National Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month in May encourages education in the battle against a lung disease affecting more than 30,000 people in the United States. Cystic Fibrosis (CF) affects more than just the lungs. This genetic disease causes constant lung...The Bonnell Foundation: Living with Cystic Fibrosis and Rock CF organized the CF Task Force in January of 2017 to make certain that we were raising awareness as a CF community. Our hope since then has been that lawmakers will use us as a resource when making decisions...Governor Rick Snyder talking to Laura Bonnell about Michigan Medicaid issues for people with CF. And Chris Priest, Director of Michigan Medicaid in a meeting to recommend approval of Orkambi for patients on Managed Medicaid.Bonnell Foundation president Laura Bonnell and daughter Emily traveled to Washington D.C. March 30th-31st, 2011 to advocate for CF. They visited Rep. Sander Levin’s office and also met with Representatives Gary Peters, Bill Huizenga and John Dingell.The Bonnell girls met with Rep. Gary Peters in August 2010. He joins the CF caucus. Rep. Peters helped pass the Clinical Trials Bill into law. The girls are pictured with U.S. Senators Carl Levin and Debbie Stabenow, who passed the bill too. A huge thank you.