Attend a Crohn’s and Colitis Event
We have a vast network of more than 40 CCFA chapters and affiliates nationwide—each with its own volunteer board and Chapter Medical Advisory Committee. Each chapter brings the work of the entire Foundation to their local community. You can make a difference by connecting and participating with your local chapter.
Discover which of these support programs and activities are offered in your local community. Just search for our events by keyword or by city, date, or category.
- Join Take Steps Be Heard, our nationwide fundraising walk program that makes it possible for us to fulfill our mission and meet our goals.
- Test your limits with Team Challenge, our endurance training program.
- Send your child to Camp Oasis—our local and regional summer camps for children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
- Connect with others who are struggling to cope with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) through one of our 300 support groups.
- Attend live education seminars and programs geared for patients and health care professionals.
- Stay informed about upcoming seminars, support groups, and events in your local community through your chapter newsletter or national newsletter.
- Pedal through Get Your Guts in Gear, a three-day bicycle ride that helps support CCFA.
To find out more about all of our programs and activities in your area, contact your local CCFA chapter.
6:00 - 8:00 PM | Denver, Colorado
March 20, 2013, 6:00 - 8:00 PM. Dave and Buster's, 2000 South Colorado Boulevard, Denver, CO.
After amazing events in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013, we're back at it in 2014! In previous years, the CPC was held in Keystone, CO though we are moving the event to beautiful Vail, CO in 2014. Join us this year to experience the event first-hand…you will truly have an unforgettable experience. Vail is home to the largest single mountain ski resort in the country. This paired with the countless other attractions Vail has to offer makes this a premier vacation destination. Join us to ski, snowboard, snowmobile, eat and drink well, play great casino games or just relax in the spa, while feeling great about supporting this cause.
10:30 pm - 1:30 pm | Boca Raton, Florida
The 24th Annual Book of Hope Luncheon, benefitting the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America, Florida Chapter, will take place on Monday, March 17, 2014 at the Boca Raton Resort & Club. The Book of Hope Luncheon is one of the Florida chapter's signature events with the goal of raising funds and awareness to support the chapter's mission. Join us for a fun afternoon featuring delicious food, an incredible silent auction and celebrity guest speaker.
6:30 pm | Farmingdale, New York
Learn more about Team Challenge - CCFA's half-marathon training program. There's a great destination race waiting just for you, from the vineyards of wine country to the beaches of Hawaii.
Laugh 'til It Stops Hurting--Honoring Jeffrey A. Kraut, Senior Vice President, North Shore-LIJ Health SystemApril 4, 2014
7:30 pm | Old Westbury, NY, New York
A festive evening of comedy featuring Rita Rudner and honoring Jeffrey A. Kraut as Community Champion, Friend and Advocate
4:30 p.m. | Dallas, Texas
Our Take Steps walks offer a wonderful day for family, friends and the community to celebrate all of the efforts that have been put forth in raising funds towards our mission. Our walk event is filled with live music, food, kids’ entertainment, educational materials, and, of course, wonderful exposure for our corporate partners.
San Diego, California
More details to come...
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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.
9 AM Registration/10:30 AM Walk Start | Miami, Florida
Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is CCFA's largest fundraising event. Participants raise funds and awareness throughout the year and come together to celebrate the steps that have been taken towards a cure. We’re committed to help transform the lives of those impacted by these diseases to one of a brighter future based on well-funded, cutting-edge scientific research. Make the decision now to join us and take a step toward a future free from Crohn’s and colitis!
Registration begins at 9am, walk begins at 10am | East Hartford, Connecticut