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2018 Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma

Portland Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma - June 29, 2019!

The Oregon Chapter's 14th Annual Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma benefit walk will be on June 29th this year in Happy Valley, OR!  Come join us for a fun time while raising money to support our chapter and find a cure for scleroderma!

Click here for more info, or to register now!


2018 Portland medical seminarView photos from our 18th Annual Cheri Woo Scleroderma Education Seminar!


Each year, the Oregon Chapter hosts a free educational event that is open to all scleroderma patients, family, and medical professionals.  We had a wonderful event this year with some amazing guest speakers at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center! 

Click here to view photos from the event!



Oregon Chapter volunteers

 Volunteers Wanted!

Interested in being on our board of directors, leading a support group, or helping us out with events or fundraising?  We are looking for responsible, motivated individuals who want to help people!


For more information, email ORchapter@scleroderma.org!


Shop at Fred Meyer and Earn Donations for the Oregon Chapter!

Fred Meyer is donating $2.5 million per year to non-profits in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington, based on their customers' direction. 

Here's how the Fred Meyer Rewards Program benefits the Oregon Chapter:

  • Sign up for the Community Rewards program by linking your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to the Scleroderma Foundation Oregon Chapter at www.fredmeyer.com/communityrewards. It's easy!
  • You can search for us by our name, Scleroderma Foundation or by our non-profit number: 93076. Our organization is under “Scleroderma Foundation Oregon Chapter.” #93076. 
  • Every time you shop and use your Rewards Card, you will be helping the Oregon Chapter earn a donation!
  • You still earn your personal Rewards Points, Fuel Points, and Rebates just as you do now.
  • If you do not have a Rewards Card, they are available at the Customer Service desk of any Fred Meyer store. 


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About Us

Board of Directors
Christina Fidalgo - President
SarahLou Carson - Vice President
David Fidalgo - Treasurer
Bethany Marshall - Secretary

Contact Information

Chapter Contact: Christina Fidalgo
Scleroderma Foundation Oregon Chapter
P.O. Box 19296
Portland, OR 97280-0296
Phone: 503-245-4588
Email: ORchapter@scleroderma.org

Board Members 
Beverly Fischer 
Aryel Marquez
Liz Orem-Bedel

Support Group Leaders
Portland - Denise Bates
Salem - Tina Barton
Beaverton - Christina Fidalgo

Liz Orem-Bedel & Lilliane Grahek

Photo Gallery

Look through photo galleries from previous events held by our chapter.



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Watch videos pertaining to events held by our chapter and a few fun extras. 


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Actelion 2019 sponsor      Boehringer Ingelheim 2019 sponsor

Oregon Chapter
Gold Sponsor

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Oregon Chapter
Bronze Sponsors

Heritage Baptist Church
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Oregon Sponsors

Eastside Distilling BurntPixels.net

Appraisal Service, Inc.


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Community Sponsors



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Glowing Greens
Oregon Shakespeare Festival
Oregon Symphony
Willamette Valley Vineyard