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Chapter Board

Our Chapter Board is comprised of a diverse group of individuals who have a strong tie to our mission and actively champion for CCFA in our community. 


Chapter Medical Advisory Committee
Our CMAC is made up of doctors in our community who are dedicated to furthering the mission of CCFA.




Help Follow Up with Promising New IBD Caucus Members! Click HERE for more information 


Join Us!

Interested in being a part of our CCFA community?  Attend one of our upcoming events or programs and find out how we serve professionals, patients and families in our community.  Need help finding an event or program?  Email us at michigan@ccfa.org.

Check our our current Support Groups!


Join A Committee: 
We are currently recruiting volunteers to assist us in planning our 2016 programs and events.  If you are interested in being a part of a planning committee email Melissa Greer at mgreer@ccfa.org.


Volunteer: 
We are always looking for dedicated volunteers to help out at our events or within our office.  Volunteers fill out the Volunteer Questionnaire and contact CCFA at (248) 737-0900 or emailing michigan@ccfa.org. We will discuss volunteer opportunities that meet your interests and availability. Click HERE for Questionnaire.



Donate: 
Send us a gift and help support Crohn’s and ulcerative colitis research. This gift can also be made in honor or in memory of a loved one. Gifts can be mailed to our office address ( 25882 Orchard Lake Rd. Farmington Hill, MI 48336)  or paid with a credit card over the phone by calling (248) 737-0900.


Become a Member: 
As a member of CCFA, you will help us further the cause while receiving special membership benefits.  Membership benefits include subscription to the chapter newsletter and national magazine, discounts on CCFA books, and invitations to participate in chapter events and programs. Individual memberships are only $30. Please call our office at 248.737.0900 or email michigan@ccfa.org



Many companies across the state of Michigan offer Matching Gift programs, where employees can make a donation, and the company will match their gift with an additional donation to CCFA. Some organizations even match 2:1, doubling the amount that the donor originally gave!


CCFA Michigan  is proud to participate in the workplace giving campaign of Community Health Charities. At many workplaces throughout Michigan, employees can direct contributions to the charity of their choice. Look for our name and agency code in your company campaign. If you don't find us, please ask your employer to add CCFA.

 Looking to donate to CCFA, but not sure how to do it? We even accept stocks as donations, if you are interested in learning about this program, please contact the local chapter today!


Take Steps Grand Rapids 
June 4, 2016

John Ball Zoo | 10 a.m. Registration opens; 11:30 a.m. Walk begins 


For more information or to register visit
www.cctakesteps.org 
or contact 
michigan@ccfa.org | 248.737.0900 x 3


Take Steps Metro Detroit
June 18, 2016
 
Meininger Park, Royal Oak | 9 a.m. Registration opens; 10:30 a.m. Walk begins 


For more information or to register visit
www.cctakesteps.org 
or contact Sarah Arminiak at
sarminiak@ccfa.org | 248.737.0900 x 6

Take Steps Northwest Ohio
TBD

Toledo | TBD


For more information or to register visit
www.cctakesteps.org 
or contact Sarah Arminiak at
sarminiak@ccfa.org | 248.737.0900 x 6

Take Steps Lansing
October 1, 2016

Hawk Island | 3 p.m. Registration opens; 4:30 pm. Walk begins

For more information or to register visit
www.cctakesteps.org 
or contact 
michigan@ccfa.org | 248.737.0900 x 3

Take Steps Ann Arbor
October 8, 2016

Gallup Park | 10 a.m. Registration opens; 11:30 a.m. Walk begins 

For more information or to register visit
www.cctakesteps.org 
or contact Sarah Arminiak at
sarminiak@ccfa.org | 248.737.0900 x 6

 

 


Team Challenge is the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America’s endurance training and fundraising program. With Team Challenge, you’ll find new strength inside yourself and help find cures for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, two painful, seldom-discussed and debilitating digestive diseases. For more information or to register click HERE.

Upcoming Events:

Walk Disney World Half Marathon | Saturday, January 9th 

Join Team Challenge in the most magical place on earth for the Walt Disney World® Half Marathon!

This 13.1 mile course starts outside of Epcot, up to the Magic Kingdom, back to Epcot through Future World, and finishes in the Epcot parking lot.Click HERE for more information. 


Rock 'n Roll New Orleans | Sunday, February 28, 2016

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! 

Register Donate | Click here for more info