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. | Tyler, Texas
Help CCFA North Texas kick-off the 2014 Tyler Take Steps Walk! Join us at True Vine Brewery on Saturday, August 30th from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. 10% of all proceeds from the brewery go back to CCFA, funding vital research efforts and programs for the more than 70,000 IBD patients in North Texas.
12:30pm | San Diego, California
Our Patient Education Program is held in conjunction with Scripps & UC San Diego New Advances in IBD Conference. This comprehensive educational program for patients and families will provide you with the most current medical and surgical approaches to IBD, presented by leading experts.
9 am | Seattle, Washington
7:00 pm | Raliegh, North Carolina
A Night at the Museum is the Triangle Area's new philanthropic event to benefit the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America. Enjoy an assortment of tantalizing cuisine, music and fun while perusing our menu of fine auction packages.
9:00AM-11:30AM | Dayton, Ohio
Take Steps, Be Heard for Crohn's and Colitis- Dayton. September 13th, 2014 at Wegerzyn Gardens Metro park
Our Take Steps walks offer 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 events are filled with live music, food, kids’ entertainment, educational materials, and, of course, wonderful exposure for our corporate partners. Take Steps for Crohn’s & colitis is a family friendly community walk dedicated to raising awareness and mission-critical funds for cures for digestive diseases. In the past five years alone, we succeeded in bringing together over 100,000 people and raised close to $40 million to help further CCFA’s mission. 80 cents of every dollar raised goes towards breakthrough research, public and professional education, and patient support services in communities across the nation.
3:30-5:30PM | Huntsville, Alabama
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. Our 2014 event is just around the corner! Register today and join thousands of others in the fight against digestive diseases. 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! To register please visit www.cctakesteps.org/huntsville.
Tours, Loire Valley, France
4:30-5:30 PM Pacific
10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. | Blaine, Minnesota
Join us on Monday, September 15th at the Tournament Players Club (TPC) Twin Cities for a day of golf to benefit the Minnesota/Dakotas Chapter!