Northern California Chapter

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Northern California Chapter
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Welcome Welcome to the Northern California Chapter

The Northern California 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!

Serving San Francisco, Sacramento, and surrounding areas.
Events Get involved with our local events

There are 10 upcoming events for this chapter.

Sacramento Great Strides
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Walnut Creek Great Strides
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San Francisco Great Strides
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Northern California Cycle for Life
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Santa Cruz Great Strides
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Santa Rosa Great Strides
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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 Northern California Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation recognizes and thanks our supporters for their generosity and support in the fight against cystic fibrosis.

For information on how you can become a supporter, please call (415) 989-6500.
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 Northern California Chapter Board and Staff

Chapter Board

Steve Cance, Board Chair 
Jim Arellano
Connie Campbell
Mark Carnathan   
Jim Gallagher
Adam Galper, Individual Giving Chair
Elizabeth Gibb, M.D.
Mark Ginestro, Emeritus Board Member
Allison Greenly, Fundraising Chair
Jeff Hastings  
Steve Hays, M.D. 
Craig Johnson


Gara Larson
James Marocco
Kim Mroczkowski
Dennis Pedersen, Volunteer Engagement Chair & Advocacy Chair
Bailey Rodriguez
Bonnie Rose
Elizabeth Ryan
Jim Rynne 
Melissa Smith
Penny Stroud
Matt Yeo, Vice Chair


Area Director: Brandy Zahner

Northern California Office
1540 River Park Dr Ste. 116
Sacramento, CA 95815
Phone: 415-989-6500

Camille Brown
Administrative Manager

Carly Gonzalez
Development Manager

Daphne Crane
Development Director

Lisa Orchard
Senior Development Director