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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Gainesville Take Steps Walk

November 2, 2014
1pm: Registration 2pm: Walk begins | Gainesville, 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!

Southwest Florida Take Steps Walk

November 2, 2014
9AM Registration/10:30AM Walk Start | Fort Myers, 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!

Take Control: Managing IBD Decisions in Fort Collins

November 3, 2014
7:00-8:30 p.m. | Fort Collins, Colorado

Join CCFA for this patient education event on Monday, November 3 from 7:00-8:30 p.m. at the Poudre Valley Hospital in Cafe F. This program is presented by Dr. Nicole Kreshner, who will outline the risks and benefits of various therapies for IBD and how to make informed decisions about care management in with the health care team.

Understanding Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: What Every Patient Needs to Know

November 3, 2014
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. | Columbia, Maryland

This program is open to all Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis patients, caregivers, and individuals interested in learning more about Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. This FREE education program features an expert presentation and an interactive question-and-answer session. Program topics will include: a review of current therapies, management of the disease, and treatment-related side effects.

Nursing Perspectives: Management of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases in Salt Lake City

November 4, 2014
7:00-8:30 p.m. | Salt Lake City, Utah

Physician's assistants, nurses, and medical assistants are invited to join CCFA for this professional education event. The event will be held on Tuesday, November 4 at Faustina Restaurant from 7:00-8:30 p.m.

Nutrition & IBD - Rochester, MN - November 5, 2014

November 5, 2014
6:30pm - 8:00pm | Rochester, Minnesota

Join us for an information program that will help you sort through the options. Listen to a live presentation, participate in the questions-and-answer session and interact with other people affected by IBD.

Nursing Perspectives: Management of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

November 5, 2014
6:00-8:00 pm | Orlando, Florida

Team Challenge Lite

November 5, 2014
Cincinati, Ohio

Join Team Challenge Lite for a "lite" version of the program everyone knows and loves! Local 5K training program with a low fundraising minimum!

North Texas Chapter's Third Annual Dinner: A Conversation With Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez

November 5, 2014
6:30 p.m. | Dallas, Texas

On Wednesday, November 5, 2014 the North Texas Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) will host its Third Annual Dinner: A Conversation with Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez. The 2014 dinner will be held at the Belo Mansion in Dallas, TX, and we invite you to make plans now to join us!

Casino for a Cause

November 5, 2014
6:00PM | Birmingham, Alabama

The Alabama/NW Florida Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation (CCFA) is proud to present the 4th Annual “Casino for a Cause” at Regions Field on Wednesday, November 5. Proceeds from Casino for Cause will support CCFA mission critical research initiatives, support services and Camp Oasis. Help us improve the quality of life for the 20,000 Alabamians living with Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis.

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