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 200 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.
2 pm Registration, 3 pm Walk Start | Atlanta, Georgia
Registration is now open for 2016! Sign up today at www.cctakesteps.org/atlanta2016, and join thousands of others in the fight against inflammatory bowel disease.
9:30 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!
Salt Lake City, Utah
Wheeler Historic Farms, Salt Lake City, Utah. 10am to 1:00 pm. Registration starts at 10:00 am, walk begins at 11:00 am. 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.
2:00 PM | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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 so no American has to suffer from Crohn's or colitis. A cure is within our reach, and we need your help getting there.
11 am | Beverly Hills, California
The 9th Annual Women of Distinction Luncheon will honor three women who are successful in their fields and celebrate their commitment to philanthropy. NBC Weatherman/Comedian, Fritz Coleman will host and the Luncheon will feature a fashion show presented by Bloomingdales.
5:30 PM-8:00 PM | New York, New York
The New York City Take Steps is the #1 walk in the country having raised over $400,000 in 2015! It is never too early to get connected and start your involvement for 2016! Contact Kim Pang at email@example.com for opportunities to form a team, involve your school, office or place of worship today!
6:30pm | Glen Head, New York
A festive evening featuring a comedy performance.
3:00 PM | Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
San Diego, California
Someone you know suffers from Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis, debilitating digestive diseases also known as inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD). These diseases affect 1.6 million Americans, including 80,000 children. Walk with us in 2016 and help us get one step closer to cures. As part of the Take Steps family, you'll raise critical dollars to fund our mission: to find cures and improve the quality of life for patients and their families.