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.
4:00 p.m. Registration & Festivities | Fort Worth, Texas
The 2015 Fort Worth Take Steps walk offers 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.
8:00 AM | Newport Beach, California
Join us for in Newport Coast for a day of golf, on-course games and exciting contests. The evening concludes with cocktails, hors d'oeuvres buffet, raffle, fundraising benefit auction and awards ceremony. Evening reception overlooks the breathtaking course at Pelican Hill. Visit Online.ccfa.org/ocgolfclassic to learn more. Proceeds support groundbreaking research to find cures, treat and diagnose children and adults affected by these chronic digestive diseases.
TBD | Minneapolis, Minnesota
An elegant gala filled with inspiration, silent auction, dinner and program.
Take Steps for Crohn’s & colitis is a family friendly community walk dedicated to raising mission critical funds and awareness for Crohn's disease & ulcerative colitis, collectively known as inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD). Over the past 7 years we have raised nearly $60 million in the search for cures for these debilitating digestive diseases. Join us in 2015! Take Steps is a nationwide event in more than 145 communities across the country. More information coming soon.
Las Vegas, Nevada
Rock 'n' Roll Las Vegas Marathon & Half Marathon to benefit the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America is coming to the Las Vegas Strip on November 13 - 15, 2015. This unique weekend experience includes live music, parties, Health & Fitness Expo, multiple running distances and more! Join Team Challenge at the ultimate weekend running festival on the Las Vegas Strip at night.
Las Vegas, Nevada
Team Challenge South Florida is gearing up for our Winter 2015 season that will begin in July! Team Challenge will be participating in the Rock 'n Roll Las Vegas Half Marathon on November 15th!
7:00 PM | Gainesville, Florida
Education seminar for Gainesville and surrounding area. Free Event. Open to public to come hear IBD specialists and doctors speak about latest research, treatment, and a panel Q &; A.
New Orleans, Louisiana
Come rock with Team Challenge at the Rock n Roll New Orleans Half Marathon! This unique opportunity will leave you wanting more as the New Orleans Half Marathon runs through all the hot spots of New Orleans. Starting the race off right, runners will pass by the amazing smells of Cafe du Monde and the Superdome, they will continue on to Audubon Park, swing back around to pass the French Quarter, Garden District, Loyola University, Jackson Square, the WW II Museum, St. Louis Cemetery, the Art Museum, and come to a finish at City Park! This is a Team Challenge event you definitely don't want to miss!