Events

2016 Take Steps Walks

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is CCFA's largest fundraising event and the nation's only walk dedicated to finding a cure for digestive diseases. Join us for our 2016 walk in Michigan and NW Ohio!

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California

TAKE STEPS

November 23, 2015
Michigan

9th Annual Fashion Show

December 21, 2015

Social Media

January 26, 2016

Interdisciplinary Autoimmune Summit

April 1, 2016
New York, New York

IAS provides gastroenterologists, immunologists, internists, dermatologists, rheumatologists, and other specialists with groundbreaking collaborative care approaches to treating patients with interrelated imune-mediated inflammatory diseases (IMIDs), such as Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, and inflammatory bowel disease, as well as extra-intestinal manifestations like psoriasis and sondyloarthritis.

FOCIS 2016

June 22, 2016
Boston, Massachusetts

Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies

Team Challenge Napa to Sonoma Half Marathon

July 17, 2016

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) is proud to partner with the Napa to Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon. Come experience beautiful Napa Valley, California with Team Challenge!

Team Challenge Napa to Sonoma Half Marathon

July 17, 2016

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) is proud to partner with the Napa to Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon. Come experience beautiful Napa Valley, California with Team Challenge!

2016 TS Lansing Kickoff

August 10, 2016

2016 INDIANAPOLIS FINANCIAL FORUM

August 12, 2016
6:30pm | Indianapolis, Indiana

2016 INDIANAPOLIS FINANCIAL FORUM includes top financial thought-leaders in the country. The evening includes a 30-minute session by top economists and money managers, providing insight on current market conditions and a 30,000 foot view of current market environments. ALL registration fee's benift the Indiana Chapter of the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation!

4th Annual Golf Fore Guts

August 14, 2016
Washington , Michigan

4th Annual Golf Fore Guts Golf Outing

Guts & Glory 5k Run/Walk

August 14, 2016
Ocean City, New Jersey

Take a break from the city and enjoy the sites and sounds of the South Jersey Shore while raising money for CCFA! You will receive a Guts & Glory t-shirt on race day.

CCFA Golf Classic

August 15, 2016
7:00am - 2:00pm | Denver, Colorado

The 2016 CCFA Golf Classic presented by "Just Squeeze It" will take place at the beautiful Pinehurst Country Club in Denver, CO. The event features lots of activities including a great golf course, breakfast, driving range, hole contests, awards, auction and more.

Golf Tournament 2016

August 15, 2016
10:00am | Moreland Hills, Ohio

Mobile Patient Education Symposium

August 27, 2016
10 AM - 2 PM | Mobile, Alabama

Bottoms Up & Take Steps Savannah Kick Off

September 8, 2016
5:30 - 7:30 p.m. | Savannah, Georgia

Come and enjoy a gathering with fellow wine lovers, experts pouring and discussing six wines, appetizers, a 50/50 raffle and silent auction, all benefiting the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America. Click the red title above for more information!

Play for CCFA

September 8, 2016
10:00am | Glen Cove and Locust Valley , New York

Golf at The Creek and Nassau Country Club, Thursday, September 8th, honoring Chris & Matt Giamo. A great day of golf on two very special golf courses, followed by a surf'n'turf dinner in The Creek's Beach Pavilion.

Memphis Clinical Convergence Program 2016 PROFESSIONAL

September 10, 2016
8:00 AM- 1:15 PM | Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis Clinical Convergence Program 2016 PATIENT

September 10, 2016
8:45 AM- 1:15 PM | Memphis, Tennessee

A Touch of Football

September 10, 2016
7:00 am | East Rutherford, New Jersey

Join your fellow football fans in a touch football tournament on the field at MetLife Stadium, home of the New York Football Giants and New York Jets, and help to find cures for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Flag Football at US Bank Stadium, presented by UnitedHealth Group

September 10, 2016
8:30am - 6:00pm | Minneapolis, Minnesota

Experience the NEW home of the Vikings as a player in our all-new flag football tournament while helping us tackle Crohn's and colitis. Spectator tickets available, including an exclusive tour of US Bank Stadium!

Diagnosing and Monitoring IBD Patient Education Program

September 13, 2016

Join the CCFA for live interactive educational program for those living with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis.

Kick-off Party for Baton Rouge Take Steps

September 15, 2016
7:00 pm | Baton Rouge

Grab a friend and join us at Whole Foods as we Kick-Off the fun for Take Steps! We'd love to see you there!

A Winning Hand for CCFA

September 15, 2016
10:30am | Roslyn Harbor, NY, New York

A fun filled day of cards, mah jongg, shopping, lunch and raffles

Sacramento Burger Battle

September 15, 2016
Sacramento, California

An epic burger cook-off for charity!

Take Steps Green Bay Walk

September 17, 2016
10 a.m. | Green Bay, Wisconsin

Join us for our walk and festival at the Aurora BayCare Medical Center campus.

Rochester Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis

September 17, 2016
3:30 p.m. | Rochester, New York

A Night at the Museum

September 17, 2016
Raleigh, North Carolina

A Night at the Museum is the Triangle Area's new philanthropic event to benefit the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America. Enjoy an assortment of tantalizing cuisine, music and fun while perusing our menu of fine auction packages.

The Ultimate Riddle Race 2016

September 17, 2016
Check-In: 1:00 pm, Race Begins: 3:00 pm | Huntingtown, Maryland

Join Calvert Crohn's and CCFA board member Greg Russell on Saturday, September 17th for The Ultimate Riddle Race in Calvert County, MD This "Amazing Race" style scavenger hunt will not only be a lot of fun, but also raise funds for CCFA and awareness of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Teams will compete to solve puzzles, search for clues, complete activities and arrive at the finish before time runs out. At the end of the race, everyone will celebrate with a great party - food, adult beverages, music and prizes.

Albuquerque's "You, Me and IBD"

September 17, 2016
9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | Albuquerque, New Mexico

Education Event

Red Rock 5K

September 17, 2016
7am - 11am | Las Vegas, Nevada

Please join us on Saturday, September 17 for the Red Rock 5K to benefit CCFA! Space is limited! Register today! Follow the link to learn more and to register.

spin4 Launch Party

September 17, 2016
8am | Huntington Beach, California

Join us for an indoor cycling relay to raise funds for CCFA. Come out and meet us for some snacks and info.

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis - St Cloud walk

September 18, 2016
St Cloud, Minnesota

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis in St. Cloud, MN.

2016 Hampton Roads Take Steps Walk

September 18, 2016
Check-In: 3:00 pm Walk Starts: 4:00 pm | Virginia Beach, Virginia

2016 Patient Education Symposium

September 18, 2016
8:30am - 1:00pm | New York, New York

Take Steps Walk, Colorado Springs - 2016

September 18, 2016
1:00pm to 3:00pm | Colorado Springs, Colorado

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is CCFA's largest fundraising event and the nation's only walk dedicated to finding a cure for digestive diseases. Participants raise funds throughout the year to find a cure and come together to celebrate the steps taken when no American has to suffer with digestive diseases and Crohn's or colitis. A cure is within our reach yet we need you.

Harrisburg Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis

September 18, 2016
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Our community consists of patients, loved ones, friends and supporters that empower and inspire each other to fight these diseases. Each year we connect with our communities as we fundraise for cures and celebrate our hard work together in supporting our patients. To date, Take Steps has raised more than $60 million to fund mission-critical research and patient support programs. More than 80 cents of each dollar raised goes directly to funding this mission. Find a walk in your local community and join thousands of others Taking Steps for cures.

Let's Party for a Cure

September 18, 2016
Westlake Village, California

Wine tasting, food, live music and more at the Hyatt Regency in Westlake Village

Pediatric Q&A Program September 2016

September 20, 2016
6:30-8:00 PM | Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Please note this session has been canceled. The next session will be Nov. 15.

3rd Annual Toast For A Cure Corporate Cocktail

September 22, 2016
6:30pm | Tampa, Florida

The 3rd Annual Toast For A Cure Corporate Cocktail is a fun evening of music, appetizers, drinks, raffle and silent auction to help raise funds for research for education programs. Fantastic way to come out and raise awareness for IBD while networking with business professionals in the corporate and healthcare communities and meeting others connected to the mission.

Bottoms Up 2016

September 23, 2016
6:00 p.m. | Glastonbury , Connecticut

Charlotte Patient Education Program 2016

September 24, 2016
9:00- 12:00 | Charlotte, North Carolina

Pediatric IBD Family Day

September 24, 2016
Irvine, California

An educational event for parents and a fun activity for the kids.

Phoenix Clinical Convergence Program

September 24, 2016
8:00 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. | Phoenix, Arizona

Education Event

Take Steps Dayton

September 24, 2016
9:30AM-12:30PM | Dayton, Ohio

Take Steps, Be Heard for Crohn's and Colitis- Dayton. September 24, 2016 at Wegerzyn Gardens Metro park

Take Steps Walnut Creek

September 24, 2016
2:00PM | Walnut Creek, California

Walk. Skip. Hop. Roll. Run. It doesn't matter how you do it, it just matters that you do it! Join us for a day filled with live music, food and entertainment! Friends, family and the community come together for CCFA's largest fundraising event and you WON'T want to miss it. Register today or check out our website for more details. Help us in fighting digestive diseases and take part in a fun-filled day!

Eastern Washington Take Steps

September 24, 2016
4:00pm Registration | Spokane, Washington

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis - Fargo walk & Education Program

September 24, 2016
12:30pm-2:45pm | Fargo, North Dakota

Tampa Patient Education Symposium

September 24, 2016
10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. | Tampa, Florida

Nashville Patient Education Symposium 2016

September 24, 2016
8:00 am - 12:30pm | Nashville, Tennessee

Buffalo Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis

September 24, 2016
3:30 p.m. | Lancaster, New York

Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis is a family friendly community walk dedicated to raising awareness and mission-critical funds for cures for digestive diseases.

Knock Out Crohn's & Colitis Boxing Event

September 24, 2016
1:30 - 2:30 PM | Stamford, Connecticut

A Touch of Football 2016

September 25, 2016
8:00am-3:00pm | Foxborough, Massachusetts

A Touch of Football at Gillette Stadium 2016

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis - Rochester walk

September 25, 2016
Rochester, Minnesota

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis in Rochester, MN.

Golf Classic

September 26, 2016
9:00 a.m. Registration, 11:00 a.m. Shotgun Start | Johns Creek, Georgia

Come join us for a beautiful day on the course with a restaurant raffle, silent auction, with lunch and dinner provided!

2016 Annual Charity Golf Classic

September 26, 2016
Greenwich, Connecticut

Join us for the Fairfield/Westchester Chapter’s annual Golf & Tennis Outing.

Take Steps West Palm Beach - Kick-Off Party at Revolutions in City Place

September 28, 2016
5:30pm

Let's KICK OFF the Take Steps-West Palm Beach walk in style! More details to come....

IBD Research Update from University of Nebraska - Lincoln, NE

September 29, 2016
Registration: 5:30pm / Program: 6:00-7:30pm | Lincoln, Nebraska

Join us for a free education program covering recent updates in IBD research.

Optimizing Outcomes in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: The Critical Role of the GI Nurse

September 29, 2016
6:30-8pm | Chicago, Illinois

Join us at one of the events below for an expert-led, interactive workshop on providing optimal care to patients with inflammatory bowel disease. A gastroenterology nurse expert will review best methods to screen and risk-stratify patients, evaluate treatment options, and apply shared decision making to improve adherence and optimize outcomes. Take-home resources will also be available for use in your own clinic.

Providence Patient Education Program

September 29, 2016
6:00pm-9:00pm | Providence, Rhode Island

Take Steps Walk, Fort Collins - 2016

October 1, 2016
10:00am - 1:00pm | Fort Collins, Colorado

Join CCFA on Saturday, October 1st from 10am to 1:00 pm. Registration starts at 10:00 am, Walk begins at 11:00 am. At City Park for a family-friendly community walk dedicated to raising awareness and mission-critical funds for cures for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. This wonderful event will also be filled with live music, food, kids’ entertainment, and educational materials.

4th Annual Johnson Golf Tournament - Third Party Event

October 1, 2016
8:00AM | Dunnellon, Florida

2016 Patient and Family IBD Education Symposium: Living With IBD

October 1, 2016
8:00 a.m. | Irving, Texas

The 2016 Patient and Family IBD Education Symposium is a place for those living with IBD and their family to learn about updates in Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. The Symposium allows attendees the opportunity to interact with others living with IBD.

7th Annual TK Camp Pig Roast Fundraiser

October 1, 2016
3:00pm | Forest Park, Illinois

Join us for the 7th Annual TK Camp Fundraiser October 1st, 2016 from 3–6pm at Doc Ryan’s in Forest Park. $40 will cover pig roast, beer and wine. There will be great raffle prizes, a silent auction and kids’ activities. The TK Camp Fund was created by family and friends in memory of Terese Klein who was passionate about Camp Oasis as a camper and counselor. Find out more about the camp fund at http://tkcampfund.com/

Utica Take Steps Walk

October 1, 2016
9:30 am Check In, 10:30 am Walk Start | Utica, New York

Tyler Take Steps Walk for Crohn's & Colitis

October 1, 2016
8:30 a.m. | Tyler, Texas

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is CCFA's largest fundraising event and the nation's only walk dedicated to finding a cure for digestive diseases. Participants raise funds throughout the year to find a cure and come together to celebrate the steps taken when no American has to suffer with digestive diseases and Crohn's or colitis. A cure is within our reach yet we need you.

Triangle Area Patient Education Program 2016

October 1, 2016
8:30-12:30 | Durham, North Carolina

23rd Annual Putt for a Purpose Golf Tournament

October 3, 2016
10:30 a.m. | Irving, Texas

The 23rd Annual Putt for a Purpose Golf Tournament includes golf contests, unparalleled raffle, exclusive live auction, and the chance to win amazing prizes. Funds raised through the golf tournament support the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America’s (CCFA) mission-driven programs across North Texas. Golfers of all skill levels are invited to play on this premier, resort-style course while raising awareness about the existence of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis and the need to find cures. Participation includes green fees, fresh deli lunch, buffet dinner, and premium Skechers goody bag.

Webinar: Options When You Are Out of Options

October 4, 2016
6:30 PM Pacific

CCFA Distinction Awards Dinner

October 5, 2016
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. | Denver, Colorado

The CCFA Distinction Awards Dinner celebrates community leaders who have contributed to the healthcare industry and beyond. Funds raised support the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America, with special emphasis on the Camp Oasis children’s summer camp and other support services for children and adults.

Advanced Provider Perspectives: Treatment for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

October 6, 2016
6:00pm-8:00pm | St. Paul, Minnesota

This FREE educational activity features an expert presentation, an interactive question-and-answer session, and offers 1.5 continuing education contact hours. A CE activity for nurses and physician assistants involved in the care of patients with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD).

Microsoft 5K Run/Walk

October 7, 2016
2:00pm | Redmond, Washington

CCFA Northwest is partnering with Microsoft for their annual 5K run/ walk in Redmond on October 7th.

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis - Lincoln walk

October 8, 2016
Lincoln, Nebraska

Take Steps for Crohn's and colitis in Lincoln, NE.

Jacksonville Education Seminar

October 8, 2016
9AM-12:30PM | Jacksonville, Florida

What is on the Horizon for IBD? Come and learn IBD experts on the past, present, and future of IBD treatment!

Race In Orange with Team Challenge at the Queen Bee

October 8, 2016
Cincinnati, Ohio

Get a discounted registration and rewards for the Queen Bee Half Marathon through Team Challenge's Race in Orange Program

Los Angeles Patient and Family Education Conference 2016

October 9, 2016
9:30 AM | Los Angeles, California

Full day IBD patient and family education event.

Brooklyn Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis

October 9, 2016
10:30am – 12:30pm | Brooklyn, New York

Wichita Take Steps Walk

October 9, 2016
2:00pm | Wichita, Kansas

Join us at the Sedgwick County Zoo for this year's Take Steps Walk!

Optimizing Outcomes in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: The Critical Role of the GI Nurse

October 13, 2016
6:30-8pm | Rochester, Minnesota

Join us at one of the events below for an expert-led, interactive workshop on providing optimal care to patients with inflammatory bowel disease. A gastroenterology nurse expert will review best methods to screen and risk-stratify patients, evaluate treatment options, and apply shared decision making to improve adherence and optimize outcomes. Take-home resources will also be available for use in your own clinic.

Team Challenge Information Meeting + Kickoff

October 13, 2016
6:30 PM | Cincinnati, Ohio

at Madtree Brewing! RSVP to learn more about how you can conquer Crohn's & colitis with the Team Challenge family! Our winter event is the Rock 'n' Roll New Orleans Half Marathon (with 10K and full marathon distances available as well).

Team Challenge Information Meeting and Kick-Off Event

October 13, 2016
6:00 | Seattle, Washington

Team Challenge New Orleans Rock n Roll Half Marathon Kickoff and Informational Meeting

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis - Des Moines walk

October 15, 2016
11:00 AM | Des Moines, Iowa

Take Steps for Crohn's and Colitis in Des Moines, IA.

Team Challenge Training Session (Try Us Out!)

October 15, 2016
8:30am | Cincinnati, Ohio

at Fleet Feet (Blue Ash). Come try out a training session with us, with a shoe & gear clinic to follow (includes discount on shoes for members of our team)!

Mercer County Take Steps

October 15, 2016
West Windsor, New Jersey

Our walks offer an incredible day for family, friends and the community to come together in celebration of all their hard work and dedication to our mission. Contact Lisa Champion to get involved at lchampion@ccfa.org

Take Steps Wilmington

October 15, 2016
Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina

Join us for a fun and exciting day at CCFA's largest Fundraiser, the Take Steps Walk.

Patient Education Program - Sioux Falls, SD

October 15, 2016
Registration: 10:30am / Program: 10:45am | Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Join us Saturday, October 15 for our annual Sioux Falls Patient Education Program!

Take Steps Albuquerque

October 15, 2016
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Our Take Steps walks offer a wonderful day for family, friends and the community to celebrate all of the efforts that have been put forth in raising funds towards our mission. Our walk events are filled with live music, food, kids’ entertainment, educational materials, and, of course, wonderful exposure for our corporate partners.

Take Steps Pasadena

October 15, 2016
3:00 PM | Pasadena, California

We will #walkforcures at Victory Park in Pasadena to EMPOWER and INSPIRE patients and their families to live their fullest lives and continue our fight for cures. By joining the Take Steps community, you will fundraise to support mission-critical research and patient support programs for the 1.6 million Americans living with IBD. Walk as an individual or gather your friends, family, and co-workers to form a team.

Fort Worth Take Steps Walk for Crohn's & Colitis

October 15, 2016
8:30 a.m. | Fort Worth, Texas

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is CCFA's largest fundraising event and the nation's only walk dedicated to finding a cure for digestive diseases. Participants raise funds throughout the year to find a cure and come together to celebrate the steps taken when no American has to suffer with digestive diseases and Crohn's or colitis. A cure is within our reach yet we need you.

Take Steps Western MA

October 15, 2016
11:00 a.m. | Westfield, Massachusetts

Take Steps Savannah

October 16, 2016
1:30 p.m. Registration, 3:00 p.m. Walk Start | Savannah, Georgia

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is CCFA's largest fundraising event. Participants raise funds and awareness throughout the year and come together to celebrate the steps that have been taken towards a cure. Our 2016 event is just around the corner! Register today and join thousands of others in the fight against digestive diseases.

Crohn's & Colitis Patient Education Conference - Bozeman

October 16, 2016
2:00-5:00 PM | Bozeman, Montana

Gold Coast Long Island Take Steps

October 16, 2016
11:30am Registration Opens / 1:00pm Walk Starts | Port Washington , New York

Many patients feel that they are alone in their struggle with IBD, not knowing how to explain to others what they go through. Take Steps provides the perfect environment for patients and their families to come together and know they are not alone in this fight. The night is filled with music, food, kids activities, local entertainment and most importantly the company of hundreds of people who truly understand the impacts of IBD.

2016 Northern Virginia Take Steps Walk

October 16, 2016
Check-In: 3:00 pm Walk Starts: 4:00 pm | Reston, Virginia

Take Steps Gulf Coast

October 16, 2016
Fairhope, Alabama

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is CCFA's largest fundraising event. Participants raise funds and awareness throughout the year and come together to celebrate the steps that have been taken towards a cure. Our 2016 event is just around the corner! Register today and join thousands of others in the fight against digestive diseases. We're committed to help transform the lives of those impacted by these diseases to one of a brighter future based on well-funded, cutting-edge scientific research. Make the decision now to join us and take a step toward a future free from Crohn's and colitis! To register please visit www.cctakesteps.org/gulfcoast2016.

Take Steps Rhode Island

October 16, 2016
9:00 a.m. | South Elmwood, Rhode Island

5th Annual CCFA Orange County Golf Classic Fundraiser

October 18, 2016
9:00 AM

Join us in Newport Coast for a day of golf, on-course games and exciting contests. The evening concludes with cocktails, hors d'oeuvres buffet, raffle, fundraising benefit auction and awards ceremony. Evening reception overlooks the breathtaking course at Pelican Hill. Visit online at ccfa.org/ocgolfclassic to learn more. Proceeds support groundbreaking research to find cures and treat and diagnose children and adults affected by these chronic digestive diseases.

Team Challange, Rock 'n' Roll New Orleans Info Meeting

October 19, 2016
7pm | Orange, California

An info meeting to find out all the details about our Team challenge program

Volunteers with Guts - Oregon & SW Washington

October 20, 2016
6:30pm | Portland, Oregon

2016 Comedy Night

October 20, 2016
6:30 p.m. | Coconut Creek, Florida

Mark your calendars now for one of the funniest events happening this fall! Join CCFA on Thursday, October 20, 2016 for the 7th Annual Comedy Night for Crohn’s & Colitis at the Seminole Casino Coconut Creek. This year CCFA is proud to honor Luke Freeman, President at Wizard Creations and Mickey Wirtz VP of Sales at Wizard Creations at Comedy Night for all their support not only to CCFA but to dozens of other worthy charities in the South Florida community.

Team Challenge Rock 'n' Roll NOLA 1st Group Training

October 22, 2016
8am | Irvine, California

10K, half-marathon and marathon group training session. Come out for a walk or run and lots of fun to get a taste of Team Challenge

2016 Take Steps Tucson Walk

October 22, 2016
Tucson, Arizona

Our Take Steps walks offer a wonderful day for family, friends and the community to celebrate all of the efforts that have been put forth in raising funds towards our mission. Our walk events are filled with live music, food, kids’ entertainment, educational materials, and, of course, wonderful exposure for our corporate partners.

Take Steps Connecticut Shoreline

October 22, 2016
9:00 a.m. | Guilford, Connecticut

San Antonio Take Steps

October 22, 2016
3:00 PM | San Antonio, Texas

Come join us for a fun day in San Antonio, TX as we Take Steps against Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis!

2016 Tampa Take Steps Walk

October 22, 2016
2:30 PM | Tampa, Florida

Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis is CCFA’s largest fundraising event having touched over 240,000 people and raised nearly $60M to help further the Foundation’s mission. Join families and companies in your community at a festival in the park followed by a walk to raise awareness and funds for IBD. 2016 Registration is NOW OPEN! Please visit: www.cctakesteps.org/tampa2016 to sign up TODAY!

Take Steps Temecula

October 23, 2016
Temecula, California

Take Steps for Crohn’s & colitis is a family friendly community walk dedicated to raising mission critical funds and awareness for Crohn's disease & ulcerative colitis, collectively known as inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD). Over the past 7 years we have raised nearly $60 million in the search for cures for these debilitating digestive diseases. Join us in 2016! Take Steps is a nationwide event in more than 145 communities across the country. More information coming soon.

Eastern Long Island Take Steps

October 23, 2016
11:30am Registration Opens / 1:00pm Walk Starts | Stony Brook, New York

Many patients feel that they are alone in their struggle with IBD, not knowing how to explain to others what they go through. Take Steps provides the perfect environment for patients and their families to come together and know they are not alone in this fight. The night is filled with music, food, kids activities, local entertainment and most importantly the company of hundreds of people who truly understand the impacts of IBD.

Broadway's Got Guts

October 24, 2016
6:00 PM | New York, New York

A spectacular evening of wonderful entertainment by Broadway's brightest singing the wonderful standards and hits sung by the late, great Nancy LaMott.

2016 Las Vegas Golf and Tennis Classic

October 24, 2016
7:00am-3:00pm | Las Vegas, Nevada

Mt. Laurel NJ Patient Educaton Program - Managing IBD Decisions

October 25, 2016
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. | Mount Laurel, New Jersey

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America Philadelphia/Delaware Valley Chapter invites you to join us for a FREE informational presentation and interactive question-and-answer session that will outline the risk and benefits of various therapies for inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), and ways to advocate for optimal IBD care.

Optimizing Outcomes in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: The Critical Role of the GI Nurse

October 25, 2016
6:30-8pm | Lebanon, New Hampshire

Join us at one of the events below for an expert-led, interactive workshop on providing optimal care to patients with inflammatory bowel disease. A gastroenterology nurse expert will review best methods to screen and risk-stratify patients, evaluate treatment options, and apply shared decision making to improve adherence and optimize outcomes. Take-home resources will also be available for use in your own clinic.

4th Annual Harvest & Hops

October 26, 2016

Harrisburg Education Program - IBD Treatments: Finding Your Best Path

October 26, 2016
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. | Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Invites you to join us for a FREE informational program that will help you sort through the treatment options for inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD). Listen to a live presentation, participate in the question-and-answer session, and interact with other people affected by IBD.

6th Annual Crystal Ball Corporate Cocktail

October 27, 2016
6:30pm | Winter Park, Florida

6th Annual Crystal Ball Corporate Cocktail is a beautiful evening of networking with Orlando's finest! The cocktail consists of live music, silent auction, raffle, amazing food and drinks. Great way to raise awareness in Central Florida for IBD. To purchase tickets or make a donation, please visit: http://ccfacrystalball16.auction-bid.org

Best Practices in IBD Management - Seattle

October 29, 2016
Renton, Washington

2016 Charles D. Marcus Educational Seminar

October 29, 2016
9:30 am | Boca Raton, Florida

Free interactive education program open to the public which will include information for patients, caregivers & family members on Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis presented by the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation Florida Chapter.

UC Irvine Health Patient Education Conference

October 29, 2016
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Irvine, California

A half-day conference designed to educate the IBD patient community about new developments.

2016 Kansas City Patient Education Program

October 29, 2016
Kansas City, Missouri

Save the Date!! for the 2016 Kansas City Patient Education Program designed for newly as well as veteran patients. Stay tuned...agenda is currently being created.

Evening of Hope Gala ~ "Shine Bright"

October 29, 2016
6:00pm | Bloomington, Minnesota

Join us for the Evening of Hope Gala to find a cure for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Hors d'oeuvres, cocktails and silent auction begin at 6:00pm. After-party with dancing to follow.

Baton Rogue Take Steps

October 29, 2016
2:00 pm

Take Steps for Crohn's and Colitis on Saturday, October 29th at 2:00pm at Highland Road Park

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures

October 29, 2016
Check-In: 12:00 pm Cycling Relay: 1:00 pm Celebratory Reception: 3:30 pm | Baltimore, Maryland

spin 4 crohn's and colitis cures

October 30, 2016
12:30pm-6:00pm | Boston, Massachusetts

Optimizing Outcomes in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: The Critical Role of the GI Nurse

November 1, 2016
6:30-8pm | Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Join us at one of the events below for an expert-led, interactive workshop on providing optimal care to patients with inflammatory bowel disease. A gastroenterology nurse expert will review best methods to screen and risk-stratify patients, evaluate treatment options, and apply shared decision making to improve adherence and optimize outcomes. Take-home resources will also be available for use in your own clinic.

Advanced Provider Perspectives: Treatment for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

November 3, 2016
6:30pm - 8:00pm | Omaha, Nebraska

This FREE educational activity features an expert presentation, an interactive question-and-answer session, and offers 1.5 continuing education contact hours. A CE activity for nurses and physician assistants involved in the care of patients with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD).

Kick for Crohn's and Colitis...An Evening of Extraordinary Events!

November 4, 2016
6:00PM-10:00PM | Cincinnati, Ohio

This is your chance to kick a field goal inside an NFL stadium!

Annual Patient & Professional IBD Conference

November 5, 2016
8:00 am- 4:00 pm | Houston, Texas

Baltimore County Patient Education Day

November 5, 2016
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | Towson, Maryland

This education program is open to patients, caregivers and community members interested in learning about IBD.

An Evening to Remember Gala

November 5, 2016
6:00 pm | Scotia, New York

Gala fundraiser

Baltimore County Advanced Provider Program

November 5, 2016
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | Towson, Maryland

This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of nurse practitioners, physician assistants, registered nurses, and any healthcare providers involved in the care of IBD patients.

IBD Patient Education Conference - Omaha, NE

November 5, 2016
9:00am-12:30pm | Omaha, Nebraska

Join us for our annual half-day patient education conference in Omaha, NE.

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures

November 5, 2016
Philadelphia , Pennsylvania

1 in 200 people are living with Crohn's Disease or ulcerative colitis -- chronic, debilitating digestive diseases. There are no cures...yet. We can change that! spin4 crohn's & colitis cures is an indoor cycling relay and fundraising event across the nation.

West Palm Beach Take Steps Walk

November 5, 2016
9:00 a.m. Registration, Program and Walk to follow | West Palm Beach, Florida

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is CCFA's largest fundraising event. Participants raise funds and awareness throughout the year and come together to celebrate the steps that have been taken towards a cure. We’re committed to help transform the lives of those impacted by these diseases to one of a brighter future based on well-funded, cutting-edge scientific research. Make the decision now to join us and take a step toward a future free from Crohn’s and colitis!

Oakland Patient Education Symposium 2016

November 5, 2016
9:30 AM- 2:45 PM | Oakland, California

2016 Oklahoma City Take Steps Walk for Crohn's & Colitis

November 5, 2016
3:00 PM | Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is CCFA's largest fundraising event and the nation's only walk dedicated to finding a cure for digestive diseases. Participants raise funds throughout the year to find a cure and come together to celebrate the steps taken when no American has to suffer with digestive diseases and Crohn's or colitis. A cure is within our reach yet we need you.

L'experience Culinaire: CCFA's Annual Dinner

November 5, 2016
Chicago, Illinois

Toast of the Town 2016

November 5, 2016
7:00pm | Cleveland, Ohio

IBD Community Education Series-November 2016

November 6, 2016
2:00-3:30 PM

spin4

November 6, 2016
12-4pm | Darien, Connecticut

Take Steps Charleston

November 6, 2016
1:00pm | Charleston, South Carolina

Join us for a fun and exciting day at CCFA's largest Fundraiser, the Take Steps Walk

spin4 crohn's & colitis

November 6, 2016
11:00 a.m. | Dallas, Texas

spin4 crohn’s & colitis cures is an indoor cycling relay to raise funds for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America.

2016 Gainesville Take Steps Walk

November 6, 2016
2:00pm | Gainesville, Florida

Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis is CCFA’s largest fundraising event having touched over 240,000 people and raised nearly $60M to help further the Foundation’s mission. Join families and companies in your community at a festival in the park followed by a walk to raise awareness and funds for IBD. 2016 Registration is NOW OPEN! Please visit: www.cctakesteps.org/gainesville2016 to sign up TODAY!

Fifth Annual Dinner: A Conversation with Jake Diekman

November 9, 2016
6:30 p.m. | DALLAS, Texas

Please join us for the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America's Fifth Annual Dinner: A Conversation With Jake Diekman on Wednesday, November 9th at the Belo Mansion in Dallas. It will include a live auction, ultimate raffle, and more.

Cookies, Cupcakes, Cocktails & More 2016

November 9, 2016
6:30pm | Columbus, Ohio

Cookies, Cupcakes, Cocktails & More is coming up on November 9th. You can purchase your tickets now at http://ccfacookiescocktails16oh.auction-bid.org/. Make sure also to check back on this site in the next couple months as we upload our amazing auction packages that will be up for bid. The event will be held at Vue Columbus this year! Be the first to get your tickets now! You don't want to miss out on this fun event.

Casino for a Cause

November 10, 2016
Birmingham, Alabama

The Alabama/NW Florida Chapter of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation (CCFA) is proud to present the 6th Annual Casino for a Cause at Regions Field on Thursday, November 10, 2016. Proceeds from Casino for Cause will support CCFA mission critical research initiatives, education programs, Camp Oasis and additional support services for Alabamians living with Crohn's Disease and ulcerative colitis.

2016 Humor to Heal Comedy Event

November 10, 2016
6:00pm | Phoenix, Arizona

Humor to Heal celebrates the valued contributions of members of our community, while providing a festive and fun evening. Invited guests will enjoy inspired cuisine, cocktails, silent auction, live raffle, and of course, an evening of comedy.

A Toast to Tomorrow

November 10, 2016
6:30pm | Roslyn Harbor, NY, New York

A culinary event

Fete of Food & Wine

November 11, 2016
6:30pm-midnight | Boston , Massachusetts

Spin4 crohn’s & colitis cures

November 12, 2016
1:00PM | Chicago, Illinois

November 12, 2016 Spin4 Join us as we spin4 Crohn’s & colitis cures. OnNovember 12, 2016 CCFA will host its second annual indoor cycling and fundraising event. Think you’re tough enough? Ride solo for the entire two hours. Want less sweat and more fun? Grab some friends and form a team! For additional questions or information contact khoulihan@ccfa.org

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures

November 12, 2016
12:00 - 4:30pm | Woodbury, Minnesota

Join us for a noncompetitive spin relay and fundraising event! Register as a team (up to 4 people) or ride solo.

Spin4 crohn's & colitis cures

November 12, 2016
11:00 am | Tarzana, California

Spin4 crohn’s & colitis cures is an indoor cycling relay that raises funds for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America.

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures

November 12, 2016
3:30 pm | Seattle, Washington

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures is an indoor team cycling event to raise funds for the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America.

spin4

November 12, 2016
9:00am | Solana Beach, California

Paint the Town Red, White and Blues

November 12, 2016
7:00 pm- 11:00 pm | Charlotte, North Carolina

Join us for a fun night of dinner, auctions and celebration.

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures

November 12, 2016
2:00PM- 4:00PM | San Francisco, California

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures is an indoor cycling relay, to raise funds to find cures for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Teams can bring their own cycling shoes or wear tennis shoes. Each bike has pedals with cages or SPD compatibility.

Take Steps Fresno

November 12, 2016
1:00PM | Fresno

Come together to celebrate the steps that have been taken towards a cure!

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures

November 12, 2016
4:00pm | Huntington Beach, California

Come cycle for a cure with us at spin4 crohn’s & colitis cures, an in-door cycling event.

Cashing Out for Crohn's & Colitis

November 12, 2016
7:00pm | St. Louis, Missouri

Join in on our yearly Casino Night to benefit CCFA!

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures

November 12, 2016
9:00 am - 12:00 pm | New York, New York

spin4 crohn’s $ colitis cures is an indoor cycling relay that raises funds for CCFA. Participate during Crohn’s & Colitis Awareness Week in our inaugural indoor cycling event. You can ride solo for the entire 2 hours, if you're tough enough, or grab some friends to form a team. More teammates = less sweat for you! Each bike has a commitment of $1,000, but you can raise more to get VIP perks and help fund cures faster! You'll even receive access to fundraising tips, tricks & tools to help along the way. Join the movement, and reserve your bike at www.spin4.org.

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures

November 12, 2016
11:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. | Atlanta, Georgia

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures is an indoor cycling relay raising funds to find cures for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Come and spin with us in Atlanta in November - you'll never go further on a stationary bike!

Southwest Florida Take Steps Walk

November 13, 2016
9AM Registration | Estero, Florida

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is CCFA's largest fundraising event. Participants raise funds and awareness throughout the year and come together to celebrate the steps that have been taken towards a cure. We’re committed to help transform the lives of those impacted by these diseases to one of a brighter future based on well-funded, cutting-edge scientific research. Make the decision now to join us and take a step toward a future free from Crohn’s and colitis!

Optimizing Outcomes in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: The Critical Role of the GI Nurse

November 15, 2016
6:30-8pm | Salt Lake City, Utah

Join us at one of the events below for an expert-led, interactive workshop on providing optimal care to patients with inflammatory bowel disease. A gastroenterology nurse expert will review best methods to screen and risk-stratify patients, evaluate treatment options, and apply shared decision making to improve adherence and optimize outcomes. Take-home resources will also be available for use in your own clinic.

Raleigh Parent Q&A November 2016

November 15, 2016
6:30-8:00 PM | Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Evening of Hope Gala

November 17, 2016
6:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Washington, District of Columbia

This year CCFA will be honoring the following individuals for their support and commitment to CCFA and its mission. Dr. Benny Kerzner, Excellence in Healthcare Jeffrey Robins, Community Champion Award Kevin Harlen, Distinguished Service Award Featuring Entertainment from the Rad Trads http://www.theradtrads.com/the-band/

CCFA Multidisciplinary IBD Live Teleconference

November 18, 2016
7:00 AM Pacific

A benefit of CCFA Premier Physician, Participating Physician, and Fellow Current Memberships

Race In Orange with Team Challenge at the Cincinnati Thanksgiving Day Race

November 24, 2016
Cincinnati, Ohio

Make every mile more meaningful by racing in orange with Team Challenge Ohio at the Cincinnati Thanksgiving Day Race!

Optimizing Outcomes in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: The Critical Role of the GI Nurse

December 1, 2016
6:30-8pm | Louisville, Kentucky

Join us at one of the events below for an expert-led, interactive workshop on providing optimal care to patients with inflammatory bowel disease. A gastroenterology nurse expert will review best methods to screen and risk-stratify patients, evaluate treatment options, and apply shared decision making to improve adherence and optimize outcomes. Take-home resources will also be available for use in your own clinic.

Casino Night

December 1, 2016
Livingston , New Jersey

This year’s event is tentatively scheduled for Thursday, December 1, 2016 at the Crystal Plaza in Livingston, NJ. The event includes a cocktail reception style with buffet, auction and casino games.

Phoenix's "You, Me and IBD"

December 3, 2016
8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. | Phoenix, Arizona

Education Event

Bet on Cures

December 3, 2016
Del Mar, California

A Touch of Football For Crohn's & Colitis

December 3, 2016
Detroit, Michigan

Youth Activity

December 3, 2016
Seattle, Washington

Webinar: Personalized Medicine in IBD

December 6, 2016
6:30 PM

Advances in IBD: CCFA's Clinical & Research Conference

December 8, 2016
Orlando, Florida

Advances in IBD 2016

December 8, 2016
Orlando, Florida

Held on December 8-10, 2016 in Orlando, Florida, the 2016 Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation’s Clinical & Research Conference is a three-day event designed to meet the educational needs of healthcare professionals and researchers who study and manage patients with inflammatory bowel diseases.

Optimizing Outcomes in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: The Critical Role of the GI Nurse

December 13, 2016
6:30-8pm | Beverly Hills, California

Join us at one of the events below for an expert-led, interactive workshop on providing optimal care to patients with inflammatory bowel disease. A gastroenterology nurse expert will review best methods to screen and risk-stratify patients, evaluate treatment options, and apply shared decision making to improve adherence and optimize outcomes. Take-home resources will also be available for use in your own clinic.

49th Annual Awards Dinner

December 14, 2016
6:30pm | New York, New York

Optimizing Outcomes in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: The Critical Role of the GI Nurse

January 5, 2017
6:30-8pm | Miami, Florida

Join us at one of the events below for an expert-led, interactive workshop on providing optimal care to patients with inflammatory bowel disease. A gastroenterology nurse expert will review best methods to screen and risk-stratify patients, evaluate treatment options, and apply shared decision making to improve adherence and optimize outcomes. Take-home resources will also be available for use in your own clinic.

Optimizing Outcomes in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: The Critical Role of the GI Nurse

January 17, 2017
6:30-8pm | Raleigh, North Carolina

Join us at one of the events below for an expert-led, interactive workshop on providing optimal care to patients with inflammatory bowel disease. A gastroenterology nurse expert will review best methods to screen and risk-stratify patients, evaluate treatment options, and apply shared decision making to improve adherence and optimize outcomes. Take-home resources will also be available for use in your own clinic.

Optimizing Outcomes in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: The Critical Role of the GI Nurse

January 26, 2017
6:30-8pm | Sandy Springs, Georgia

Join us at one of the events below for an expert-led, interactive workshop on providing optimal care to patients with inflammatory bowel disease. A gastroenterology nurse expert will review best methods to screen and risk-stratify patients, evaluate treatment options, and apply shared decision making to improve adherence and optimize outcomes. Take-home resources will also be available for use in your own clinic.

Optimizing Outcomes in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: The Critical Role of the GI Nurse

February 2, 2017
6:30-8pm | St. Louis, Missouri

Join us at one of the events below for an expert-led, interactive workshop on providing optimal care to patients with inflammatory bowel disease. A gastroenterology nurse expert will review best methods to screen and risk-stratify patients, evaluate treatment options, and apply shared decision making to improve adherence and optimize outcomes. Take-home resources will also be available for use in your own clinic.

Torch Gala

February 4, 2017
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM | Atlanta, Georgia

The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America's Annual Torch Gala will be held at the exquisite Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead again this year. Click the article title for more details.

New Orleans Rock 'N' Roll Half Marathon 2017

February 5, 2017
Pennsylvania

A new addition to the Team Challenge roster, New Orleans is one of the country’s most culturally, architecturally and musically interesting cities. The Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Marathon & 1/2 Marathon unfolds along a course through the city in the days leading up to Mardi Gras, the annual pre-Lent party to end all parties! Questions: Morgan Harris, 484-278-3934, mharris@ccfa.org Register Now: http://online.ccfa.org/site/PageServer?pagename=tc_team_philadelphia

Team Challenge New Orleans Rock 'n' Roll Marathon- Register Now

February 5, 2017
New Orleans, Louisiana

Achieve what you never thought was possible! Team Challenge, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America’s (CCFA) endurance training and fundraising program, is the perfect way to improve your fitness while making a difference.

Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Marathon, 1/2 Marathon & 10K

February 5, 2017

A new addition to the Team Challenge roster, New Orleans is one of the country’s most culturally, architecturally and musically interesting cities.

Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Marathon, 1/2 Marathon & 10K

February 5, 2017
New Orleans, Louisiana

A new addition to the Team Challenge roster, New Orleans is one of the country’s most culturally, architecturally and musically interesting cities.

2017 Diamond Winter Ball

February 11, 2017
6:30 pm

2017 Diamond Winter Ball

February 11, 2017
6:30 PM | Houston, Texas

Optimizing Outcomes in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: The Critical Role of the GI Nurse

February 16, 2017
6:30-8pm | Charleston, South Carolina

Join us at one of the events below for an expert-led, interactive workshop on providing optimal care to patients with inflammatory bowel disease. A gastroenterology nurse expert will review best methods to screen and risk-stratify patients, evaluate treatment options, and apply shared decision making to improve adherence and optimize outcomes. Take-home resources will also be available for use in your own clinic.

Advocacy Day in Olympia, WA

February 22, 2017
Olympia, Washington

Crohn's & Colitis Patient Education Conference - Seattle

March 26, 2017
9:00 AM-3:30 PM | Seattle, Washington

New Orleans Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis

April 22, 2017
2:00pm | New Orleans, Louisiana

Take Steps Los Angeles

June 4, 2017
10:00 AM | Santa Monica, California

Save the Date for 2017! We will #walkforcures at Tongva Park in Santa Monica to EMPOWER and INSPIRE patients and their families to live their fullest lives and continue our fight for cures. By joining the Take Steps community, you will fundraise to support mission-critical research and patient support programs for the 1.6 million Americans living with IBD. Walk as an individual or gather your friends, family, and co-workers to form a team.

Camp Oasis

June 25, 2017
Longbranch, Washington

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.