Attend a Crohn’s and Colitis Event
We have a vast network of more than 40 chapters and affiliates nationwide—each with its own volunteer board and Chapter Medical Advisory Committee. Each chapter brings the work of the entire Foundation to their local community. You can make a difference by connecting and participating with your local chapter.
Discover which of these support programs and activities are offered in your local community. Just search for our events by keyword or by city, date, or category.
- Join Take Steps Be Heard, our nationwide fundraising walk program that makes it possible for us to fulfill our mission and meet our goals.
- Test your limits with Team Challenge, our endurance training program.
- Send your child to Camp Oasis—our local and regional summer camps for children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
- Connect with others who are struggling to cope with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) through one of our 200 support groups.
- Attend live education seminars and programs geared for patients and health care professionals.
- Stay informed about upcoming seminars, support groups, and events in your local community through your chapter newsletter or national newsletter.
- Ride or volunteer for Get Your Guts in Gear: The Ride for Crohn’s and Colitis to help support the Foundation.
To find out more about all of our programs and activities in your area, contact your local chapter.
2:00 pm- 6:00 pm | Katy, Texas
This charity golf event is a partnership between Quintin Demps and the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) in support of pediatric and adult Crohn’s and ulcerative colitis patients. The goal of the Golf Fore Guts Topgolf Challenge presented by Insperity is to make a positive difference in the lives of every patient, especially those affected by IBD here in Houston
The Annual IBD conference hosted by Baylor has been designed for the gastrointerologist, gastroenterology fellow, nurse practitioner, physician assistant and primary care providers desiring advanced knowledge of inflammatory bowel disease.
9:30 AM | La Jolla, California
1/2 day IBD Conference for patients and loved ones.
9:00 a.m. | Jacksonville Beach, Florida
Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis is CCFA’s largest community fundraising event filled with festivities and an awareness walk as participants raise funds for research and local programs. Please consider supporting CCFA today through our page: www.cctakesteps.org/jacksonville2017
4PM Registration-Program and walk to follow | Fort Lauderdale , Florida
Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is our largest fundraising event. Participants raise funds and awareness throughout the year and come together to celebrate the steps that have been taken towards a cure. We’re committed to help transform the lives of those impacted by these diseases to one of a brighter future based on well-funded, cutting-edge scientific research. Make the decision now to join us and take a step toward a future free from Crohn’s and colitis!
2:00pm | New Orleans, Louisiana
9:30am - 11:30am | Maitland, Florida
Take Steps is a large community festival and awareness walk where teams and individual walkers raise funds to support research and local programs for those living with inflammatory bowel disease - Crohn's or ulcerative colitis.
12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. | Philadelphia , Pennsylvania
Whether you are newly diagnosed, have lived with Crohn's or colitis for years, or have a loved one who lives with IBD, it is important to understand the impact of these diseases. Come join us as a panel of health experts explore the various aspects of living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
6:00 PM | Philadelphia, PA , Pennsylvania
The Young Professionals' Committee's 1st Annual Comedy Night, Gut Busters, is an evening of cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and laughs to raise funds for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation.
6:00 p.m. | Fort Worth, Texas
CRAFT is the inaugural craft cocktail competition fundraising event benefiting the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) North Texas chapter. “Mixologists” from area restaurants and bars will convene at the event to compete in a craft cocktail competition where a panel of local celebrity judges will select the winner.