NEW YORK, Dec. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Starting on December 1, 2015, the Boomer Esiason Foundation (BEF) will be featured in a window display at Rockefeller Center, helping to raise awareness about Team Boomer – the athletic arm of the Foundation that encourages people with cystic fibrosis (CF) to live active, healthy lifestyles and welcomes all athletes to join in the fight.
"We are so excited to be featured at such an incredible New York City landmark. As a Long Island native, I know just how important Rockefeller Center is around the holidays and the vast number of people who flock to see the window displays, iconic tree, and to ice skate," said Boomer. "EHE International's generosity in highlighting BEF around the holidays is humbling – and seeing my Foundation featured in a window at Roc Center is a dream come true."
"EHE International is delighted to host the Boomer Esiason Foundation in raising awareness about cystic fibrosis," said Deborah McKeever, President of EHE International.
About the Boomer Esiason Foundation
BEF supports the CF community through scholarships, transplant grants, exercise programs, and educational programs as well as donating money to CF research. To date, BEF has raised over $115 million. Please visit Esiason.org to learn more about our programs, teamboomer.org to join the team, and follow us at facebook.com/BoomerEsiasonFoundation and @cysticfibrosis.
About Cystic Fibrosis
Cystic Fibrosis is a rare, inherited, chronic disease that affects the lungs, digestive system, and reproductive system of about 30,000 Americans by causing a thick build-up of mucus that leads to blockage, inflammation, and infection.
About EHE International
EHE International is celebrating over 100 years as the recognized leader in preventive medicine with the release of a new book, 100 Years of Preventive Health: The History of EHE International. Established in 1913, EHE International is America's largest and most experienced preventive medicine specialist and the preferred choice among employers for the prevention and early detection of disease and associated risk factors. For more information, contact EHE International, 10 Rockefeller Plaza, 4th Floor, New York, New York 10020; 212.332.3700; visit www.eheintl.com.
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