Greater San Diego and Desert Area Chapter

9404 Genesee Avenue
suite 135

San Diego, California, 92037
Phone: (619) 497.1300
Fax: (619) 374.2792

Welcome to our Greater San Diego and Desert Area Chapter!  

We are a strong team dedicated to assisting patients and families throughout their experience with Crohn's and Colitis, as well as educating our communities about the diseases.
We serve the San Diego and Riverside Counties. To get involved, please check out our current list of events, or email us here.

View our monthly newsletter here!

Support San Diego IDB Programs and Research Today:

It's our 50th Anniversary! Please consider donating $1, $5, $50, or even $100 for each year we've been fighting Crohn's & Colitis.

Save the date for these upcoming events!

Bet on Cures at Del Mar
- November 11, 2017

- December 2, 2017

Team Challenge Surf City Marathon & Half Marathon - February 4th, 2018

Team Challenge Rock 'n' Roll New Orleans - March 4, 2018

Champions of Hope Annual Dinner - April 7, 2018

View our Chapter Newsletters Here

Other ways to connect with us:

Greater San Diego & Desert Area Chapter Facebook

Greater San Diego & Desert Area Chapter Twitter 

Team Challenge Greater San Diego & Desert Area Facebook

Take Steps San Diego and Take Steps Temecula Facebook

Have some spare time and want to make a difference
alongside other IBD warriors?
We are in need of committee volunteers for our upcoming events,
as well as in-office intern work.
Please email us here to apply

Thank you to our San Diego Chapter Champion Sponsors!


Community Health Charities Contributor Choice #37071

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!