.00)

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Congratulations to our 65 Roses Champions

Become a 65 Roses Champion by raising $1,000. Together, let's make CF stand for Cure Found.

Volunteer for CF Climb

Each volunteer helps make CF Climb an incredible event. Would you like to join the volunteer team? Do you have a friend or loved one who may want to be part of this effort as well? There are many skill-enhancing and fun volunteer opportunities to experience. Every volunteer makes a powerful impact, helping to raise awareness and funds in the CF Foundation’s quest for a cure for this disease.

Become a Volunteer

Climb Goal: $45,000.00

Raised: $13,726.60

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Climb Details

Date: November 12, 2022
Check-in: 8:00 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Number of Steps: 1,500 steps
Location: Lincoln Financial Field,
Philadelphia, PA
Event Coordinator Name: Emma Thornton
Event Coordinator Email: ethornton@cff.org
Event Coordinator Phone: 267-841-5366
Fundraising Minimum:

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Please convert cash donations into a money order or check before mailing or bringing to the event.

Local Sponsors

New Mobile App

Download our Fight CF Mobile App today!

Available on the iPhone App Store

Android App on Google Play

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