Take Steps and Team Challenge

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation's largest fundraising event. Participants raise funds and awareness throughout the year and come together on Walk Day to celebrate the steps that have been taken towards a cure. For more information, contact Lauren Hoban at lhobanlhoban@crohnscolitisfoundation.org or 646-388-9285.

Many thanks to those who participated in our 2016 NYC, Staten Island, and Brooklyn Take Steps walks! Because of you we have raised over $525,000! Click here to read about all three walks. Our brand new Take Steps website is now live and registration is open for our 2017 spring walks!

This new website highlights our patients and caregivers like never before, offering heartwarming stories and critical mission moments. Register now for one of our walks!

Please send checks made payble to the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation to: 120 Broadway, Suite 1050A, New York, NY 10271

NYC Take Steps: Tuesday, May 16

Staten Island Take Steps: Saturday, June 17

Thank You to our Sponsors:

National Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Media Partner




Team Challenge is the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation’s endurance training and fundraising program. With Team Challenge, you’ll find new strength inside yourself and help find cures for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, two painful, seldom-discussed and debilitating digestive diseases.Trains locally in NYC and races at these fabulous destination events while raising money towards a cure.  For more information, contact Claire Bonti at cbonti@crohnscolitisfoundation.org or 646-388-9293.

Upcoming Events:

Team Challenge Saratoga Springs Half Marathon and 5k

  • Sunday, July 9
  • Click here for more information

Team Challenge Napa-to-Sonoma Half Marathon and 5k

  • Sunday, July 16
  • Click here for more information


spin4 crohn’s & colitis cures is an indoor cycling relay to raise funds for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation. You'll never go further on a stationary bike. Who will you spin4? For more information, contact Claire Bonti at cbonti@crohnscolitisfoundation.org or 646-388-9293.

Check out photos from the 2016 event here.