STUDIO CITY (CBSLA.com) — Walk this weekend to help find treatments for neurofibromatosis!READ MORE: 'Supercharge' Storm Expected To Bring Heavy Rainfall To Southland
Kim Robinson, volunteer relations associate with the Children’s Tumor Foundation, visited KCAL9 Thursday to talk about the 8th Annual LA NF Walk taking place on Sunday.
The Children’s Tumor Foundation is the world’s leading non-government funder of NF research to find effective treatments for neurofibromatosis.READ MORE: 101 Freeway Near Sixth Street In Downtown Reopens Ahead Of Schedule
Kim’s 13-year-old son, Blake Robinson, has Neurofibromatosis 1 with an optic glioma and three astrocytomas.
Proceeds from the walk benefit the Children’s Tumor Foundation, whose mission is to end neurofibromatosis (NF) through research. Festivities also include live entertainment, face painting, silent and live auctions, pirates, and much more.
The walk takes place at CBS Studio Center, 4024 Radford Avenue, in Studio City. Registration and check in begin at 8 a.m.MORE NEWS: Sea Of Pink With Message Of Hope Brings Thousands To Costa Mesa For 'Making Strides' Walk
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