Please visit the Get Involved tab on the left, to see our volunteer opportunities. You can help us make a difference in the lives of those with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Find out how to volunteer with the Georgia Chapter today.
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Crohn's & Colitis Foundation - Georgia Chapter
2751 Buford Highway NE
Atlanta, GA 30324
Georgia Chapter Board of Trustees:
Georgia Chapter Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC):
Dr. Tanvi Dhere (Chair)
Dr. Heba Iskandar
Dr. Subra Kugathasan
Dr. David Weinstein
Dr. Douglas Wolf
Georgia Advocacy Day at the State Capitol
9:00 am - 1:30 pm
Georgia State Capitol
18 Capitol Square SW
Atlanta, GA 30334
or Christine Morris at email@example.com.
Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis affect more than 42,000 people in Georgia; 10% of whom are under the age of 18.
In 2018 we took 25 patients and caregivers to the Capitol and lobbied for House Bill 519 to change Step Therapy protocols, and it ALMOST PASSED!
We need you to come with us in 2019 to tell your story to your legislators, and tell them how they can support your health and future.
Maui Oceanfront Half Marathon - MAUI, HAWAII
January 20, 2019
Austin Marathon & Half Marathon - AUSTIN, TEXAS
February 17, 2019
REGISTRATION OPEN - 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, Nicole Kittelson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join us for the 29th Annual Torch Gala
benefitting the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation, Georgia Chapter
To purchase tables or individual tickets, please visit www.crohnscolitisfoundation.org/torchgala2019.
Visit cctakesteps.org today to get started, or contact:
Walk Director, Joshua Woods at email@example.com, or
Walk Manager, Ginger Lilley Peace at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you National Take Steps Sponsor:
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
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.
Team Challenge Maui Oceanfront Half Marathon: January 20, 2019
Georgia Advocacy - Lobby Day at the State Capitol: January 23, 2019
Team Challenge Austin Marathon & Half Marathon: February 17, 2019
Savannah Patient Education Program: February 27, 2019
Torch Gala - InterContinental Buckhead: March 9, 2019
Take Steps Atlanta Walk: June 2, 2019
Camp Oasis: June 16 - 21, 2019 (Applications go live online in January 2019, keep checking back!)
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
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!