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Law Society staff climb Ben Nevis for Cystic Fibrosis Trust

06 October 2016 | tagged News release

Law Society of Scotland staff scaled the dizzy heights of Ben Nevis on Saturday, 1 October 2016, to raise money for Cystic Fibrosis Trust.

Eight Law Society employees, including Chief Executive Lorna Jack, climbed 1,345m to the summit of the UK’s highest mountain, raising over £4,300 for the only UK-wide charity dedicated to fighting for ‘a life unlimited’ by cystic fibrosis.

Cystic fibrosis is a genetic condition affecting more than 10,800 people in the UK. The Cystic Fibrosis Trust are working towards a brighter future for everyone with cystic fibrosis by funding cutting-edge research, driving up standards of care and supporting people with the condition and their loved ones.

Law Society staff vote for a new charity each year to focus their fundraising efforts with recent nominees including Fresh Start in 2015/16 and Guide Dogs Scotland in 2014/15. The Society’s Cystic Fibrosis fundraising page closes on 31 October.

To find out more about Cystic Fibrosis Trust visit www.cysticfibrosis.org.uk

To donate to the Law Society of Scotland’s Cystic Fibrosis page visit https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/Lawscot-Ben-Nevis

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