LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- About 30,000 children and adults in the United States suffer from cystic fibrosis, and there is no cure.

Hannah Herriman, president of Arkansas' Cystic Fibrosis Foundation chapter, stopped by "THV 11 This Morning" to talk aboutTaste of the Finest, an upcoming eventthat THV's Tom Brannon isemceeing.

This event recognizes the fundraising efforts of individuals in Arkansas.

It will be Friday, Aug. 23 at Metroplex Event Center in Little Rock. Tragikly White will be providing music and there'll be local restaurants and beverages and a chance to meet Little Rocks Finest Young Professionals.

The event is 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tickets are $50 and VIP $75.