Events

CHOP IBD Education Day

February 21, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Philadelphia , Pennsylvania

A panel of health specialists from the Center for Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease at CHOP will explore aspects of living with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. You’ll have a chance to ask the doctors questions and to hear a unique panel — kids who suffer from IBD — talk honestly about how they cope.

Team Challenge New Orleans Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon

February 28, 2016
New Orleans, Louisiana

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!

IBD and Your Child: A Day of Awareness

April 2, 2016
9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Wilmington, Delaware

This program is for pediatric patients and their families in which they will learn more about IBD.

41st Annual Renaissance Ball

April 16, 2016
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2016 marks the 41st Annual Renaissance Ball and this year, the theme is “Building a future free from IBD,” highlighting real estate and building companies in the Philadelphia and outlying communities. The Renaissance Ball is the premier fund raising event for the Philadelphia/Delaware Valley Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America.

Philadelphia Patient Education Day

April 24, 2016
12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Whether you are newly diagnosed, have lived with Crohn's or colitis for years, or have a loved one who lives with IBD, it is important to understand the impact of these diseases. Come join us as a panel of health experts explore the various aspects of living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis - Philadelphia

May 7, 2016
2:00 PM | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is CCFA's largest fundraising event and the nation's only walk dedicated to finding a cure for digestive diseases. Participants raise funds throughout the year to find a cure and come together to celebrate the steps taken so no American has to suffer from Crohn's or colitis. A cure is within our reach, and we need your help getting there.

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis - Lehigh Valley

May 14, 2016
3:00 PM | Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis - Delaware

May 21, 2016
3:30 PM | Wilmington, Delaware

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is CCFA's largest fundraising event and the nation's only walk dedicated to finding a cure for digestive diseases. Participants raise funds throughout the year to find a cure and come together to celebrate the steps taken so no American has to suffer from Crohn's or colitis. A cure is within our reach, and we need your help getting there.

Guts & Glory 5k Run/Walk

August 14, 2016
Ocean City, New Jersey

Take a break from the city and enjoy the sites and sounds of the South Jersey Shore while raising money for CCFA! You will receive a Guts & Glory t-shirt on race day.

Camp Oasis

August 15, 2016
Kintnersville, Pennsylvania

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.