Georgia Chapter

2250 N Druid Hills Rd
# 250

Atlanta, GA, 30329
Phone: (404) 982.0616

Please visit the Get Involved tab on the left, to see our volunteer opportunities.
This chapter serves all of Georgia, and assists with the Alabama, Tennessee and Carolinas chapters.



Congratulations again to the 27th annual Torch Gala Honorees:
Neal Maziar, Elvin C. Price Volunteer of the Year
UCB, Inc., Corporate Citizen of the Year

Thank you to everyone that attended the gala on Saturday, February 4th and to
our Co-Chairpersons, Heather and Tom O'Connor and Steve Goodman,
the Gala Committee and Hosts, for making this event possible.

Photos now available for viewing at!

Challenge yourself - walk or run a half marathon
with Team Challenge!

Choose from one of these exciting events:

  • Saratoga Springs Half Marathon and 5K - Sunday, July 9
  • Napa to Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon - Sunday, July 16

Click here to join the team!

We also have Do-It-Yourself events, if these dates don't fit your schedule.

For questions please contact Endurance Manager, Joe Cobucci at (404) 982-0616 or


Take Steps Atlanta
Sunday, May 21

Brook Run Park
4770 N. Peachtree Rd.
Dunwoody, GA 30338

Click here to register your team or as an individual today!

Contact Walk Manager, Kate Kratovil for more information at

Thank you to our Corporate Partners:

Shapiro Capital Management LLC

Georgia Chapter Platinum Corporate Partners

Georgia Chapter Platinum Medical Partner

Georgia Chapter Corporate Partner

The Georgia Chapter Board of Trustees:
Lorri Denton
Kenny Sonenshine
Tanvi Dhere, M.D.
Philip Spandorfer, M.D.
Ronnie Ford Mike Weinberg, President
Andrew Goldberg Sherri Wildstein
Cheryl Maher
Matt Wise, Treasurer
Tom O'Connor
Douglas Wolf, M.D.
Joseph Sisto


The Georgia Chapter Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC):
Dr. Tanvi Dhere, Chair
Dr. Subra Kugathasan
Dr. Douglas Wolf
Dr. David Weinstein
Dr. Heba Iskandar

Upcoming Events in Georgia:

Please read more in-depth descriptions of all of our events, by clicking on the link below that you're interested in.

The Bert Show at the Punch Line, benefiting the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation: Wednesday, March 1 -- GET TICKETS NOW AT

Learn, Mingle and Nosh: Saturday, March 18 at Urban Tree Cidery

Take Steps Atlanta walk: Sunday, May 21 at Brook Run Park, Dunwoody, GA

Camp Oasis 2017: June 11 - 16 - applications available online January 17th

Team Challenge Saratoga Springs Half Marathon: Sunday, July 9

Team Challenge Napa to Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon: Sunday, July 16

Family IBD Education Day: Saturday, August 19

Atlanta Patient & Professional Education Program: Saturday, September 16

Take Steps Savannah walk: Sunday, October 15

Golf Classic: Monday, October 16

Community Health Charities Contributor Choice #22781

Take Steps Be Heard!

Join a walk for Crohn's & Colitis.
Register for a walk near you!

Get Fit, Make Friends, Change Lives!

Team Challenge Endurance Training Program

  • Half Marathon
  • Triathlon

Run or walk a half marathon, train for a triathlon, or ride in a great cycling event at one our amazing destination races while raising vital funds for research. Join Team Challenge today!