DC/Maryland/Virginia Chapter

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Staff Contacts

  • Donald Kropfelder
    Senior Manager, Events & Volunteer Engagement - Maryland
    [email protected]

    (646) 584-1513




We are always looking for dedicated volunteers to assist at our events or within the office. For more information on volunteering, please contact Heather Anderson, Senior Coordinator, Events & Volunteer Engagement at [email protected] or fill out our volunteer interest form.

Become a Member

As a member of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation, you will help us further the cause while receiving special membership benefits.  Membership benefits include, subscription to the chapter newsletter and national magazine, discounts on foundation publications and invitations to participate in chapter events and programs. Individual memberships are $30. Join or renew today!

Young Professionals Group

We have revamped our DC/MD/VA Chapter-wide Young Professionals Board! We are bringing young professionals of all industries together with the goal of growing and supporting our local IBD community. We are building a professional and effective fundraising group, that also knows how to have a bit of fun, network, offer support, and make a difference in our mission. If that sounds like you, please reach out to Marissa Spratley and she will be happy to answer all of your questions and get you started! For upcoming events like our Facebook page, join our LinkedIn Group and sign up for our YP emails

For more information contact Marissa Spratley at [email protected] or visit our page

Workplace Giving

The Washington, DC, Maryland & Virginia Chapter is proud to participate in the workplace giving campaign of Community Health Charities. At many workplaces throughout the DC/Virginia area, employees can direct contributions to the charity of their choice. Look for our name and agency code in your company campaign. If you don’t find us, please ask your employer to add the Foundation. The DC/Virginia Chapter (CFC) Combined Federal Campaign Number is 36149.


2202 18th St NW, #116
Washington, DC 20009
United States


(301) 287-8494

Upcoming Events


Virginia Take Steps

April 27, 2024

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May 18, 2024

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