Will YOU take the challenge and help find a cure for Crohn's and Colitis? Join Team Challenge, CCFA's half marathon training program! By signing up, you commit to raising funds and awareness to support CCFA's mission, and in return, you receive free coaching and group training, all the tools you need to fundraise (including a website!), a t-shirt, race accomodations (including lodging, race entry fee, Team Challenge race singlet, and pre-race pasta party), and more! Visit our Team Challenge page to learn more and see where we're headed next!
Take Steps, Be Heard for Crohn's and Colitis! Take Steps is CCFA's largest fundraiser nationwide, with over $32 million raised in just 4 years. Now in its 5th year, Take Steps is in all 50 states, and over 150 communities across the nation. Walkers that participate in Take Steps sign up as individuals or as teams, and set fundraising goals. Walkers that reach specific fundraising levels are rewarded with prizes including t-shirts, hats, and even electronics! The event includes a festival, including food, entertainment, and helpful information on Take Steps. Participants truly enjoy raising awareness for Crohn's and colitis, and the opportunity to come together and meet others affected by these illnesses.
Sunday July 7-Saturday July 13,2013
~A co-ed residential camp for kids with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis~
Our 2013 session will be held at Camp Copneconic in Fenton MI.
The application deadline for our 2013 Michigan Camp Oasis session has passed, and we will no longer be accepting on-line applications for returning campers. All new families are encouraged to apply, and will be given priority status. Please contact the chapter office for more information
We are always looking for dedicated volunteers to help us both in and out of the office. Office tasks include typing, filing, mailings, and other administrative tasks. Out of office tasks include helping with calls to potential donors, and distribution of marketing materials. You could also choose to serve on a planning committee for a special event, or as an ambassador to local patients. Call 513-772-3550 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you’re interested.
Become a Member
As a member of CCFA, you help us further the cause while receiving special membership benefits. These benefits include subscription to the chapter newsletter and national magazine, discounts on CCFA books, and invites to participate in chapter events. Individual memberships start as low as $30. Join or renew today
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. Donate online, mail a gift to our office, or pay over the phone with a credit card by calling 513-772-3550.
If you would like to become a member of our Research Alliance, and join our donors who are funding on-going research projects, please call 513-772-3550 and ask specifically about becoming a member of the Research Alliance.