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.
- Ride or volunteer for Get Your Guts in Gear: The Ride for Crohn’s and Colitis to help support CCFA.
To find out more about all of our programs and activities in your area, contact your local CCFA chapter.
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All Day: open to close | Oklahoma City, Edmond, Norman, Oklahoma
Eat at any Metro Oklahoma City, Norman, or Edmond Johnnie's Charcoal Broiler locations on the 3rd Monday of each month. When you order mention CCFA, CCFA Take Steps, or CCFA Team Challenge and Johnnies will dontate a portion of the cost of your meal to CCFA-Oklahoma Chapter! Thank you Johnnies Charcoal Broiler for helping to find a cure for Crohn's & colitis!
When you join the Team, not only will you receive a comprehensive program to help you achieve your fitness goals, but you will become part of the Team Challenge family. As a Team, we challenge ourselves, change lives and fundraise for cures for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis - two painful, debilitating, and seldom-discussed digestive diseases. With Team Challenge, you become part of the solution!
Greater Washington, District of Columbia
CCFA Greater Washington DC/VA Young Professionals Group
7:30pm | Cincinnati, Ohio
$13 tickets to the Cyclones game on January 23rd. $5 of each ticket benefits CCFA.
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Irvine, California
A half-day conference designed to educate the IBD patient community about new developments.
6:30pm | Houston, Texas
The 2015 Winter Ball - A Night on the Nile celebrates the ABC's Women of Distinction presented by the Mercedes-Benz Dealers of Greater Houston and benefits the South Texas Chapter of the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America.
A Touch of Football is CCFA's flag football tournament where teams compete against each other while helping to raise funds to find cures for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Participants will get a chance to play at Sports Authority Field at Mile High and will enjoy a lunch buffet, team photos, team shirts, and stadium tours.
Features a 10 minute swim, 30 minute cycle, and 20 minute run! All proceeds benefit the CCFA! Optional training program from Nov 19-Jan 21 (Wed 6-7pm & Sat 1-2pm).
6:30pm-7:30pm | Carlsbad, California
Join Team Challenge Triathlon and make a difference in the lives of millions while you achieve something you may have never thought possible! Our tremendous coaches and mentors will guide you step-by-step from day one across the finish line. Our team has a fantastic 100% race-day success rate with athletes of all athletic backgrounds. You can do this! We provide a comprehensive 14-week training program including swim, bike, run and combination practices as well as informative clinics on all topics.