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Neurofibromatosis Midwest


Great Steps 4 NF – Neurofibromatosis Walks


 11181789_10205672751292546_6578914765664842536_oJoin the NF community and participate in a Walk for Neurofibromatosis! The Great Steps 4NF™ Walks include the largest walk for neurofibromatosis in the country in Naperville, IL. These walks bring co-workers, friends and family together as one community for the neurofibromatosis cause. Every walk varies in size but all have fun and friendship as the theme and our loved ones with NF as the center.

The goal of our Great Steps Neurofibromatosis Walks is to raise awareness and funds. The bulk of this comes from the work that our teams put in during the months before. Most teams create a personal fundraising page to raise awareness and funds by spreading the word through social media. Some teams have third party events that also raise funds and especially raise awareness because they bring their story out into the public.

Learn more about third party events and how you can really step forward for the cause and raise for your Great Steps team.


These events exist because of someone like you! Many Great Steps participants travel hundreds of miles to attend a Neurofibromatosis Walk! If you can’t make it, consider holding your own Great Steps 4NF Walk!


2016 Midwest Walks 


Madison, WI
May 7th
Capital Brewery

Chippewa Falls, WI
May 14th
Irvine Park

Naperville, IL
June 4th
Naperville Riverwalk

Effingham, IL
June 18th
Community Pavilion

Indianapolis, IN
August 13th
Hummel Park(Plainfield, IN)

Taylorville, IL
September 10th
Manners Park

Ft Wayne, IN
Sept 24th
(changed from July 9)
Parkview Field


Check out video from our 2012 Naperville walk.