Leading NF Advocacy
Building NF Community


Welcome NF friends and runners!

Thank you for your interest in joining with us as we run to raise awareness and generate funds to support the more than 125,000 people living with neurofibromatosis in the US.

Combining your own network of friends, family, associates, and local community with ours, will add fuel to our efforts and allow us to, “Go Farther, Faster” in our efforts to find a cure for this devastating disease.

Register to Run4NF in Two Steps

1) Select a Race: Either one from the list below or "Choose Your Own" event and register through the official event website.

2) Email RUN4NF and let us know that you want to help spread awareness and raise funds for support and research. We'll help you set-up an online fundraising page, add your event to our list below, and promote your event on our website, through social media and e-blasts.

Fundraising Incentives

View or print the Run4NF brochure.

Create NF Awareness

Another important part that your sideline supporters can help with is to raise NF awareness by wearing a Run4NF t-shirt at your next running event. T-shirt are available for $15 or racing singlets. They can also be earned by creating your own fundraising page and raising $100 for t-shirts and $250 for singlets. Pictures of you at your event are also appreciated by us to help keep the NF community encouraged that people are out there on their behalf trying to do more. Please email pictures and your story to so that we can share your accomplishments on social media and continue to build awareness!

Fundraising Facts:

Did you know:

                              95.4 percent of Americans participate at some level of charitable giving.

                              The average annual household charitable contribution is $2,974.

                              Online giving was up 8.9 percent in 2014, compared to overall giving increase of 2.1 percent.


Contact Yvonne Glass at or (630)510-1115 with questions.