Title: CF Great Strides NYC Walk –
Raising Money for a Cure!
Dawn and Stan Zolek are parents of 3
year old Stanley, who has CF and a 1 year old daughter who is a
carrier of the gene. They are chairing the NYC Great Strides Walk in
their neighborhood, Battery Park City.
The event is “feel good type of day!?
and raises money for research to help find a cure for cystic
“Stanley is compliant to his
daily routine and does his “work out? (vest treatment) twice a
day? states his dad Stan.
“CF Great Strides is a fun day
with lots of family and community involvement? states Dawn Zolek.
CF Great Strides is a 6.2 mile
walk and is the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s largest national
fundraising event. The event has 100 sites nationally and raised
over $32 million last year.
The metro New York area will be
hosting 4 sites for the event:
Battery Park City, NYC on
Saturday, May 19th 9am
Rye Playland, Rye, NY on Sunday,
May 20th 9am
Clove Lakes Park, Staten Island,
NY on Saturday, June 2nd 9am
Bowdoin Park, Poughkeepsie, NY on
Sunday, June 3rd 9am