Spotlight on CFS
a force to be reckoned
with. With a 12-4 record in 2000, this young, talented softball player was on
top of her game. However, Jill wasnít on the pitcherís mound for her 2001 and
2002 seasons. Visit
find out more about her inspiring story and how Jill was able to use her love
for softball to help others fighting
Lobby Day excitement is building!
CFIDS advocates will gather in Washington, DC
September 17 -18 for the Associationís 12th annual Lobby Day event.
Participants will educate their Members of Congress about
CFIDS and ask for their help in securing an
increased federal response to this debilitating illness.
Lobby Day offers
advocates (typically patients, their family members and friends) an opportunity
to tell their stories, ask for the things that will further our cause and take
action against an illness that has had a tremendous impact on their lives.
Next monthís CFIDS Link will
bring you an update on what we accomplished.
CFIDS Associationís 2003 Annual Fund ramps back
up in late September. Every gift counts and every dollar makes a difference. So
make your gift today ó online, through our secure server ó and it goes even
First, your tax-deductible donation will be put to immediate
use in support of the Associationís priority programs. Your e-donation also
helps the Association save on printing and postage costs, allowing us to invest
more in vital
CFIDS education, advocacy and
To make your contribution, visit