Greater New York Chapter

120 Broadway Suite 1050A
New York, NY, 10271
Phone: (212) 679.1570
Fax: (212) 679.3567

Welcome to the Greater New York Chapter!  We serve the 5 boroughs of New York City, funding research, raising awareness, and providing education and support to IBD patients. There are many ways to get involved with the Chapter.

Here’s a quick list of what’s coming up in our chapter:

  • Team Challenge NYC - Trains locally in NYC and races at these fabulous destination events, while raising money towards a cure:                 

                   Palm Beach, FL Half Marathon - December 6, 2014

                   United Healthcare Jamestown Half Marathon, Newport, RI - July 11, 2015

                   Napa-to-Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon - July 19, 2015

  • IBD Awareness Week, December 1st - 7th

    Join us at American Flatbread for lunch and dinner, where a percentage of all flatbreads purchased will be donated to the CCFA! RSVP HERE! - December 1, 2014

    Giving Tuesday gives people a chance to give to their favorite non-profit organization! Giving Tuesday also offers people a great opportunity to make their year end gift - December 2nd, 2014
  • Annual Modell Casino Dinner - December 4, 2014

Support Groups: For more information, contact Katie Pouga

  • New York City First Tuesdays Support Group

    10 Union Square East, New York, NY 10003, USA
    New York, NY 10003
    This support group meets at Beth Israel Phillips Ambulatory Care Center in Union Square East (near Panera). Meetings are held in the Second Floor Conference Rooms. This group is open to men and women with IBD, as well as caregivers and friends! Topics related to IBD are discussed as people share their stories to empower others with hope.
    Meets: Tuesday, Monthly, First Tuesday of the month

  • New York City Women's IBD Support Group

    Union Square East, New York, NY 10003, USA
    New York, NY 10003
    This support group is open to all ages of women with IBD. This is a welcoming environment for new and not-so-newly diagnosed women. Attention: This group has a new location and will be held at Beth Israel Hospital, Union Square East. The meeting will be held in the 2nd Floor Conference Room. For the meeting dates in August through December, the meeting time will be 6:30-8:00pm. Directions: Inside Beth Israel, pass the Check In Desk to the Elevator Banks. Take the Elevators to the 2nd Floor. From the left side Elevator Bank, take a left and the meeting space is just through the hall towards to main atrium to your left. From the right side Elevator Bank, take a right and the meeting space is just through the hall towards the main atrium to your left. Be sure to check with your Facilitators what the Bathroom Code is.
    Meets: 12/4/2014, Monthly Dates: 12/4

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Team Challenge Endurance Training Program

  • Half Marathon
  • Triathlon

Run or walk a half marathon, train for a triathlon, or ride in a great cycling event at one our amazing destination races while raising vital funds for research. Join Team Challenge today!