Massachusetts / Rhode Island Chapter

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Welcome Welcome to the Massachusetts / Rhode Island Chapter

The Massachusetts/Rhode Island Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation welcomes you! We represent both states. 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!


Events Get involved with our local events

There are 7 upcoming events for this chapter.

Kluzak/Scarpa Celebrity Golf Challenge
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21st Annual Nantucket Slam
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Rhode Island CF Cycle for Life
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22nd Annual CF Golf Classic
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27th Annual Massachusetts CF Cycle for Life
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Massachusetts Uncork the Cure
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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 Massachusetts/Rhode Island Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation recognizes and thanks our supporters for their generosity and support in the fight against cystic fibrosis.

Alcresta Bruins Francis Pew Hayes Foundation The Joey Fund Viatris logo
For information on how you can become a supporter, please call (508) 655-6000.
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 Massachusetts/Rhode Island Chapter Board and Staff

Massachusetts Board of Directors
Ellen Brown-Schwanke - Legacy Chair
Sharon Castillo- Advocacy Chair
Robert (Bob) Coughlin- Board Chair
Jenica Leo- Volunteer Chair
Jonathan McTague- Tomorrow’s Leader Chair
Kate O'Donnell- Tomorrow’s Leader Chair

Rhode Island Board of Directors
Steven Greenough
Patricia Healy
Kristina Hersey
Amy Lupica
Greg Lupica
Jane Mignone
Kathy Stark
Heather Wood


220 North Main Street Suite 104
Natick, MA 01760
Phone: 508-655-6000

Pamela Simms Spitzer
Executive Director
Todd Bornstein
Field Operations Manager

Cynthia Macgowan              
Senior Development Director

Terry Waite
Associate Executive Director

Laura Donahue
Senior Development Director

Karen Kelly
Senior Development Director
Tracy Lund
Senior Development Director

Philomena Santos-Higgins
Senior Development Director

Elizabeth Feigen
Administrative Manager