We like to have fun while fighting for a great cause.
We like to have fun while fighting for a great cause.

We like to have fun while fighting for a great cause.

Get tips on how to manage your IBD during those stress-filled study sessions.
Get tips on how to manage your IBD during those stress-filled study sessions.

Get tips on how to manage your IBD during those stress-filled study sessions.

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Take Steps Video

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation's walk for a cure. In this video, participants talk about how these diseases have affected their lives, and why they're taking steps toward a future without them.

Chelsea Katz
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Chelsea

College:Emory University

Living with IBD is difficult, and I have learned that honesty and openness, and trusting friends and family, will help me live with this disease.

I am a senior at Emory University double majoring in Chemistry and Psychology and getting ready to apply for medical school. At Emory, I am the current Chief of Operations for Emory EMS, a Chemistry TA, a part of the sailing team, and a member of...


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Join this life-changing community of dynamic, young leaders!
Join this life-changing community of dynamic, young leaders!

Join this life-changing community of dynamic, young leaders!

Cheering on the crowd at a recent Take Steps walk in NYC
Cheering on the crowd at a recent Take Steps walk in NYC

Cheering on the crowd at a recent Take Steps walk in NYC

Take Steps is the CCFA of America’s largest fundraising event. We raise funds and awareness while we come together to celebrate the steps that have been taken toward cures!

Raising awareness on Capitol Hill during IBD Day on the Hill.
Raising awareness on Capitol Hill during IBD Day on the Hill.

Raising awareness on Capitol Hill during IBD Day on the Hill.

Proudly rocking the orange and blue at a Take Steps walk!
Proudly rocking the orange and blue at a Take Steps walk!

Proudly rocking the orange and blue at a Take Steps walk!

Monica Johnson
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Monica

College:University of Texas at Austin

I am proud to say I am living a healthy and normal college life, well as normal as any IBD patient can have, and am so grateful to be where I am today.

My name is Monica Johnson and I am currently a junior electrical engineering major at The University of Texas at Austin. I am involved in several engineering groups on campus and love to explore Austin in my free time.


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We help and support one another.
We help and support one another.

We help and support one another.

Proudly rocking the orange and blue at a Take Steps walk!
Proudly rocking the orange and blue at a Take Steps walk!

Proudly rocking the orange and blue at a Take Steps walk!

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20th Annual Patient and Family Education Program


Start Date: April 25, 2015

20th Annual Patient and Family Symposium April 25th Save the Date!

On April 25th we will be having our 20th Annual Patient and Family Program will be taking place at Harper College in Palatine. It will run from 9:00 am to about 1:00 pm. More details to come shortly. Please Click Here To Register for the program.

For more info contact:

rwagner@ccfa.org

847 827-0404 Office

847 827-6563 Fax

 

Location

Harper College, 1200 West Algonquin Road, Palatine, IL 60067, USA
Palatine, IL, 60067

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