CRANFORD, NJ - The Garden State Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group is sponsoring its 8th Annual Garden State 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, September 17, to raise funds for the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation. The Run/Walk will be held in Nomahegan Park, 1033 Springfield Ave., Cranford, NJ. This event offers raffle prizes, free food and music. The park has playgrounds for the make it a family day. All are welcome!

Check-in/late registration begins at 9 AM and the 5K starts at 10 AM. The fee is $25 for adults and children under 12 are free. Thus far we have raised $120,000 and with your help, hope to exceed the $150,000 mark this year. If you have not registered yet, please do so today online at: Online Registration closes September 9th.

The path to a cure for pulmonary fibrosis (PF) winds across the globe. It will take a shared commitment to reach our universal goal of a world without PF. September is Pulmonary Fibrosis Åwareness Month – Please Join us!

The Garden State Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group will celebrate its 12th year in November 2016. It is the only support group in New Jersey for patients with pulmonary fibrosis. The group has about 25 active members and meets the last Wednesday of every month at the Morristown Medical Center at 7 PM.

For more information contact Barbara Murphy at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..