PFF Daughters

Become a Member!

Join a network of leaders, volunteers, advocates, and fundraisers dedicated to helping the PFF fulfill its mission.

Members of PFF Daughters join together to use their collective voice to increase awareness about PF, advocate for improved care for people with PF, and raise support for continued research efforts. Membership in the PFF Daughters program is open to anyone affected by pulmonary fibrosis—past, present, and future.

PFF Daughters is a new Signature Program within the PFF suite of programs. Join the PFF Daughters to increase your involvement and support of the PFF.


PFF Daughters members are led by a team of committed volunteers who facilitate advocacy, awareness-raising, and fundraising activities.

Applications for PFF Daughters leadership are now open! All leadership applications for the 2017 cycle are due by March 28, 2017. The membership application is open year round. If you have any questions about the application process, please contact Kate Gates, Director, Programs, at 312.224.9820 or

PFF Daughters Leadership Guidelines

Apply to the PFF Daughters Leadership Team


Every member has the following responsibilities:

  • Support the PFF by raising $500 each year, an amount you can contribute or raise from your friends, family, or business associates. The funds raised will be used to improve the lives of the hundreds of thousands of people impacted by pulmonary fibrosis each year. Of course, the Foundation will support your efforts with various resources to ensure your success!
  • Help the PFF raise awareness during Global Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month in September.
  • If possible, attend at least one PFF-sponsored event such as a Team PFF event, the PFF Summit, Broadway Belts for PFF!, or a PFF Care Center Network patient education event.


Be the first: The first 100 members receive a PFF-branded gift for signing up!

Every member receives the following benefits:

  • PFF Event Highlights e-Newsletter: Receive an exclusive e-newsletter outlining activities such as the American Thoracic Society (ATS) and European Respiratory Society (ERS) conferences, Global Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month activities, and highlights from the PFF Summit 2015.
  • Premier access to events with limited registration: Be the first invited to register for special PFF Daughters webinars and other events with limited space.
  • Personalized event invitations: Receive regular, personalized invitations to Global Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month activities, educational events, Team PFF events, support group meetings, and other PFF activities in your area.
  • Skills training: Participate in exclusive volunteer skills trainings including an events training and quarterly fundraising webinars.
  • PFF Summit 2017: Receive a discount on registration for the PFF Summit 2017 and get the opportunity to host a PFF Daughters reception.

Most importantly, you belong to a talented, experienced network of members and volunteers who are making a difference in the PF community.

And coming soon:

  • Caregiver resources: Receive premier access to a comprehensive set of resources for people providing care for a loved one through the PFF Daughters Toolkit.
  • PF Research Update e-Newsletter: Receive premier access to a summary of current pulmonary fibrosis research including research done at PFF Care Center Network sites and PFF-funded research.


If you have any questions about the application process, please contact Kate Gates, Director, Programs, at 312.224.9820 or

Apply to Become a member of PFF Daughters

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