Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation

Rating: 5 stars   23 reviews

Issues: Cancer

Location: 230 East Ohio Street Suite 304 Chicago IL 60611 USA

Mission: The mission of the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) is to help find a cure for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), advocate for the pulmonary fibrosis community, promote disease awareness, and provide a compassionate environment for patients and their families.
2012 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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EIN 84-1558631
888.733.6741
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Role: Professional with expertise in this field
Rating: 5 stars  

I have had the pleasure of getting to know the wonderfully professional staff at the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation through my work with Dr. Imre Noth at the University of Chicago. They have been fierce advocates for this horrible disease and have been big supporters of the research being done by the top experts in the field, like Dr. Noth. They don't just raise money and then give it away. They raise money, awareness and hope for those effected by this deadly disease and provide critical support to help find both the cause and the cure for this disease. We are all grateful for everything they do!

How does this organization compare with others in the same sector?

Very Well

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you recommend this organization to others?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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Role: Professional with expertise in this field
Rating: 5 stars  

My background is in government and nonprofit management. Early this year I joined the board of a small nonprofit in Southern Indiana which is focused on providing education and awareness of Pulmonary Fibrosis, a progressive lung disease that is often misdiagnosed and has no known cure. More recently I became the executive director of the organization, and over the past 6 months have had the pleasure of getting to know and work with the staff and some of the volunteers of the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF). The focus of PFF is to support research efforts to find a cure for the disease, to advocate for the pulmonary fibrosis community, promote disease awareness and provide a compassionate environment for patients and their families. Everyone that I have met, whether staff, patients, doctors or donors, have been passionately committed to the success of PFF. With their support the Foundation has grown, not just nationally, but internationally. The organization has a clear vision and ambitious goals, but it also has developed the strategies and tactics to achieve them.

How does this organization compare with others in the same sector?

Very Well

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you recommend this organization to others?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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