Live virtual concert features local artists to help raise awareness for cystic fibrosis


Sweet preschool age girl with cystic fibrosis cuddles with her mom while receiving a breathing treatment. The girl and her mom are looking at something on a digital tablet.

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — A group of LSU students with the Manship School of Mass Communication will host a fundraiser to raise awareness for cystic fibrosis. In partnership with Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux, the students will host #RockingAwayCF from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Nov. 12.

The student group is comprised of individual’s with the school’s student-run public relations firm, ImPRint Communcations. The Facebook live virtual concert will feature acoustic performances from Walk-On’s corporate office. Local music groups include Parish County Line, Burnhouse, The Tricky Dickies, Rhett Guillot and Isabel Caballero. Speakers with the foundation will also talk on behalf of the cause between sets.

Viewers can donate to the cause starting Oct. 19 via GoFundMe. More information
about the event including direct links to GoFundMe and the Facebook Live Stream can be found

About ImPRint Communications

ImPRint Communications is a student-run public relations firm at Louisiana State University and is affiliated with the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) Chapter at LSU. ImPRint Communications is dedicated to providing clients with thorough PR services and solutions related to their individual needs and goals. For more information, visit or visit Instagram/Twitter @imprintcomm and Facebook @imprintcommlsu.

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