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Greetings!

What will YOU make possible? It is a question we can all ask ourselves. We taking on a huge challenge with the Children’s Tumor Foundation and making it possible to end neurofibromatosis (NF) through research. A very special little boy from Burleson is the reason we are doing this. My son, Denver Wakin is 9 years old and lives with NF every day.

NF causes tumors to grow on nerves throughout the body and can lead to blindness, bone abnormalities, cancer, deafness, disfigurement, learning disabilities, and excruciating and disabling pain. NF is under-recognized and underdiagnosed yet affects more people than cystic fibrosis, muscular dystrophy and Huntington’s disease combined. CTF is at the forefront of funding critical NF research - research that is also shedding new light on several forms of cancer, brain tumors and other health issues, ultimately benefiting the broader community.

This June we are hosting the 3rd annual TEAM DENVER Golf Tournament. In past years, our tournaments have been hugely successful and praised among our participants. The past two years we have raised over $30,000 and I truly hope that we can make our goal of $25,000 this year!

I want to tell you how much we appreciate you being in the community and we would love to partner with you. We want our golfers to see the importance of our cause, of course - but also the importance of community.
Together we can highlight to the people in the Dallas Fort Worth area how much you care about the community it employs and show kiddos like Denver that there is hope and they are not alone in this fight. We would love for you all to donate an item to include in our silent auction!

Will you help support Denver and the thousands of others by partnering with us again? I'd love to hear from you and talk with you if you have a chance!

Thank you very much for your support and I…...

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