Andy Lipman
"I have Cystic Fibrosis, but it will never have me"
— Andy Lipman is a motivational speaker and a cystic fibrosis survivor.
Mission Statement
The Wish for Wendy Foundation strives to increase awareness of cystic fibrosis and supports research aimed at finding a cure.
"The Drive at 35 is such an inspiring account of Andy Lipman's life with cystic fibrosis. It is also the candid story of a young man finding his way in the world despite big challenges." "I’m proud to say that I know CF patients like Andy Lipman who show that life is there for the taking." "Inspirational and profoundly sincere... Andy demostrates the living part of life is captured in moments – not age." "Andy Lipman’s story is inspirational. It is honest and painful, but ultimately one that is full of his joy and our admiration."
Celine Dion
Singer & Patron for Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Chipper Jones
All-Star Outfielder of the Atlanta Braves
Boomer Esiason
Former NFL All-Pro Quarterback and
CBS Sports Commentator
Frank Deford
NPR, Sports Illustrated, HBO’s Real Sports