Welcome to the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation, Oklahoma Chapter!
We proudly serve Oklahomans and their families living with IBD.
Governor Fallin Proclaims Dec. 1 -7 Crohn's & Colitis Awareness Days in Oklahoma
December 1-7, 2016 are officially recognized as Crohn's & Colitis Awareness Days in Oklahoma, Governor Fallin proclaimed on November 28, 2016. The Oklahoma Chapter would like to recognize Ostomy 2-1-1 founder & CEO Debi Fox, who spearheaded the proclamation efforts and works tirelessly on behalf of the IBD and ostomy communities in Oklahoma and across the Nation.
Read the proclamation here.
Pictured (left to right): Oklahoma Manager Jessica Jenkins and Ostomy 2-1-1 Founder and CEO Debi Fox accept proclamation at Oklahoma State Capitol.
Volunteer With Us!
Thousands of volunteers have helped the foundation accomplish its research, education, and support goals throughout the country. Without our volunteers, we would not have been able to accomplish all of this. You can help us make a difference. Please consider volunteering with the Oklahoma Chapter.
- To get started, please fill out this brief survey, and we will get back with you.
- If you have any questions, please email Oklahoma@ccfa.org
Support the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation, Oklahoma Chapter with your gift today!
We are counting on your financial support to advance life-changing research for Crohn's disease and Ulcerative colitis. Although significant progress in understanding these diseases have been made—there’s still much work to be done. Through your donation, we can continue to fund all of our vital programs. Please CLICK HERE to support the Oklahoma Chapter today!
Widely considered one of the most difficult one-day sporting events in the world, IRONMAN competitions consist of 70.3 or 140.6-miles of consecutive swimming, biking, and running. We are very proud to have two Oklahomans that have chosen to challenge themselves all in the name of finding better treatments and a cure for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis!
While raising almost $18,000, Katie completed IRONMAN Chattanooga with Team Challenge last year! You can read more about Katie's journey in this wonderful article, Gutting it Out in Chattanooga: Katie Eddins.
Robin is preparing for the 2016 IRONMAN Chattanooga taking place on September 25th and is well on her way to substantially surpassing her fundraising goal! To read more about Robin and her inspiration for participating in this 144.6 mile IRONMAN, please click here.
To find out more about Team Challenge IRONMAN and Team Challenge IRONMAN 70.3, please click here.
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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!