Rocky Mountain Chapter

1805 South Bellaire Street
Suite 285

Denver, Colorado, 80222
Phone: 303-639-9163
Fax: 303-568-0424

Salt Lake City Mailing Address:
Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America
P.O. Box 18920
Salt Lake City, UT 84129 

 Welcome to the Rocky Mountain Chapter!

We proudly serve Colorado, Utah and Wyoming, funding research, raising awareness, and providing education and support to IBD patients.

Read, View, and Listen:

Read: Rocky Mountain Chapter enewsletter (May 2017)

View: Video of someone living with IBD

View: Video "What Would a Cure Mean to You?"

Listen: Webinars on various topics

to the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation - Rocky Mountain Chapter (Tax ID #13-6193105)

Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation’s RISK Stratification Study Reveals Potential New Approach to Precision Medicine for Pediatric Patients

The Foundation Celebrates its 50th Anniversary

Courageous Kids: an Education Half-day for Children and Their Families Dealing with IBD Education Program

Date: Saturday, April 29 from 9 am - 12 pm

Location: Primary Children's Hospital, 81 N Mario Cappechi Drive; Salt Lake City, Utah 84113

RSVP: Click here 

IBD Family Education with Children's Hospital Colorado 2017

Date: Sunday, April 30 from 12:30-4:00 pm

LocationSports Authority Field at Mile High

RSVP - Email Laura McQuaid or Call her at 720-777-8283

Info - Click for the flyer

Camp Oasis

Date: Sunday, June 18 - Friday, June 23

Location: Camp Shady Brook, 8716 S Y Camp Rd, Sedalia, CO 80135

Info: Applications are now open for all campers, counselors and volunteers. Camp Oasis enriches the lives of children who are living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Visit: Learn more here

View the camp flyer

The Distinction Awards

Date: Wednesday, October 4

Location: Cable Center

Info: This year will focus on the 50th Anniversary of our organization where you will travel through time on a journey of achievements and medical advancements in the last 50 years.

VisitLearn more here

Click: To view the sponsorship options

We will #walkforcures this year to EMPOWER and INSPIRE patients and their families to live their fullest lives and continue our fight for cures. By joining the Take Steps community, you will fundraise to support mission-critical research and patient support programs for the 1.6 million Americans living with IBD. Walk as an individual or gather your friends, family, and co-workers to form a team.

Learn more and register for one of our local walk events:

Denver - Coors Field - May 20, 2017 - Get more information here

Salt Lake City - Wheeler Farm - June 3, 2017 - Get more information here

Colorado Springs - Fall, 2017

Fort Collins - Fall, 2017

Thank you to our 2017 Take Steps National sponsor: 

Train in Denver & race in New Orleans or Napa!  All abilities are welcome: from beginners to seasoned athletes, our coaches will help you achieve your goals.

 TC Denver

Your hard work made a huge impact on our mission!  Thanks to you, we have been able to accomplish some amazing things: 

  • Team Challenge raised more than $7.3 million in 2015!
  • CCFA invested $28.4 million in research in 2015 - a 21% year over year increase ($267 million to date)
  • We continued ground breaking research including the microbiome initiativegenetics initiative, and the Pediatric RISK study.
  • CCFA introduced IBD Plexus, an integrated knowledge platform designed to aggregate patient information, which will transform how IBD research will be conducted.
  • We served more than 600,000 patients in 2015 programs (a 105% YOY increase)
  • We provided support for the 1,104 kids who attended Camp Oasis in 2015
  • CCFA provided testimony at several FDA hearings, leading to new drug approvals & treatment options....and so much more!

CURES are closer than ever before....but we need YOUR CONTINUED HELP to get there

  • All abilities are welcome: from beginners to seasoned athletes, our coaches will help you achieve your goals. 
  • For more information, contact Kate Park at or 303-639-9163 x 3.
  • Visit our website at Team Challenge Denver

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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!