Welcome to the Florida Chapter!
• The Florida Chapter serves donors and constituents throughout the State.
• We reach more than 94,000 loyal constituents.
• Through various programs, we support Florida patients and family members with education programs, support programs, and community awareness and advocacy.
• Through our signature Take Steps Walk program, we engage over 4,200 participants annually who walk and fundraise for CCFA.
• Through our signature endurance program, Team Challenge, we engage more than 200 targeted endurance athletes for a 4 month + period as they train for various endurance challenges and fundraise high dollar amounts for CCFA.
• Through our various fundraising and education programs, more than 16,000 people will donate or support the cause.
Did you know that CCFA has a wide variety or programs and resources available for patients, their family, and caregivers? Click here to check out our Programs Page for more information.
Advances in IBD: An Update for Patients is an upcoming free program that will provide an overview of the most important clinical research discussions from the CCFA Advances in IBD 2013 conference including: the uses of diagnostic tests, surgery for IBD, progress in the area of genetics and the microbiome, as well as a look at the future of IBD care. Participants will hear from a leading expert in the field of IBD research, and have the opportunity to ask questions. A special Thank you to Board of Trustee member Dr. Abreu for being the first guest expert to start this series. The webinar will take place on April 30, 2014 at 8pm EST.
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Here’s a quick list of what's coming up in our chapter:
Orlando Take Steps Walk - April 26, 2014
Miami Take Steps Walk - May 3, 2014
19th Annual Keymorada Invitational Fly Spin Tournament - May 6-9, 2014
Take Steps Jacksonville - May 17, 2014
Tampa Seminar - May 17, 2014
Team Challenge Chicago 13.1 Half Marathon - June 7, 2014
Team Challenge Philadelphia Triathlon - June 21-22, 2014
Camp Oasis 2014 - June 22-28, 2014
Team Challenge Napa to Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon - July 20, 2014
Tampa/Sarasota Take Steps Walk - November 1, 2014
Ft. Myers Take Steps Walk-November 2, 2014
Team Challenge Las Vegas-November 16, 2014