“Portraits of Cystic Fibrosis” Calendar in the News
Detroit Free Press Interviews Laura Bonnell
In article titled “Mom’s calendar benefits this deadly disease her two daughters have,” Detroit Free Press writer Bill Laitner talks with Laura Bonnell about the new calendar “Closer Every Day.” Its 24 months show striking photos of 12 people with the lung disease cystic fibrosis, as well as 12 additional glossies of scientists from across the country, a batch of experts who — as in the title of the calendar — are bringing a cure or at least life-saving treatments… “Closer Every Day.”
Laura Bonnell Talks to WWJ’s Jackie Paige
Hear The Bonnell Foundation’s Laura Bonnell talking with WWJ’s Jackie Paige about the Portraits of Cystic Fibrosis calendar.
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Live • Breathe • Inspire Podcast
The Bonnell Foundation’s first podcast is with Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institute of Health (NIH). He discovered the gene that causes cystic fibrosis in 1989 at the the University of Michigan in cooperation with a handful of other scientists. Dr. Collins recently received the Warren Alpert Foundation prize. The second part of this podcast is with Emily, Co-found of Emily’s Entourage. She is 33 years old and has cystic fibrosis. With the help of her friend she got 5 broadway actors/singers to make a video about CF. Hear their story.
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Please help us help others with day to day expenses of living with cystic fibrosis by donating to the BonnelFoundation.org. Click the play button to hear Laura Bonnell speak about the how the Bonnell Foundation helps those living with cystic fibrosis.
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Our mission is to help educate parents and find a cure for Cystic Fibrosis, so that one day no CF parent will experience the pain and loss of losing a child to this disease. The purpose of The Bonnell Foundation is to provide tools to navigate the difficulties of living with CF. We strive to connect families with resources through their CF journey. With our website, Roadmap to CF baskets, medical and academic scholarships, we hope to equip families with a roadmap to guide their way. Learn more about our organization
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