NF Empowerment Symposium

This Symposium will heighten awareness and impart information about Neurofibromatosis to families and individuals affected with NF, but also interested health care providers and the general public. This is the first NF Symposium in Manitoba and we are excited to …

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New Run for NF

This fall MBNF had a new location for a running event! Lockport was a beautiful, well organized and supportive run. The success of this event was obvious by the number of participants, smiles on everyone’s faces and the comments to …

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MBNF Summer Picnic takes place August 22nd

Each summer our support group meets for our annual picnic. The summer of 2015 was the first picnic in 10 years to have been totally rained out. It will be a long wait, but we are already looking forward to the 2016 get-together for …

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NF Happy Campers

MBNF sends our younger members to a specialized NF Camp each summer, this camp is organized by the Children’s Tumor Foundation and happens annually at Camp Kostopulos in Emigration Canyon, Utah. Four teens attended this summer: Tyler, Seth, Isaak and Kiara. Campers …

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Charity Partnership with Manitoba Marathon was huge success

MBNF joined the Manitoba Marathon as a Charity Partner and on June 21st MBNF had 34 participants running on the course in Winnipeg. We also had 25 volunteers either cheering on route and/or working at the EXPO Booth. We were …

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The Manitoba Neurofibromatosis Support Group is committed to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by NF. MBNF provides support, promotes awareness by educating the public and aids in funding research to improve treatment and ultimately find a cure.

MBNF envisions lives freed of physical and emotional pain caused by Neurofibromatosis.

MBNF provides confidential support and distributes information about NF to members, families, health care professionals, and various organizations. We publish an annual newsletter and hold two Support Group Meetings each year. We host an up-to-date website and a discussion forum on Facebook. We host a variety of fundraising events and get-togethers in support of those living with neurofibromatosis and we continually look for ways to advance the awareness of NF.