Breath of Life Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization founded to assist those impacted by Cystic Fibrosis.

Breath of Life Foundation assists individuals regardless of age, gender, race, religion, or sexual orientation.

To be eligible for financial assistance you must be a Cystic Fibrosis patient living or receiving treatment in Wisconsin, unless otherwise approved by the Breath of Life Board of Directors. Applicant’s income restriction is 400% or less of federal poverty levels and/or whose insurance/Medicare assistance is not sufficient for applicant to maintain financial stability. Breath of Life Foundation will reimburse patient or family up to $2000 a year.

To apply for financial assistance, please fill out the form below: 

Breath of Life Application for Financial Support



Financial Support Criteria

The following is required for financial support from the Breath of Life Foundation. 
The recipient:

1.   Has Cystic Fibrosis – care/expenses up to a transplant
2.   Receives treatment in the state of Wisconsin or lives in the state of Wisconsin
3.   Seeks support for treatment of the effects of Cystic Fibrosis*:

  • Medications
  • Co-pays
  • Hospital bills
  • Nutritional supplies
  • Medical devices and supplies
  • Insurance premiums
  • Fuel associated with clinic or hospital visits
  • General Wellness
  • Vision
  • Dental
  • Hearing
  • Healthy lifestyle
  • Fitness equipment
  • Gym memberships/sports fees (ONLY for the child with CF)

4.   Accumulated payments for all requests per child with CF in one family unit in a year shall not exceed $2000.

* Breath of Life Foundation reserves the right to request the proof of purchase to qualify before reimbursement. Breath of Life Foundation will not reimburse for electronics, shoes, uniform expenses, costumes, fuel reimbursement for traveling of sports and other physical activities, tuition fees or books, or any other miscellaneous items deemed not related to Cystic Fibrosis care by the Board of Directors.
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Contact Us

Breath of Life Foundation
W5726 Firelane 12
Menasha, WI 54952