Cystic Fibrosis National Awareness Week takes place from Monday April 10th to Sunday April 16th, with 65 Roses Day taking place on Thursday April 13th.
CF Ireland are looking for support to help raise funds and increase awareness of Cystic Fibrosis throughout the country.
There are 3 ways you can help support CF Ireland during CFI National Awareness Week.
When is 65 Roses Day?
65 Roses Day takes place on Thursday April 13th 2017.
Why 65 Roses?
'65 Roses' is how some children first learn how to say 'Cystic Fibrosis'. The symbol in Ireland for Cystic Fibrosis is a purple rose.
Why Support 65 Roses Day?
65 Roses Day is Cystic Fibrosis Ireland's National Flag Day.
CF Ireland depend on voluntary income and donations to provide services and supports to people with CF in Ireland. 65 Roses Day is a major fundraising campaign and helps CF Ireland fund the services we provide such as exercise grants, transplant grants, bereavement counselling etc.
Thank you to Malone Group for sponsoring the 65 Roses Day advertisement which will run on RTÉ Radio and 2FM in the lead up to 65 Roses Day. Click below to list to the radio advertisement.
Where can I buy a Purple Rose?
CF Ireland volunteers will be out nationwide on 65 Roses Day, Thursday April 13th selling purple roses for €2.
You can purchase a purple rose online today through the online shop, simply click here.
Keep up to date with plans for 65 Roses Day through CFI Social Media