Cystic Fibrosis Great Strides Walk 2017

April 21, 2015 12:00 PM

Great Strides

Sunday, June 4, 2017 | 5K Rain or Shine
Check-in/Registration Begins At 9:00 AM
Walk begins at 10:00 AM
Foley Square, Manhattan

We hope you’ll join WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV on-air personalities for a scenic walk that starts at Foley Square and heads to Hudson River Park, as well as experiencing motivational and stories, fun-filled festivities, live entertainment, tons of games and prizes and our official Great Strides T-shirt contest.

Great Strides is the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s signature and largest fundraising event. Dollars raised go to support research to find a cure for CF. The Manhattan Great Strides goal for 2017 is to raise over $1 Million Dollars! We need your help to reach it!

Check-in and registration, along with entertainment and refreshments opens at 9:00 a.m., with our opening ceremony starting at 10:00 a.m., and the ribbon cutting ceremony beginning at 10:30 a.m. CBS 2 and WLNY 10/55 are proud media sponsors of the 2017 Great Strides campaign.


Great Strides Cystic Fibrosis Collage


For more information about the New York City Great Strides walk or a walk near you, please call Michael Buscemi at (212) 986-8783 or email at

For more information about a Great Strides Walk near you, call any of the following locations:

  • New York City 212.986.8783
  • Long Island 516.827.1290
  • Westchester/Putnam/Dutchess/Rockland & Orange 914.993.1460
  • Nationwide 1-800-FIGHT CF

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