Greater Illinois Chapter

Greater Illinois Chapter
Follow us on social media
Welcome Welcome to the Greater Illinois Chapter

The Greater Illinois Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation welcomes you!  Our chapter covers Chicago, Peoria, NW Indiana and the surrounding areas. Volunteers are the key to our success and the lifeblood of our organization. We have many opportunities for you to get involved. Your participation in any way will help us achieve our mission - finding a cure for all people with CF. Take a moment to check out our upcoming events and learn more.

Now serving Illinois and NW Indiana
Events Get involved with our local events

There are 10 upcoming events for this chapter.

Chicago's Grand Chefs Experience
Learn More
South Suburban Great Strides
Learn More
Northwest Indiana Great Strides
Learn More
West Suburban Great Strides
Learn More
Eastern Illinois Great Strides
Learn More
Northwest Suburban Great Strides
Learn More
Supporters We’d like to thank the people and businesses that support us
Platinum National Corporate Champions

Thank you to our Platinum National Corporate Champions!

American Airlines
Gold National Corporate Champions

Thank you to our Gold National Corporate Champions!

Learn more about our National Corporate Champions
Key Supporters

The Chicago Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation recognizes and thanks our supporters for their generosity and support in the fight against cystic fibrosis.  For more information on how you can become a supporter, please call (312) 236-4491. 

Care Centers
Find a CF Care Center Near You

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation-accredited care centers provide expert care and specialized disease management to people living with cystic fibrosis.

Meet Our Local Team Greater Illinois Chapter Board and Staff

Jon Bottorff
Christy Clow
Lou DeFalco
Kathy Duncan
Kent Duncan
Tim Fallon
Dave Karwowski
Steve Knipstein
Hal Lusk

Kyle Morse
Matt O'Connell
Chris Pry
Pete Regis
Ryan Walsh
Corey Wise
Laura Wise
Nicole Wiza
Chris Yenchek


Chicago Office Staff
150 N. Michigan Ave Ste 1550
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: 312-236-4491

Meg Schneider
Executive Director

Sarah Evans
Associate Executive Director

David Oshinski
Sr. Development Director

Hannah Willkomm
Development Director

William Covert
Senior Administrative Manager

Hannah Klinnert Sowa
Senior Development Manager

Olivia Coady
Senior Development Manager

Katie Reardon
Development Manager

Stephanie Meyer
Event Support Specialist

Peoria Office Staff
PO Box 9206
Peoria, IL 61612
Phone: 309-682-9240

Kellie A Fleeman**
Associate Executive Director
**Kellie will be out of the office through November 11th. Please reach out to Sarah Evans ( in the meantime**