Northern Texas/Oklahoma Chapter

Get Involved

There are a variety of ways that you can get involved with the Northern Texas/ Oklahoma Chapter. Whether you donate your time, money, resources or skills, you can help make a difference in the lives of the over 3.1 million American with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis. Get involved today!


Chapter Staff

  • Brittany Matteson
    Manager, Fundraising Campaigns & Volunteer Engagement
    (972) 386-0607, x5
    [email protected] 


2021 Greater Dallas Leadership Board

  • Jill Field - Greater Dallas Board President
  • Willie Clark-Harlston
  • Caitlin Crump
  • Tricia Holderman
  • Monica Johnson
  • Laura Primes
  • Trisha Susman 
  • Linda Turner

2021 Tarrant County Leadership Board

  • Kate Jennings, LPC - Tarrant County Board President
  • Patrick Brady
  • Annette Cox
  • Tonya Fuqua, DDS
  • Blake Hunter
  • Letitia Johnson
  • Monte Troutman, DO

Volunteer With Us

Thousands of volunteers have helped the Foundation accomplish its research, education, and support goals throughout the country. Without our volunteers, we would not have been able to accomplish all of this.

We are always looking for dedicated volunteers to help with special events, serve on our committees and Leadership Boards, perform community outreach and much more. If you would like to volunteer with the North Texas/Oklahoma Chapter, please fill out this brief survey and we will contact you. If you have any questions, please contact Development Manager Vernessa Thomas.

Sponsor or Attend an Event

We have various events throughout the year that appeal to all ages and interests. Whether you like walking, running, golfing or any other type of social event, consider joining us for one of our many fundraising events. Check out our upcoming events to learn more or contact Executive Director Jacquelin Leech

Workplace Giving

Choosing the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation as the recipient of your workplace giving campaign is one very important way you can help to find a cure for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. If your company participates in annual United Way, be sure to write in Crohn's & Colitis Foundation and provide the Foundation's EIN: 13-6193105

The North Texas/Oklahoma Chapter is a member of Community Health Charities. Employees of corporations, federal agencies, and state and municipal governments nationwide have the option to give to the foundation through Community Health Charities which has more than 50 years of experience in workplace giving. Touch the lives of people you know and help someone you don't know. 

Community Health Charities Contributor Choice: 60214 - North Texas; 47099 - Oklahoma

Kroger Rewards Program

The North Texas Chapter will earn money every time you shop at Kroger. It's simple: just swipe your Kroger Plus Card at checkout. To be eligible, you must register your Kroger Rewards Card at and select CCFA North Texas #89536


Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know - same products, same prices, same service. Visit and select Crohn's & Colitis Foundation as your charity of choice. 

eBay for Charity

Through eBay Giving Works you can support the causes that matter most to you by buying and selling on eBay. Visit and select Crohn's & Colitis Foundation, North Texas Chapter as your charity of choice. 

Tom Thumb Good Neighbor Reward Program

Shop at Tom Thumb and support the North Texas Chapter. Tom Thumb will pay the North Texas Chapter 1 percent of your total grocery purchases. To sign up, simply fill out the Good Neighbor program section and the top part of a reward card application, indicating the North Texas number #3318 and return it to the courtesy booth at your local store.

If you have an existing Tom Thumb Rewards Card, you can change your designated organization at any time simply by indicating the account number to add or delete using a reward card application. You will need to complete the top section and the Good Neighbor program section and return it to the courtesy booth at your local store.



12801 N Central Expy
Suite 530
Dallas, TX 75243
United States


(972) 386.0607