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.


Advocacy Day at the State Capitol
Tuesday, January 23
9:00 am - 2:30 pm

Join the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation and Rx in Reach Coalition for a day at the Georgia State Capitol!
Learn more and register by clicking here.

Surf City Marathon & Half Marathon
Sunday, February 4

Rock 'n' Roll New Orleans Half Marathon

Sunday, March 4

Click here to join the team!

We also have Do-It-Yourself events, if these dates don't fit your schedule - ask about Race in Orange!

Contact Endurance Manager, Lindsey Denton at (404) 982-0616 or

Take Steps Atlanta walk

Sunday, May 20
Brook Run Park

Check-in & Festival Start: 1:00 pm
Walk Start: 2:00 pm

Connect with patients, families, healthcare providers, and organizations while fundraising for cures.

Click to learn more about the Take Steps experience!

    Thank you to our Corporate Partners:


Shapiro Capital Management LLC

Georgia Chapter Platinum Corporate Partners

Georgia Chapter Platinum Medical Partner

Georgia Chapter Corporate Partner

Thank you to Cobb EMC for your support of the Georgia Chapter

Georgia Chapter Board of Trustees

The Georgia Chapter Board of Trustees 2018: (from left to right)
1) Tanvi Dhere, M.D.
7) Kenny Sonenshine
2) Andrew Goldberg, Board President
8) Philip Spandorfer, M.D.
3) Marisa Lawrence, M.D.
9) Mike Weinberg
4) Cheryl Maher
10) Matt Wise, Treasurer
5) Tom O'Connor
11) Douglas Wolf, M.D.
6) Kevin O'Reggio
12) Scott Zweigel

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.

Torch Gala: February 3, 2018

Team Challenge Surf City Marathon & Half Marathon 2018: February 4, 2018

Team Challenge New Orleans Half Marathon 2018: March 4, 2018

Take Steps Atlanta Walk: May 20, 2018

Camp Oasis: June 17 - 22, 2018

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Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis

Connect with the IBD community and walk to help end Crohn’s disease and ulcerative 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!