NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — On June 5, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will host its annul Great Strides walk in New York City to help raise awareness for the illness.

CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock sat down with several participants to learn more about what to expect during Sunday’s event.

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Click on the video above for the full interview.