The Walk Family Hosts FuNFest to Raise Money for NF Research
November 26, 2018
On November 21, 2018, Brian and Amanda Walk and their daughters, Jordan and Bella, visited the Washington University NF Center to celebrate another successful fuNFest event.
FuNFest is a family-friendly festival designed to promote awareness about NF and to raise funds for NF research. The event includes games, bounce houses, music, a live auction, silent auction bidding, and the now infamous Cow Patty Bingo.
This year’s fuNFest raised over $18,000, which will fund laboratory research focused on developing personalized medicine approaches for people with NF1. The Washington University NF Center extends its heartfelt gratitude to Amanda and Brian Walk, who worked tirelessly to plan and direct this event.
Our patients and their families are an integral part of our mission to provide exceptional care through groundbreaking research. Because of families like the Walks, we are able to conduct cutting-edge research and provide outstanding complementary care resources.