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Celebrating Transparency: Breath of Life Foundation Earns Candid Gold Seal

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Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month: Green Bay business owner honors his late wife’s legacy

For one Green Bay business owner, he’s doing everything he can to continue honoring his late wife’s legacy who also had CF. Tyler Arkens is the owner of Green Bay Floral and Greenhouse. His wife, Lauren Arkens, died two years ago shortly after her lung transplant.
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GuideStar Silver Seal of Transparency Awarded to Breath of Life Foundation

Breath of Life Foundation just earned a 2019 Silver Seal by adding information to our Nonprofit Profile on GuideStar. Now our community members as well as 10+ million GuideStar users can find in-depth financial information about our organization.
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Road Trip: Green Bay Floral & Greenhouse

Our President, Tyler Arkens and Vice President, Lauren Arkens talk about their day job and how it leads them to an opportunity for philanthropy and leading our non-profit.
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Fighting for Herself and Her Daughter

Following a lung transplant, Lauren Arkens launched the Breath of Life Foundation to give back to Wisconsin CF families. When Lauren became pregnant with her first child, she felt that she had her life under control. Born with cystic fibrosis (CF), she had always managed to take good care of herself – regularly exercising and complying with her treatments.
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