Iowa Chapter

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Welcome Welcome to the Iowa Chapter

The Iowa Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation welcomes you! 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!

The art piece above was created by Grace Lidgett, out of Traer, Iowa. This piece is a reminder that beauty can stem from challenges.

Events Get involved with our local events

No upcoming events at this time, please check back later!

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 Iowa Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation recognizes and thanks our supporters for their generosity and support in the fight against cystic fibrosis.

Community Betterment Partner

Prairie Meadows

Key Supporter

voya financial

Community Supporters 

Barrett Rosen Foundation Boesen The Florist business solver Davis Brown Downing Development EMC Insurance Exec1 Aviation Farm Bureau Financial Services Gershman Mortgage Gilcrest Jewett Ideal Transformation JCToland Jerrys Homes John Ruan Foundation Kemin Koester LWBJ Meredith NCMIC OPN Outlets Of Des Moines Premier Commercial SageIF Scheels Shottenkirk Signature Tito's Hadmade Tom's Auto Sales Two Rivers Vee Ann Cartwright Wells Fargo WestBank White Willow Whitey Exteriors
For information on how you can become a supporter, please call (515) 252-1530.
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 Iowa Chapter Board and Staff

Tracey Bruner Rayhons
Ana Bumgardner 
Jesse Bunney 
Dean Gillaspey 
Mary Gillaspey 
Jennifer Hampton 
Eric Kunkel
Megan Lang 
Bridget Mortland
Zane Muntz
Kelly Peters

Tom Rice
Susie Rider 
Mark Sander 
Amy Scar 
Jennifer Scharn 
Jackie Schmillen 
Julie Stewart 
Drew Strube 
Jaci Strube 
Shannon Swenson 
Chris Uglum 


1501 42nd Street 230
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266
Phone: 515-252-1530

Melodee Pomerantz
Executive Director

Kelsey Chaves White
Senior Development Manager

Emily Hanna
Development Manager

Kim Damlo
Senior Administrative Manager