Northern Ohio Chapter

Get Involved

Opportunities include joining an event/program committee, internships, participating in Take Steps, volunteering at events & educational programs & assisting with administrative work in the office. If interested, email [email protected].

Workplace Giving

The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation Northeast Ohio Chapter is proud to participate in the workplace giving campaign of Community Health Charities and United Way. At many workplaces 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 Crohn's & Colitis Foundation.

United Way Designation Code #50368

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Community Health Charities Contributor Choice #54472



Send us a gift and help support Crohn’s and ulcerative colitis research. This gift can also be made in honor or in memory of a loved one. Gifts can be mailed to our office address or paid with a credit card over the phone by calling (216) 524 7700.


Matching Gifts

Many companies offer Matching Gift programs, where employees can make a donation, and the company will match their gift with an additional donation to Crohn's & Colitis Foundation.

Chapter Contacts

  • Amy Btiebet Washington

    Executive Director

    4700 Rockside Road, Suite 425

    Independence, OH 44131


    [email protected]

  • Caitlynn O'Halloran

    Director, Fundraising Campaigns and Volunteer Engagement

      (724) 288-6431

      [email protected]

  • Dawn Stock

    Coordinator, Fundraising Campaigns and Volunteer Engagement


      [email protected]


Board of Trustees

*Emeritus Members

  • Dr. Jonathan Moses, Chapter Board President
    University Hospitals, Rainbow Babies

  • Justin Carlson
    Hyland Software

  • Howard Edelstein*
    Edelstein Financial

  • Robert Edelstein*
    Robert Edelstein, Attorney at Law

  • Bruce Hartzmark*

    Hartzmark Group, Oppenheimer & Co

  • Monica Hupertz, Esq.

    Hyland Software

  • Rick Lash
    Rea & Associates

  • Larry Murphy*

  • Dr. Jessica Philpott
    Cleveland Clinic 

  • Ryan Robbins
    Hall of Fame Village

  • Mosab Tabbaa, MD*

    Northshore Gastroenterology & Endoscopy Centers

  • Dan Waldeck*

    Huntington Bank


Advocacy Initiatives

For more information on The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation national, State of Ohio, and local advocacy efforts, please email Lori Butterfield at [email protected] or call (216)524-7700, x 2



4700 Rockside Rd
Suite 425
Independence, OH 44131
United States



Upcoming Events


MyIBD Learning Webinar

April 15, 2021



Northeast Ohio Take Steps

June 26, 2021

Independence, OH


34th Annual Golf Outing

August 16, 2021

Chagrin Falls, OH


Toast of the Town

October 23, 2021

Cleveland, OH
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