10:00 a.m. | Arlington, Texas
You’re invited to take part in a FREE day of fun, games, food, fellowship, and education as we aim to bring together the North Texas IBD Community!
Achieve what you never thought was possible! Team Challenge, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America’s (CCFA) endurance training and fundraising program, is the perfect way to improve your fitness while making a difference. The flagship event of the Wine Country Half Marathon Series, this popular race features a scenic vineyard course that starts at Cuvaison Carneros Winery in Napa and takes you 13.1 miles to finish in historic Sonoma Plaza in front of City Hall.
Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. The Camp Oasis of Texas is taking place Sunday, August 14th - Thursday, August 18th at Greene Family Camp in Bruceville, Texas. Children and teens entering grades 3-10 in Fall 2016 are invited to apply as campers, and teens entering grades 11-12 in Fall 2016 are invited to apply to the Leaders In Training program. We are also seeking volunteers to serve as counselors, medical staff and program leaders. Volunteers must be a minimum of 18 years old and pass a background check. For more information about Camp Oasis of Texas, please contact Amber Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org or 972.386.0607 ext 4.
8:30 a.m. | Tyler, Texas
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 when no American has to suffer with digestive diseases and Crohn's or colitis. A cure is within our reach yet we need you.