Events

2017 Take Steps Walks

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation's largest fundraising event and the nation's only walk dedicated to finding a cure for digestive diseases. Join us for our 2017 walk in Michigan and NW Ohio!

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures committee meeting

February 25, 0017
12:00PM-2:30PM | Berkeley, California

do you love indoor cycling? want to be part of something bigger than yourself? the spin4 movement is growing and you can be part of it! we're going to drop some knowledge on february 25th about the 2017 planning committee and would love you to participate in our first strategy session of the year!

South Bay: Team Challenge Info Meeting & Kickoff

March 23, 0017
6:30PM | Sunnyvale, California

Come learn more about Team Challenge, meet other participants, and kickoff the upcoming season.

East Bay: Team Challenge Info Meeting & Kickoff

March 30, 0017
6:30PM | San Ramon, California

South Bay: Team Challenge First Group Training Session

April 1, 0017
8:00AM | Campbell, California

San Francisco: First Team Challenge Group Training

April 1, 0017
9:00AM | San Francisco, California

East Bay: First Team Challenge Group Training

April 1, 0017
8:30AM | Walnut Creek, California

TAKE STEPS

November 23, 2015
Michigan

9th Annual Fashion Show

December 21, 2015

Social Media

January 26, 2016

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation Johnnie's Day

June 13, 2016
All Day: open to close | Oklahoma City, Edmond, Norman, Oklahoma

MONTHLY FUNDRAISER - THIRD MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH Eat at any Metro Oklahoma City, Norman, or Edmond Johnnie's Charcoal Broiler locations on the 3rd Monday of each month. When you order mention Crohn's & Colitis Foundation, Take Steps, or Team Challenge and Johnnies will dontate a portion of the cost of your meal to the Oklahoma Chapter! Thank you Johnnies Charcoal Broiler for helping to find a cure for Crohn's & colitis!

FOCIS 2016

June 22, 2016
Boston, Massachusetts

Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies

Team Challenge Napa to Sonoma Half Marathon

July 17, 2016

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) is proud to partner with the Napa to Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon. Come experience beautiful Napa Valley, California with Team Challenge!

Team Challenge Napa to Sonoma Half Marathon

July 17, 2016

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) is proud to partner with the Napa to Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon. Come experience beautiful Napa Valley, California with Team Challenge!

2016 TS Lansing Kickoff

August 10, 2016

Take Steps Chattanooga

October 22, 2016
1:00pm Registration | Chattanooga, Tennessee

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 2016 event is just around the corner! Join us October 22 in Chattanooga. 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! Register online at www.cctakesteps.org/Chattanooga2016

#IBDvisible Photo at the Capitol

November 20, 2016
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. | Indianapolis, Indiana

CCFA Awareness Week #IBDvisible group photo opportunity

2017 Team Challenge Race in Orange

January 1, 2017
Rockville, Maryland

IBD Clinical Trials Workshop: Principles & Practice

January 13, 2017
Nashville, Tennessee

CCFA’s Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Clinical Trials Workshop is an educational five-session course focusing on current topics in IBD clinical investigation. Topics include effective clinical trial management, recruitment strategies, designing clinical protocols that reflect patient considerations, and shifting views on clinical trial end points. This workshop is chaired by Hans Herfarth, MD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Peter Higgins, MD, University of Michigan; and Alandra Weaver, MPH, CCFA. It is a great forum for professionals from various areas of the IBD field to discuss how the future of IBD clinical trials can be shaped from their unique perspectives. Broad participation is expected from academia, pharmaceutical and device industries, government agencies, medical centers, and clinical research organizations. Those involved in clinical IBD research, nurses, study coordinators, and clinical research associates are invited to attend.

Torch Gala

February 4, 2017
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM | Atlanta, Georgia

The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America's Annual Torch Gala will be held at the exquisite Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead again this year. Click the article title for more details.

Team Challenge New Orleans 2017

February 5, 2017
New Orleans, Louisiana

A new addition to the Team Challenge roster, New Orleans is one of the country’s most culturally, architecturally and musically interesting cities. The Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Marathon, 1/2 Marathon, and 10K unfolds along a course through the city in the days leading up to Mardi Gras, the annual pre-Lent party to end all parties!

Team Challenge Winter Event – New Orleans Rock N’ Roll Half Marathon

February 5, 2017

Team Challenge is a half marathon training and fundraising program benefitting the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America. Run or walk with friends or family to raise funds for CCFA at one of our national endurance events! This Winter's is the New Orleans Rock N' Roll Half Marathon

Rock N Roll New Orleans Half Marathon - Team Challenge Minnesota/Dakotas

February 5, 2017
New Orleans, Louisiana

Train with Team Challenge Minnesota/Dakotas this fall and into the start of winter to be ready for this February 5, 2017 destination race! Make friends, get fit, and change the lives of those living with Crohn's & Colitis.

Rock 'n' Roll New Orleans Marathon & 1/2 Marathon

February 5, 2017
New Orleans , Louisiana

Laissez les bon temps roulez through the Big Easy as Team Challenge hits the streets of New Orleans.

Professional Education Program: Treatment for IBD

February 18, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Madison, Wisconsin

Make sure you are up-to-date on the latest advances in therapies and management strategies to improve patient care for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Join us for this FREE educational activity on the latest in IBD and earn 1.5 credits!

GUILD Conference | Gastroenterology Updates in IBD & Liver Disease

February 19, 2017
Maui, Hawaii

Gastroenterology Updates in IBD & Liver Disease

Cook Children's IBD Q&A Session

February 21, 2017
6:00 p.m. | Fort Worth, Texas

Cook Children's Gastroenterology, Nutrition Services and GI Family Advisory Council are hosting an IBD Q&A night featuring a panel of young adult IBD patients and GI specialists for an evening of questions and answers on inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).

Camp Oasis Reunion

February 25, 2017
1:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Waukegan, Illinois

Join your friends from WI/IL Camp Oasis at a fun get-together to catch up and reminisce.

The Great Gutsby Gala 2017

February 25, 2017
6 p.m. | Indianapolis, Indiana

The Great Gutsby Gala includes an evening filled with a cocktail reception, dinner, open bar, auction and live entertainment! For more information, please visit www.greatgutsbygala.com.

CHOP Patient Education Day

February 26, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Philadelphia , Pennsylvania

Life isn’t always easy — especially for the thousands of youngsters who have inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). But kids can still be kids, even with IBD. A panel of health specialists will explore the aspects of living with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. A unique group of experts, kids who suffer from IBD, will talk openly about how they cope with their disease.

Advocacy Planning Meeting for 2017

February 28, 2017
6:00 - 7:30 pm | Denver, Colorado

We’re excited to plan visits to our federal representatives in Colorado. Join us on how to make these visits and create goals to bring awareness to our elected officials.

The 10th Penn Inflammatory Bowel Disease Symposium

March 3, 2017
7:30 a.m. | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

This event will highlight the advances in diagnosis and treatment of IBD. The program will include lectures by nationally and internationally recognized experts, followed by interactive panel discussions. A wide array of topics will be discussed including the pathophysiology of IBD, pharmacologic therapies and surgical interventions. Participants will receive a comprehensive overview of the latest available research and clinical information on evaluation and management of patients with IBD. This activity has been designed for gastroenterologists, gastrointestinal surgeons, GI fellows and residents, physician assistants, clinical nurse specialists, radiologists, pathologists, nutritionists and other health care professionals. This program is endorsed by The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America, Philadelphia/Delaware Valley Chapter.

Focus on a Cure

March 4, 2017
7pm | Greenwich, Connecticut

Jupiter Half Day Education Seminar

March 4, 2017
8:30AM-12:30PM | Jupiter, Florida

Free IBD Educational Seminar, open to patients, caregivers, and medical professionals!

Richmond Take Steps Kick-off & Education Program

March 4, 2017
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Richmond, Virginia

Come join us for our annual Take Steps Kickoff and Education Program. Come connect with fellow participants, IBD patients and their loved ones, and your Take Steps support team. Also, get your questions answered during the “Ask a Doc” Session with two speakers.

Indulge, Beautify, Dazzle

March 5, 2017
12pm-2pm | Dublin, Ohio

YP's Annual Comedy Night

March 6, 2017
6:30pm | New York, New York

Join us for YP's 9th Annual Comedy Night, Belly Laughs honoring Jon Newman

2017 Denver Take Steps Kickoff

March 8, 2017
6:00pm | Denver, Colorado

Connect with fellow participants, IBD patients and their loved ones, and your Take Steps support team. Learn more about mission updates impacted by our efforts. Have fun – enjoy free dinner, games, and laser tag!

NYC Take Steps Kickoff

March 8, 2017
6-8pm | New York, New York

Join us for the 2017 NYC Take Steps Kick Off Party! The Greater New York Chapter of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation invites you to our FREE Kick Off Party, so bring your supporters out to Bareburger! Get to know other families and companies involved and hear our amazing Honored Heroes share their testimonies. Complimentary drink and light fare on us! All ages welcome, but you must RSVP in order to attend.

2017 Take Steps Kick Off Event

March 11, 2017
11:00 am | Dublin, Ohio

2017 Central Florida Take Steps Kick-off Celebration

March 11, 2017
10:00 a.m.-NoonFlorida

Please help us kick-off our 2017 Central Florida Take Steps Walk at our Kick-off Celebration. This is a great opportunity to meet other participants, get great fundraising ideas and learn more about CCFA! Exciting location TBA SOON! For more information and to R.S.V.P, please contact Kim at: kteter@ccfa.org.

Portland - Crohn's & Colitis Patient Education Conference

March 11, 2017
10:00 AM-3:30 PM | Portland, Oregon

Controversies and Debates in IBD Management 2017

March 11, 2017
8:00am to 3:30pm | Seattle, Washington

Patient and Professional Education Symposium

March 11, 2017
Rosemont, Illinois

Whether you’re a patient, family member, parent, or medical professional, there’s something for you at our Patient & Professional Education Symposium this March! Hear from experts in the field about new treatment options, disease management, the latest research, and more. There’s no better place to get all your IBD questions answered. This program has separate tracks for medical professionals (with CME credits), patients, and parents. Save the date and plan to join us in Rosemont on March 11! Patient Registration: online.ccfa.org/patient2017 Professional Registration: online.ccfa.org/professional2017

Sacramento IBD Education Conference 2017

March 11, 2017
9:00 AM | Sacramento, California

Half day education conference for people with IBD and their loved ones.

El Paso Patient IBD Education Symposium

March 11, 2017
8:00 a.m. | El Paso, Texas

Local experts will present on the basics of IBD through Jeopardy, alternative medicine, your pediatric care team, and more. The program will help patients and family members learn more about IBD, treatment options, health care team members, and give everyone an opportunity to ask questions

Book of Hope Luncheon

March 13, 2017
Boca Raton, Florida

Join CCFA’s South Florida Chapter for a memorable afternoon at the 27th Annual Book of Hope Luncheon Presented by Heritage Auctions on Monday, March 13, 2017 at the Boca Raton Resort & Club!

Ask the Experts

March 18, 2017
9 am | Independence, Ohio

Patient and caregiver education program focused on those affected by Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Learn, Mingle & Nosh 2017

March 18, 2017
9:30 AM- 11:30 AM | Atlanta, Georgia

2017 Boston Patient and Family Symposium

March 19, 2017
8:00 am | Needham, Massachusetts

Join us for this half day education program. Topics include: IBD Risk Factors and Epidemiology, Growing Up:Transitional Care, Women's Health, New IBD Therapies, Diet and Complementary Therapies. Please Choose the REGISTER button for full details. Registration Fee: $10 Members, $15 General public, Students and Fellows: Free. No one will be turned away due to inability to pay. Please contact Amber Stalker at astalker@ccfa.org or 781-449-0324, ext 2 with questions.

Portland - Kick Off Celebration for Take Steps

March 19, 2017
2:00pm-4:00pm | Portland, Oregon

2017 Take Steps Portland fundraising walk Kick Off Celebration

2017 IBD Family Education Day

March 19, 2017
11:00AM | Mason, Ohio

Educational Program for both IBD patients and family members of IBD patients. Includes break-out sessions on specific topics and a keynote address. Family friendly.

Jacksonville Education Seminar

March 21, 2017
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. | Jacksonville, Florida

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America is pleased to announce our Jacksonville Patient Education Seminar at Mayo Clinic!

Raleigh Parent Q&A March 2017

March 21, 2017
6:00-7:30 PM | Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Optimizing Outcomes in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: The Critical Role of the GI Nurse

March 23, 2017
6:30-8pm | Morristown, New Jersey

Join us at one of the events below for an expert-led, interactive workshop on providing optimal care to patients with inflammatory bowel disease. A gastroenterology nurse expert will review best methods to screen and risk-stratify patients, evaluate treatment options, and apply shared decision making to improve adherence and optimize outcomes. Take-home resources will also be available for use in your own clinic.

Interdisciplinary Autoimmune Summit

March 24, 2017
New York, New York

The Inaugural PBA Strike Out Crohn’s & Colitis South Open Bowling Tournament Benefiting CCFA

March 25, 2017
7:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m. | Orlando, Florida

You like to bowl? Come out and meet professional bowler, Rhino Page and many others and be a part of PBA's Inaugural Strike Out Crohn's & Colitis South Open Bowling Tournament benefiting CCFA.

Update in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

March 25, 2017
7:30 am - 3 pm | Detroit, Michigan

A professional CME conference hosted by Henry Ford Health System and endorsed by the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation.

Team Challenge, Napa to Sonoma, Info Meeting/Kick-off event

March 25, 2017
9:00 AM | Tustin, California

Pediatric IBD Education Program

March 25, 2017
9:00AM-12:30PM | WInter Park, Florida

CCFA & Arnold Palmer partner together to provide an educational opportunity for patients and families to learn about Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

Champions of Hope Annual Dinner

March 25, 2017
California

Join us on the 9th Floor at the Dome as we celebrate San Diego community members who are making a difference! LYNNE CARLSON, Hero Among Us Award ROBERT GOLDKLANG, M.D., Physician of the Year Award GEORGE YOUNG, Rolf Benirschke Legacy Award 5:00pm Sunset cocktails and silent auction 6:30pm Inspirational Program Special Thanks to Our Event Co-Chairs SUSAN VON POSERN, LAUREL SMITH, DEBBIE HART & LAURA ROSENTHAL

Courageous Kids: a Pediatric Half-Day Education Event for Families Dealing with IBD in Las Vegas

March 25, 2017
8:30 am to 12:00 pm | Las Vegas, Nevada

Join us for a fun morning of learning about Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Parents and caregivers will listen to presentations from doctors on epidemiology, nutrition, and transition of care. Kids (ages 7 and up, including both siblings and patients) will participate in Camp Oasis activities, learning about IBD, and a fun IBD-friendly snack preparation with a dietician student.

MN Patient Education Conference - March 25, 2017

March 25, 2017
9:00am - 3:30pm | Bloomington, Minnesota

Seattle - Crohn's & Colitis Patient Education Conference

March 26, 2017
9:00 AM-3:30 PM | Seattle, Washington

San Francisco: Team Challenge Kickoff & Info Session

March 29, 2017
6:30PM | San Francisco, California

Trivia Night

March 31, 2017
6:00pm | Chesterfield, Missouri

8 Rounds of Trivia PLUS Table Decorating Contest, Raffle Auction, Booze Raffle, and 50/50 Raffle!

Wilmington Pediaric Family Education Day & Take Steps Kickoff

April 1, 2017
9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Wilmington , Delaware

Whether your child is newly diagnosed, has lived with Crohn's or colitis for years, or you have a loved one who lives with IBD, it is important to understand the impact of these diseases. Come join us as a panel of health experts explore the various aspects of living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

Greenwich IBD Patient Education Symposium

April 1, 2017
8am | Greenwich, Connecticut

Annual IBD Education Seminar

April 1, 2017
8:30 a.m. | Albany, New York

Education seminar

Boulder's 2017 IBD and Complementary Treatments

April 1, 2017
10:00 am to 2:30 pm | Boulder, Colorado

The Rocky Mountain Chapter Medical Advisory Committee has designed a half day program for patients and caregivers on the topic of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). The program will empower shared-decision making and collaboration between the patient, caregiver and their healthcare team in finding the best course of treatment including when to use complementary treatments to assist the alleviation of IBD symptoms. Dr. Joshua Korzenik from Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts and a leading researcher on IBD and diet will give our keynote address, and local IBD experts will be speaking on medical marijuana, placebos, and Chinese medicines and acupuncture, among other areas of CAM.

Seattle - 2017 Take Steps Kickoff Celebration

April 2, 2017
2:00 pm | Seattle, Washington

Team Challenge Kick Off Party & Fun Run

April 2, 2017
11:00 a.m. | King Of Prussia , Pennsylvania

Information meeting at 10 AM with kick off celebration and fun run to follow at 11 AM. Celebrate the kick off of the Saratoga Springs and Napa Valley Half Marathon, 5K season with Team Philly at Valley Forge National Park! Light food and drink will be provided after a short fun run. Come meet the team!

Journey to Wellness with IBD

April 2, 2017
1:00 PM | Santa Ana, California

Integrating nutrition and other complimentary strategies with a special focus on the Specific Carbohydrate Diet (SCD)

Team Challenge, Napa to Sonoma, Group Training Session

April 2, 2017
8:00 AM | Huntington Beach, California

Come out for a walk or run & lots of fun to get a taste of Team Challenge!

Stress Less

April 4, 2017
6:30pm-8pm | New York, New York

An interactive workshop that focuses on traditional and alternative treatment approaches to stress reduction as related to Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

Take Steps 2017 Phoenix

April 8, 2017
8:00amArizona

Phoenix Take Steps Walk 2017

CCFA & JHU Present: A Forum for Parents & Children Living with Crohn's Disease & Ulcerative Colitis

April 9, 2017
12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. | Towson , Maryland

Whether your child is newly diagnosed, has lived with Crohn's or colitis for years, or you have a loved one who lives with IBD, it is important to understand the impact of these diseases. Come join us as a panel of health experts explore the various aspects of living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Women of Distinction Luncheon

April 20, 2017
11:00am-2:00pm | New York, New York

Annual fashion show and luncheon produced by Moda Operandi. Luncheon Chairs are Ellen Crown, Lara Englebardt Metz, Elyse Newhouse, Carolyn Rowan, Michelle Swarzman & Michele Sweetwood

20th Annual California Wine Classic

April 21, 2017
6:30PM- 10:00PM | San Francisco, California

April marks the 20th anniversary of the California Wine Classic. Join us for an event you will remember with prestigious Northern California Wineries, exclusive auction packages and an inspiring program as you help further CCFA's mission to find a cure for Crohn's Disease and ulcerative colitis. Celebrating this momentous anniversary, we invite you to celebrate our legacy and help build our future. For more information, visit www.californiawineclassic.org

Golf Fore Guts

April 21, 2017
2:00 pm- 6:00 pm | Katy, Texas

This charity golf event is a partnership between Quintin Demps and the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) in support of pediatric and adult Crohn’s and ulcerative colitis patients. The goal of the Golf Fore Guts Topgolf Challenge presented by Insperity is to make a positive difference in the lives of every patient, especially those affected by IBD here in Houston

Fort Lauderdale Take Steps Walk

April 22, 2017
4PM Registration-Program and walk to follow | Fort Lauderdale , Florida

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is our 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!

2017 Central Florida Take Steps Walk

April 22, 2017
9:30am - 11:30am | Maitland, Florida

Take Steps is a large community festival and awareness walk where teams and individual walkers raise funds to support research and local programs for those living with inflammatory bowel disease - Crohn's or ulcerative colitis.

La Jolla Patient Education Conference 2017

April 22, 2017
9:30 AM | La Jolla, California

1/2 day IBD Conference for patients and loved ones.

2nd Annual Baylor University Medical Center IBD Center Conference

April 22, 2017
Dallas, Texas

The Annual IBD conference hosted by Baylor has been designed for the gastrointerologist, gastroenterology fellow, nurse practitioner, physician assistant and primary care providers desiring advanced knowledge of inflammatory bowel disease.

2017 Jacksonville Take Steps Walk

April 22, 2017
9:00 a.m. | Jacksonville Beach, Florida

Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis is CCFA’s largest community fundraising event filled with festivities and an awareness walk as participants raise funds for research and local programs. Please consider supporting CCFA today through our page: www.cctakesteps.org/jacksonville2017

New Orleans Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis

April 22, 2017
2:00pm | New Orleans, Louisiana

Philadelphia Annual Patient Education Day

April 23, 2017
12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. | Philadelphia , Pennsylvania

Whether you are newly diagnosed, have lived with Crohn's or colitis for years, or have a loved one who lives with IBD, it is important to understand the impact of these diseases. Come join us as a panel of health experts explore the various aspects of living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Gut Busters, Comedy Event

April 26, 2017
6:00 PM | Philadelphia, PA , Pennsylvania

The Young Professionals' Committee's 1st Annual Comedy Night, Gut Busters, is an evening of cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and laughs to raise funds for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation.

CRAFT

April 27, 2017
6:00 p.m. | Fort Worth, Texas

CRAFT is the inaugural craft cocktail competition fundraising event benefiting the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) North Texas chapter. “Mixologists” from area restaurants and bars will convene at the event to compete in a craft cocktail competition where a panel of local celebrity judges will select the winner.

Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon

April 28, 2017
10:30- 1:00pm | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

The 9th Annual Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon, presented by the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America, will be held on Friday, April 28th from 10:30am to 1:00pm at the Fairmont Hotel. The 2017 Women of Distinction Honorees Anne Lewis, Board Chair, Oxford Development Company Vonda Wright, Orthopedic Surgeon and Author, UPMC Vicki McKenna, Member, St. Clair Hospital Foundation Board The Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon is our signature fundraising event locally for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America, and the proceeds support our mission to cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, and to improve the quality of life of children and adults affected by these diseases. While the Foundation is the leader in cutting edge research, we also provide education and support services to patients, families and health professionals in Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia. More than 30,000 children and adults in our region are impacted by Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, and significant research for cures and treatments is also conducted locally. Thank you for joining us in celebrating these three truly amazing women who make such a difference in our community!

Take Steps 2017 Las Vegas

April 29, 2017
9 a.m. | Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas Take Steps Walk 2017

Take Steps Silicon Valley

April 29, 2017
2:00PM- 6:00PM | San Jose, California

Many patients feel they are alone in their struggle with IBD, not knowing how to explain IBD to others. Take Steps EMPOWERS patients and families while offering a safe and welcoming environment to CONNECT and INSPIRE one another. Walk day is filled with music, food, kid’s activities, local entertainment and most importantly, the company of hundreds of people who truly understand the impact of IBD

Courageous Kids: a Pediatric Half-Day Education Event for Families Dealing with IBD in Salt Lake City

April 29, 2017
9:00 am to 12:00 pm | Salt Lake City, Utah

Join us for a fun morning of learning about Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Parents and caregivers will listen to presentations from Primary Children's Hospital doctors on medications, nutrition, and overall IBD health. Kids (ages 7 and up, including both siblings and patients) will participate in Camp Oasis activities, learning about IBD, and meet with a social worker experienced in the issues of chronic illness and children.

NW Arkansas Take Steps Walk for Crohn's & Colitis

April 29, 2017
10am | Roger, Arkansas

Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis is CCFA’s largest fundraising event having touched over 240,000 people and raised nearly $60M to help further the Foundation’s mission. 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. In 2014, more than 70,000 people joined us nationwide, helping us raise $11M. 82 cents of every dollar raised goes towards breakthrough research, public and professional education, and patient support services in communities across the nation.

Take Steps Triangle

April 29, 2017
Registration 9am | Morrisville, North Carolina

IBD and Other Inflammatory Pathologies of the GI Tract Education Program

April 29, 2017
7:30 am - 3:15 pm | Washington , District of Columbia

The target audience for this conference includes IBD medical professionals. The purpose of this symposium is to provide up-to-date information on the pathogenesis of the disease process, as well as evidence-based recommendations on the management and monitoring of IBD and other inflammatory and autoimmune disorders. Through this course, the gap between state of the art practice and current practices will be closed in order to provide a high quality, comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to patients with IBD. We believe this approach will improve the quality of care provided to patients, decrease the risk of complications and morbidity, and reduce the overall burden of IBD on the patient and society.

Take Steps Birmingham

April 29, 2017
5:00-7:00PM | Homewood, Alabama

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is our 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 2017 event is just around the corner! Register today and join thousands of others in the fight against digestive diseases. We're committed to helping 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/birmingham.

Miami Take Steps Walk

April 29, 2017
9:30 AM Registration-Program and walk to follow | Miami, Florida

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is our 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!

2017 Midland Take Steps Walk

April 29, 2017
9:30 a.m. | Midland, Texas

IBD Family Education with Children's Hospital Colorado 2017

April 30, 2017
1:00 to 4:30 pm | Denver, Colorado

This program is for parents, caregivers, kids and siblings dealing with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Topics for adults and older kids include medications, non-traditional therapies, the psychological impact of IBD, and will also include an IBD healthcare provider panel and an IBD patient panel. Concurrent programming for kids and teens will also be available for kids ages 7 to 18 and will include fun Camp Oasis activities and time to meet other kids through structured games and crafts.

Connecticut Education Symposium

April 30, 2017
Cromwell , Connecticut

2017 Richmond Take Steps Walk

April 30, 2017
Check-In: 3:00 pm Walk Starts: 4:00 pm | Glen Allen, Virginia

Magic with a Message

May 5, 2017
7pm-8pm | Pickerington, Ohio

How to Use Exercise and Physical Therapy to Help Manage IBD

May 6, 2017
10:00am | Santa Barbara, California

2 hour IBD education program held in Santa Barbara, CA.

Delaware Take Steps Walk

May 6, 2017
Wilmington, Delaware

Our community consists of patients, loved ones, friends and supporters that empower and inspire each other to fight these diseases. Each year we connect with our communities as we fundraise for cures and celebrate our hard work together in supporting our patients. To date, Take Steps has raised more than $60 million to fund mission-critical research and patient support programs. More than 80 cents of each dollar raised goes directly to funding this mission. Find a walk in your local community and join thousands of others Taking Steps for cures.

Albany Take Steps Walk for Crohn's & Colitis

May 6, 2017
9:30 a.m. | Colonie, New York

Albany Take Steps Walk

Team Challenge - Lincoln Marathon & Half Marathon

May 7, 2017
Lincoln, Nebraska

Conquer Crohn's & Colitis at the Lincoln Marathon & Half Marathon! Join Team Challenge and CCFA as we fight IBD at the 40th Annual Lincoln Marathon & Half Marathon on May 7, 2017!

2017 Take Steps Fort Wayne

May 7, 2017
Fort Wayne, Indiana

Join us as we Take Steps toward a cure at Parkview Field!

2017 Annual Benefit Luncheon

May 10, 2017
Seattle, Washington

Laugh 'til it Stops Hurting

May 12, 2017
7:00pm | Roslyn Harbor, NY, New York

A festive evening featuring a comedy performance. For more information: http://online.ccfa.org/Laugh_2017

Laugh 'til It Stops Hurting

May 12, 2017
7pm | Roslyn Harbor, NY, New York

A comedy night with a strolling dinner

Crohn’s & Colitis Education Symposium for Patients and Families Living with Crohn’s Disease & Ulcerative Colitis

May 13, 2017
9:00 A.M.-12:30 P.M. | Miami, Florida

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America is proud to present this annual patient education symposium in Miami Florida, this year we are offering an ADULT and PEDIATRIC EDUCATION TRACK!

Take Steps San Francisco

May 13, 2017
2:00PM- 6:00PM | San Francisco, California

Many patients feel they are alone in their struggle with IBD, not knowing how to explain IBD to others. Take Steps EMPOWERS patients and families while offering a safe and welcoming environment to CONNECT and INSPIRE one another. Walk day is filled with music, food, kid’s activities, local entertainment and most importantly, the company of hundreds of people who truly understand the impact of IBD

NYC Take Steps

May 16, 2017
5:30 PM-8:00 PM | New York, New York

Day on the Hill

May 17, 2017
Washington, District of Columbia

It’s that time of year again! We’re excited to begin recruiting volunteers to attend the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation's annual Day on the Hill. This year, Day on the Hill will take place on May 17 & 18 in Washington, DC. We hope you and your family will attend!

10th Annual Women of Distinction Luncheon

May 17, 2017
11 am | Beverly Hills, California

The 10th Annual Women of Distinction Luncheon will honor women who are successful in their fields and celebrate their commitment to philanthropy. The Luncheon will feature a fashion show presented by Bloomingdales.

2017 A Toast for A Cure Corporate Cocktail

May 18, 2017
7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. | St. Petersburg, Florida

A celebration of awareness and to finding a cure! Help raise a glass and join us for the Central & Northeastern Florida Chapter of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation’s Fourth Annual A Toast for A Cure Corporate Cocktail in Tampa. This year's event will be held on Thursday, May 18, 2017. We are excited to announce our NEW LOCATION, Nova535 in St. Petersburg. The evening will be filled with live entertainment, amazing appetizers, open bar, silent auction, raffle and amazing networking opportunities while helping save lives.

Fourth Annual A Toast For A Cure Corporate Cocktail

May 18, 2017
6:30pm - 8:30pm | Tampa, Florida

A corporate networking cocktail event filled with live music, appetizers, open bar, silent auction, raffle and raising awareness for IBD.

Giammarco's Italian Restaurant Spirit Night

May 18, 2017
All Day | Westerville , Ohio

10th Annual Spring into Style Fashion Event

May 18, 2017
Birmingham , Michigan

Portland - Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis Fundraising Walk

May 20, 2017
2:00pm Registration & Festival | Portland, Oregon

Annual fundraising walk and largest gathering of IBD patients in Portland Metro area

Little Rock Take Steps Walk

May 20, 2017
10:00am | Little Rock, Arkansas

Courageous Kids: a Pediatric Half-Day Education Event for Families Dealing with IBD in Phoenix

May 20, 2017
Phoenix, Arizona

Keynote speaker, Dr. Marla Dubinsky, as well as pediatric IBD experts throughout the Valley will speak to parents and caregivers. Kids (ages 7 and up, including both siblings and patients) will participate in Camp Oasis activities, learning about IBD, and meet a fun surprise guest!

Maine Take Steps Walk

May 20, 2017
3:00 pm | Portland, Maine

2017 Dallas Take Steps Walk

May 20, 2017
8:30 a.m. | Dallas, Texas

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is CCFA's largest fundraising event of local community walks dedicated to raising funds to find cures for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Participants and teams raise funds throughout the year and come together at the Take Steps walk event to celebrate their fundraising achievements!

Take Steps Sacramento

May 20, 2017
3:30PM- 6:30PM | Sacramento, California

Many patients feel they are alone in their struggle with IBD, not knowing how to explain IBD to others. Take Steps EMPOWERS patients and families while offering a safe and welcoming environment to CONNECT and INSPIRE one another. Walk day is filled with music, food, kid’s activities, local entertainment and most importantly, the company of hundreds of people who truly understand the impact of IBD

Take Steps Austin Walk

May 20, 2017
10:00am check-in, 11:00am walk starts | Austin, Texas

When you fundraise through TAKE STEPS, you directly impact vital treatment, research, and life-giving patient programs for 1.6 million Americans who suffer from Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Take Steps San Diego

May 20, 2017
San Diego, California

Take Steps is a family-friendly festival and walk where patients, loved ones, friends and supporters EMPOWER and INSPIRE each other to continue the fight against Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Patients and their families are provided the perfect opportunity to CONNECT with the greater inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) community, helping them understand they are never alone in this fight.

Greater Hartford Take Steps Walk

May 21, 2017
East Hartford , Connecticut

Take Steps Orange County

May 21, 2017
3:00 PM | Fountain Valley, California

Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis Walk is the nation’s largest event dedicated to finding cures for digestive diseases. Our Take Steps walks offer an incredible day for family, friends and the community to celebrate all of the efforts that have been put forth in raising funds towards our mission.

Philadelphia Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis

May 21, 2017
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Our community consists of patients, loved ones, friends and supporters that empower and inspire each other to fight these diseases. Each year we connect with our communities as we fundraise for cures and celebrate our hard work together in supporting our patients. To date, Take Steps has raised more than $60 million to fund mission-critical research and patient support programs. More than 80 cents of each dollar raised goes directly to funding this mission. Find a walk in your local community and join thousands of others Taking Steps for cures.

Alaska - Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis Fundraising Walk

June 3, 2017
4:00pm Registration and Festival | Anchorage, Alaska

Annual fundraising walk and largest gathering of IBD patients in the Anchorage metro area.

JT's Pizza Presents: Cure Crohn's & Colitis

June 3, 2017
5:30 pm | Columbus, Ohio

Boston Take Steps Walk

June 3, 2017
9:00AM - 12:00PM | Boston, Massachusetts

Take Steps East Bay

June 3, 2017
2:00PM- 6:00PM | Walnut Creek, California

Many patients feel they are alone in their struggle with IBD, not knowing how to explain IBD to others. Take Steps EMPOWERS patients and families while offering a safe and welcoming environment to CONNECT and INSPIRE one another. Walk day is filled with music, food, kid’s activities, local entertainment and most importantly, the company of hundreds of people who truly understand the impact of IBD.

2017 National Capital Area Take Steps Walk

June 3, 2017
Check-In: 4:00 pm Walk Starts: 5:30 pm | Washington , District of Columbia

Take Steps Charlotte

June 3, 2017
Registration 9am | Charlotte, North Carolina

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis - Twin Cities walk

June 4, 2017
Saint Paul, Minnesota

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis in Twin Cities, MN

Take Steps Los Angeles

June 4, 2017
10:00 AM | Santa Monica, California

Save the Date for 2017! We will #walkforcures at Tongva Park in Santa Monica to EMPOWER and INSPIRE patients and their families to live their fullest lives and continue our fight for cures. By joining the Take Steps community, you will fundraise to support mission-critical research and patient support programs for the 1.6 million Americans living with IBD. Walk as an individual or gather your friends, family, and co-workers to form a team.

Take Steps Naperville

June 4, 2017
10:30AM | Naperville, Illinois

Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis” is CCFA’s largest fundraising event dedicated to raising awareness and funds for the 1.6 million American adults and children affected by Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Take Steps works to EMPOWER our patients and their families to make informed decisions about their own healthcare. Take Steps works to INSPIRE our patients and their families, providing hope for better treatments and cures. Take Steps works to CONNECT the community so that no one ever has to feel alone in their IBD journey. Come join us for this fun-filled day with your family and friends!

Take Steps Milwaukee Walk

June 4, 2017
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Join us to take steps for Crohn's & colitis!

Take Steps St. Louis

June 5, 2017
2:30 PM | Maryland Heights, Missouri

Take Steps is a family-friendly fundraising walk that brings together the IBD community for a fun day of celebration!

23rd Annual Chicagoland Golf Tournament

June 5, 2017
Glencoe, Illinois

Join the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation as we host the 23rd annual Chicagoland Golf Tournament on June 5th. Enjoy the beautiful course at Skokie Country Club in Glencoe, Illinois while supporting our mission to cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, and to improve the quality of life of children and adults affected by these diseases.

23rd Annual Golf Classic

June 5, 2017
Simsbury, Connecticut

2017 Hampton Roads Putt an End to Crohn's and Colitis Golf Classic

June 5, 2017
Registration: 11:30 am Shotgun Start: 1:00 pm | Virginia Beach, Virginia

Join CCFA as we host our fourth annual Golf Classic at the premier Cavalier Golf and Yacht Club in Virginia Beach!

Golf Classic

June 5, 2017
New York

Take Steps Chicago

June 10, 2017
9:00AM | Chicago, Illinois

Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis” is CCFA’s largest fundraising event dedicated to raising awareness and funds for the 1.6 million American adults and children affected by Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Take Steps works to EMPOWER our patients and their families to make informed decisions about their own healthcare. Take Steps works to INSPIRE our patients and their families, providing hope for better treatments and cures. Take Steps works to CONNECT the community so that no one ever has to feel alone in their IBD journey. Come join us for this fun-filled day with your family and friends!

Take Steps Cincinnati

June 10, 2017
9:00AM-12:00PM | Cincinnati, Ohio

Take Steps, Be Heard for Crohn's and Colitis- Cincinnati. June 10, 2017 @ Summit Park - Blue Ash

Fifth Annual IBD Community Picnic

June 10, 2017
10:00 a.m. | Arlington, Texas

SAVE THE DATE! CCFA North Texas' Fifth Annual IBD Community Picnic is Saturday, June 10th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at River Legacy Park in Arlington. Food, drinks and family fun for all!

Take Steps Madison Walk

June 10, 2017
Fitchburg, Wisconsin

Join us to take steps for Crohn's & colitis!

Cocktails for a Cause

June 10, 2017
Waterford, Connecticut

Camp Oasis

June 11, 2017
Winder, Georgia

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

June 11, 2017
Winder, Georgia

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Seattle - 2017 Take Steps Walk - Western Washington

June 11, 2017
2:00 pm | Seattle, Washington

Camp Oasis

June 11, 2017
Winder, Georgia

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

June 11, 2017
Winder, Georgia

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Kansas City Take Steps Walk

June 11, 2017
2:00pm | Prairie Village, Kansas

Camp Oasis

June 11, 2017
Winder, Georgia

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

June 11, 2017
Winder, Georgia

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

A Night in White for the Cure

June 15, 2017
6:00PM-10:00PM | Boston, Massachusetts

CCFA's 5th Annual Summer Event

Staten Island Take Steps

June 17, 2017
10:00pm-12:30pm | Staten Island, New York

Staten Island raised over $40,000 in 2015! ! It is never too early to get connected and start your involvement for 2016! There are opportunities to form a team, involve your school, office or place of worship today! Want to nominate a local patient to serve as an Honored Hero and share their courageous testimony with IBD? Contact Kim Pang at kpang@crohnscolitisfoundation.org to get involved or nominate someone!

Grandma's Half Marathon - Team Challenge Minnesota/Dakotas

June 17, 2017
Duluth, Minnesota

Run this sold-out half marathon with Team Challenge and raise funds to cure Crohn's & Colitis! Guaranteed race entry to Grandma's Half Marathon as a Team Challenge teammate.

Camp Oasis

June 18, 2017
Deckers, Colorado

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

Camp Oasis

June 18, 2017
Deckers, Colorado

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

Camp Oasis

June 20, 2017
Mountain Center, California

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

June 20, 2017
Mountain Center, California

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

June 20, 2017
High View, West Virginia

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

June 20, 2017
Mountain Center, California

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

June 20, 2017
Mountain Center, California

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

June 20, 2017
High View, West Virginia

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

June 20, 2017
High View, West Virginia

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Take Steps Peoria

June 24, 2017
10:00AM | Peoria , Illinois

Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis” is CCFA’s largest fundraising event dedicated to raising awareness and funds for the 1.6 million American adults and children affected by Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Take Steps works to EMPOWER our patients and their families to make informed decisions about their own healthcare. Take Steps works to INSPIRE our patients and their families, providing hope for better treatments and cures. Take Steps works to CONNECT the community so that no one ever has to feel alone in their IBD journey. Come join us for this fun-filled day with your family and friends!

Central Ohio Take Steps Walk

June 24, 2017
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm | Dublin, Ohio

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis - Omaha walk

June 24, 2017
Omaha, Nebraska

Take Steps for Crohn's and colitis in Omaha NE

Camp Oasis

June 25, 2017
Longbranch, Washington

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

2017 Take Steps Indianapolis

June 25, 2017
4-7 p.m. | Indianapolis, Indiana

Take Steps Glenview

June 25, 2017
4:30 PM | Glenview, Illinois

Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis” is CCFA’s largest fundraising event dedicated to raising awareness and funds for the 1.6 million American adults and children affected by Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Take Steps works to EMPOWER our patients and their families to make informed decisions about their own healthcare. Take Steps works to INSPIRE our patients and their families, providing hope for better treatments and cures. Take Steps works to CONNECT the community so that no one ever has to feel alone in their IBD journey. Come join us for this fun-filled day with your family and friends!

Team Challenge Saratoga Springs

July 9, 2017
Saratoga Springs, New York

2017 Saratoga Springs Half Marathon

July 9, 2017
7:30 am | Saratoga Springs, New York

Camp Oasis

July 9, 2017
Fenton, Michigan

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Team Challenge Saratoga Springs Half Marathon, 5K

July 9, 2017
Saratoga Springs , New York

The newest addition to the Team Challenge roster! Race through the beautiful Adirondack region on this flat and fast course through Saratoga Spa State Park, and the iconic Avenue of the Pines.

Camp Oasis

July 9, 2017
Fenton, Michigan

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Team Challenge Saratoga Springs

July 9, 2017
Saratoga Springs, New York

Half Marathon and 5K

Camp Oasis, Open House 3-12-17, Kickoff & Pediatric Education Program 3-25-17

July 9, 2017
Fenton, Michigan

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

July 9, 2017
Fenton, Michigan

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

July 9, 2017
Fenton, Michigan

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

July 9, 2017
Fenton, Michigan

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Team Challenge Napa to Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon- Register Now

July 16, 2017
Napa Valley, California

Achieve what you never thought was possible! Team Challenge, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America’s (CCFA) endurance training and fundraising program, is the perfect way to improve your fitness while making a difference. Join us for the 10th year at our flagship event, ands race through Wine Country! This popular race features a scenic vineyard course that starts at Cuvaison Carneros Winery in Napa and takes you 13.1 miles to finish in historic Sonoma Plaza in front of City Hall.

Team Challenge Napa

July 16, 2017
Napa, California

Half Marathon & 5K

Team Challenge, Napa to Sonoma Half Marathon

July 16, 2017
Napa, California

Team Challenge is an endurance training and fundraising program that provides customized training, professional coaches, fundraising support & and unforgettable weekend. Come experience beautiful Napa Valley, California with Team Challenge

2017 Napa-to-Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon

July 16, 2017
Sonoma, California

Napa-to-Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon - Team Challenge Minnesota/Dakotas

July 16, 2017
Napa, California

Train with Team Challenge Minnesota/Dakotas this spring and into the start of summer to be ready for this July 16, 2017 destination race! Make friends, get fit, and change the lives of those living with Crohn's & Colitis.

Rock N Roll Chicago Half Marathon & 10k

July 16, 2017
Chicago, Illinois

It is with great enthusiasm that we announce our return of a local Chicago event: The Humana Rock 'n' Roll Chicago Half Marathon, 10k and 5k. Run this legendary race series through a combination of the downtown city course and the beautiful lake front views. Training begins locally this April.

Team Challenge Napa to Sonoma Half Marathon

July 16, 2017
Napa/Sonoma Valleys, California

Napa-to-Sonoma is the flagship event in the Wine Country Half Marathon Series. This popular race features a fast and scenic course starting at Cuvaison Carneros Winery and finishing in historic Sonoma Plaza in front of City Hall. The world-renowned Napa and Sonoma Valleys serve as the host of this event, offering the finest in wine country ambience and hospitality. Other activities are scheduled around the race, so bring family and friends and plan to stay and play! You’ll also meet new friends and running colleagues at this iconic event which draws from all fifty states and many foreign countries. This is not your typical running race, this is a lifestyle experience!

Team Challenge Napa to Sonoma Half Marathon, 5K

July 16, 2017
Napa Valley, California

Join us for the 10th year at our flagship event, ands race through Wine Country! This popular race features a scenic vineyard course that starts at Cuvaison Carneros Winery in Napa and takes you 13.1 miles to finish in historic Sonoma Plaza in front of City Hall.

Napa-to-Sonoma Wine Country 1/2 Marathon

July 16, 2017
Napa, California

Team Challenge is the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation's endurance training and fundraising program. Through Team Challenge, you can run or walk 13.1 miles while helping to find a cure for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. We cover all your travel expenses and train you to walk, run or jog a half marathon in this amazing destination. Be part of the team that's committed to finding a cure...

Napa to Sonoma Half Marathon

July 16, 2017
Illinois

We are excited to be returning to the Napa to Sonoma half marathon to for our TENTH YEAR. Run through the scenic vineyards of Napa down into the historic Sonoma town square. Training for this breathtaking weekend experience begins locally this April.

Dance the Night Away for CCFA

July 27, 2017
7:30pm - 11:30pm | Plainview , New York

A fun-filled dance party with food, open bar, and a great live band. For more information visit: http://online.ccfa.org/dance_2017

Camp Oasis

July 31, 2017
Willow River, Minnesota

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

July 31, 2017
Willow River, Minnesota

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children & teens with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

August 6, 2017
Potosi, Missouri

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

August 6, 2017
Potosi, Missouri

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

August 6, 2017
Potosi, Missouri

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

August 13, 2017
Elkhorn, Wisconsin

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

Camp Oasis

August 13, 2017
Bruceville, Texas

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

August 13, 2017
Bruceville, Texas

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

August 13, 2017
Bruceville, Texas

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

August 13, 2017
Elkhorn, Wisconsin

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitisCamp Oasis enriches the lives of children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis by providing them with a safe and supportive camp community. Staffed with a medical team and counselors who understand IBD, campers have the opportunity to experience summer camp with other children who are like them. For many children and teens who attend camp, this is the first time they’ve ever met someone else with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis! This year’s camp takes place from August 13 – 19 at Camp Lutherdale in Elkhorn, Wisconsin.

Camp Oasis

August 13, 2017
Bruceville, Texas

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

August 14, 2017
Kintnersville, Pennsylvania

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

August 14, 2017
Kintnersville, Pennsylvania

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

August 15, 2017
Elizaville, New York

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

Camp Oasis

August 15, 2017
Elizaville, New York

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

Camp Oasis

August 15, 2017
Elizaville, New York

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

Camp Oasis

August 15, 2017
Elizaville, New York

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

Camp Oasis

August 15, 2017
Elizaville, New York

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

Camp Oasis

August 15, 2017
Elizaville, New York

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Camp Oasis

August 15, 2017
Elizaville, New York

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

Camp Oasis

August 15, 2017
Elizaville, New York

Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

Guts & Glory 5k Run/Walk

August 20, 2017
Ocean City, New Jersey

Take a break from the city and enjoy the sites and sounds of the Jersey Shore while raising money for Crohn's & Colitis Foundation! You will receive a Guts & Glory t-shirt on race day.

Play for CCFA

September 7, 2017
10am-9pm | Jericho, New York

Golf outing. For more information: http://online.ccfa.org/play_2017

6th Annual Bocce Invitational

September 8, 2017
4:00 – 8:30 p.m. | Irvine, California

The 6th Annual Bocce Invitational is Orange County’s hottest networking event. This event takes place at Il Fornaio in Irvine.

Touch of Football, presented by UnitedHealth Group at U.S. Bank Stadium

September 9, 2017
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Experience the home of the Vikings as a player in our 2nd annual flag football tournament while helping us tackle Crohn's and colitis.

UCSD/Scripps Patient Education Conference

September 9, 2017
1:00 PM | San Diego, California

Patient and family IBD education conference.

Let's Party for a Cure

September 10, 2017
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm | Thousand Oaks, California

Wine tasting, food, live music and more at the Los Robles Greens Golf Course in Thousand Oaks

A Winning Hand for CCFA

September 14, 2017
10:30am | Roslyn Harbor, NY, New York

A fun filled day of cards, mah jongg, shopping, lunch and raffles For more information: http://online.ccfa.org/AWH_2017

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis - St Cloud walk

September 17, 2017
St Cloud, Minnesota

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis in St. Cloud, MN.

Utica Take Steps Walk for Crohn's & Colitis

September 24, 2017
9:30 am Check In, 10:30 am Walk Start | Utica, New York

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis - Rochester walk

September 24, 2017
Rochester, Minnesota

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis in Rochester, MN.

Los Angeles Patient and Family Education Conference 2017

September 24, 2017

Full day IBD patient focused education conference.

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis - Lincoln walk

October 7, 2017
Lincoln, Nebraska

Take Steps for Crohn's and colitis in Lincoln, NE.

Wichita Take Steps Walk

October 14, 2017
2:00pm | Wichita, Kansas

Join us at the Sedgwick County Zoo for this year's Take Steps Walk!

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis - Des Moines walk

October 14, 2017
Des Moines, Iowa

Take Steps for Crohn's and Colitis in Des Moines, IA. If you'd like to volunteer for this event, please contact Rachel Gibson (rgibson@ccfa.org).

Slice of Zanesville

October 17, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Zanesville , Ohio

6th Annual Orange County Golf Classic Fundraiser

October 17, 2017
9:00 AM

The 6th annual Crohn's & Colitis Foundation Orange County Golf Classic will once again take place at the beautiful Pelican Hill Golf Club in Newport Coast. This is a sell-out event year after year that features lots of activities including a stunningly beautiful golf course, breakfast, lunch, driving range, hole contests, awards, auction, raffle, and more.

2017 Tampa Bay Take Steps Walk

October 21, 2017
2:30pm Festival 4:00pm Walk | Tampa, Florida

Take Steps is a large community event with a festival in the park celebration followed by a 1-2 mile awareness walk to raise awareness for IBD.

Connecticut Shoreline Take Steps

October 21, 2017
9:00AM - 12:00PM

CCFA Take Steps 2017 Tucson

October 21, 2017
8:00 a.m. | Tucson, Arizona

Tucson Take Steps Walk 2017

42nd Annual Renaissance Ball

October 21, 2017
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Join us at the the premier fund raising event for the Philadelphia/Delaware Valley Chapter of the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation.

Take Steps Temecula

October 21, 2017
Temecula, California

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 8 years we have raised nearly $60 million in the search for cures for these debilitating digestive diseases. Join us in 2017! Take Steps is a nationwide event in more than 145 communities across the country. More information coming soon.

Rhode Island Take Steps Walk

October 21, 2017
Providence, Rhode Island

Salt Lake City's 2017 You, Me, & IBD: Patient Education Day

October 21, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Murray, Utah

Join CCFA on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Intermountain Medical Center's Patient Education Center for a half-day full of presentations and information Inflammatory Bowel Disease for patients, their loved ones and healthcare professionals in the field.

Take Steps 2017 Tucson

October 21, 2017
8 a.m. | Tucson, Arizona

Tucson Take Steps Walk 2017

Connections: Education Day for Families of Kids with IBD

October 22, 2017
9:00 AM-3:30 PM | Seattle, Washington

Evening of Hope Gala

October 28, 2017
Minnesota

Join us for the Evening of Hope Gala to find a cure for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Bottoms Up

October 28, 2017
Glastonbury , Connecticut

Hops & Vines

November 3, 2017
6:30pm | Portland, Oregon

A tasting event to benefit CCFA in Portland, OR

An Evening to Remember Gala

November 4, 2017
6:00 pm | Scotia, New York

Gala fundraiser

2017 Gainesville Take Steps Walk

November 4, 2017
2:00pm Festival 3:00pm Walk | Gainesville, Florida

CCFA's Annual Dinner

November 4, 2017
Chicago, Illinois

Are you ready for an evening of fun? Join us as we dine on delicious cuisine with perfect wine pairings, honor those positively impacting the IBD community, and celebrate CCFA's 50th Anniversary. We will see you at the Drake Hotel - Chicago on November 4, 2017!

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures

November 4, 2017
2:00-4:00 p.m. | Philadelphia , Pennsylvania

spin4 crohn’s & colitis cures is an indoor cycling relay to raise funds for the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation. if you'd like to learn about events near you in 2017, you can request more info, or you can ride where you live.

A Chefs Affair

November 8, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm | Columbus, Ohio

A Toast to Tomorrow

November 9, 2017
6:30pm | Roslyn Harbor, NY, New York

A wine, spirits and culinary event. For more information visit: http://online.ccfa.org/toast_2017

Night of Champions

November 11, 2017
Omaha, Nebraska

Join us for this brand new special event, Night of Champions, in Omaha, NE.

spin4

November 11, 2017
9:00am | Solana Beach, California

spin4 crohn’s & colitis cures is an indoor cycling relay in Solana Beach to raise funds for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America.

Gala/Casino Night

November 11, 2017
7:00pm | St. Louis, Missouri

Join us for our annual Gala/Casino Night to benefit CCFA!

Bet on Cures for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation

November 25, 2017

Join the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation in the winter of 2017 as we go back in time to the late 1930’s for a fun-filled afternoon reception during the Bing Crosby season at the Del Mar Racetrack.

Team Challenge Rock N Roll New Orleans Half Marathon, Marathon, 10K

March 3, 2018
New Orleans , Pennsylvania

A new addition to the Team Challenge roster, New Orleans is one of the country’s most culturally, architecturally and musically interesting cities. The Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Marathon & 1/2 Marathon unfolds along a course through the city in the days leading up to Mardi Gras, the annual pre-Lent party to end all parties!