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.
Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
12:00PM -3:00 PM | Santa Clarita, California
Join CCFA as we celebrate the start of our walk season!
Spend an afternoon with us at the bowling alley! Join us for 2 hours of complimentary bowling (shoe rental included)
6:30pm | Cincinnati, Ohio
at Fleet Feet (Blue Ash) Choose your challenge! RSVP to an information meeting to learn more about how you can run/walk a half marathon to benefit the Crohn's & Colitis research!
7:00 PM | Santa Monica, California
Team Challenge is the endurance training program for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America. Locally, we will be training and participating in the Las Vegas Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon, which takes place on November 16. We have a 100% race day success rate so, no matter your athletic background, we will get you across the finish line! We have many other races both nationally and internationally, so come out to a meet and greet to learn more, meet the Coach, past participants, and have all of your questions answered!
7:00 PM | Culver City, California
This is a casual info sessions where folks can join Team Challenge for food and drinks and learn about the Team Challenge half marathon training program as we celebrate the start of our Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas training season! Everyone will have the chance to meet the other team members, coaches, team mentors, and CCFA support staff – a full team dedicated to each participant’s success!
5:30 - 7:00 p.m. | Fort Collins, Colorado
Join CCFA at the Fort Collins Take Steps Kickoff Event for a fun night out while learning about the upcoming Fort Collins Take Steps Walk. This fun, family-friendly event takes place at the Fort Collins Brewery from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Enjoy a free brewery tour, snacks, prizes, and information on how you can get involved with CCFA and Take Steps!
6:30pm | Cincinnati, Ohio
at Pilates for Runners (Oakley). Choose your challenge! RSVP to an information meeting to learn more about how you can run/walk a half marathon to benefit the Crohn's & Colitis research!
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. | Denver, Colorado
Now in its ninth year, this annual luncheon honors community leaders who have contributed to the healthcare industry and beyond. Funds raised from the luncheon support the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America, with special emphasis on the Camp Oasis children’s summer camp and other support services for children and adults.
Fun Run (runners and walkers welcome) at Memorial Park at 6502 Arnot St Houston, TX 77007. Park near the pool in the NE Corner.