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The Stephanie A. Wynn Foundation, Inc.™️ a 501(c)(3) non profit organization was established in 2021 after the founder Stephanie Wynn her near-death experience, with Inflammatory Bowel Disease, specifically Crohn’s Disease.

Awards & Accolades

Health Equity Train the Trainer Certificate

Core values/mission statement

To eliminate healthcare and financial disparities in underserved African American and other marginalized communities suffering from Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, particularly Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease, through targeted outreach, education, and financial assistance programs. Core Values: Compassion: We bring a deep sense of empathy and understanding to our work, always prioritizing the needs and struggles of those in underserved communities. Integrity: Our actions are guided by strong ethical principles, ensuring that we operate with honesty and transparency in all that we do. Diversity: We celebrate and embrace the richness of different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives, recognizing that this diversity strengthens our mission and work. Leadership: We are committed to being leaders in our field, paving the way for positive change and innovation in addressing healthcare and financial disparities. Education: We place a strong emphasis on education, providing individuals with the information and resources they need to take control of their health and wellbeing. Collaboration: We value the power of working together, partnering with other organizations and communities to amplify our impact. Accountability: We hold ourselves accountable to our mission and the communities we serve, continuously evaluating and improving our programs and services to meet their needs.

Company Overview

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The Stephanie A. Wynn Foundation, Inc

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Company Leadership

Stephanie Wynn


Stephanie Wynn, an acclaimed author and dedicated philanthropist, is the driving force behind the Stephanie A. Wynn Foundation. Her journey as an IBD Patient Navigator stems from her personal battle with Crohn’s Disease, an experience that not only tested her resilience but also deepened her understanding of the struggles faced by those living with chronic Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Her near-death experience in 2021 was a turning point, leading her to establish the Stephanie A. Wynn Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization focused on enhancing the health and wellness of economically disenfranchised African Americans and other marginalized communities afflicted with IBD. Stephanie's mission through her foundation is profound yet clear: to positively impact the lives of 10,000 underserved IBD patients, addressing the often silent suffering of this group. Her dedication is a beacon of hope and support, offering not just medical assistance but also essential financial resources to those in dire need.

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