Chicago Team CF & CF Climb - Virtual

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About Our Event

Looking to up your fitness game in 2021? Whether you want to go the extra mile or have the need for speed, join the Greater Illinois Chapter - Chicago Office and challenge yourself by joining Team CF or Chicago CF Climb. Take the first step and learn more about each endurance event below!

Team CF

Do you want to add meaning to your miles? From running the Bank of America Chicago Marathon to a virtual 5K from your neighborhood, we encourage you to challenge yourself in support of the CF Foundation!

Join Team CF for the 2021 Bank of America Chicago Marathon on October 10, 2021 or customize your own DIY challenge. Check out our team page below under Top Teams or click here.

Please reach out to Hannah Tolman at htolman@cff.org or (872) 265-1009 with any Team CF inquiries!

Chicago CF Climb

Are you ready to take the next step towards making CF stand for Cure Found? Register and participate in our virtual Chicago CF Climb on September 18, 2021!

Every 2021 CF Foundation event will feature several virtual components and experiences to help make a difference for people living with cystic fibrosis. 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.

Register. Register and participate virtually in this year’s CF Climb event and help us stay the course and advance our mission in an uncertain time. While we won’t be together in person, we will be together in spirit, showing the strength of our community and passion to find a cure for all people living with cystic fibrosis.

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.

Suggested Fundraising Minimum: $150

Share your Journey. Wear a CF Climb shirt, team shirt, or your Cystic Fibrosis Foundation branded apparel, while you virtually participate in this event! 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. Join us for a virtual celebration! Contact Hannah Tolman at htolman@cff.org or 872-265-1009 to learn more.

Event Details to Mark on Your Calendar.

Virtual Event: September 18, 2021

Thank you Sponsors.
We want to thank our generous national sponsors - gold national sponsor, AbbVie, and our silver national sponsors, Vertex, Genentech, and Gilead.

Top Teams

  1 -  Bank of America Chicago Marathon ($90,429.43)
  2 -  Team DeFalco ($39,530.00)
  3 -  Mama Donna ($12,551.00)
  4 -  Team DeNoma ($3,777.00)
  5 -  Team Chris ($3,358.00)

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Top Participants

  1 -  Lou DeFalco ($39,280.00)
  2 -  Maggie (Crowley) Boynton ($8,665.00)
  3 -  Caroline Hughes ($8,258.21)
  4 -  Christina Meitus ($6,980.00)
  5 -  Lisa Martinson ($5,001.00)

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65 Roses Champions

Volunteer for Team CF

The success of Team CF depends on the wonderful volunteers who help the day of the event as well as throughout the year.

Become a Volunteer

Team CF Goal: $66,500.00

Raised: $152,947.83

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Team CF Details

Date: September - October 2021
Check-in: Varies
Start Time: Varies
Location: Virtual,
Chicago, IL

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

Local Sponsors

Top Teams

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