Alabama/Northwest Florida Chapter

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Welcome to the Alabama/NW Florida Chapter!

The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation is a non-profit, volunteer-driven organization dedicated to finding the cures for Crohn's Disease and ulcerative colitis. It was founded in 1967 by Irwin M. and Suzanne Rosenthal, William D. and Shelby Modell, and Henry D. Janowitz, M.D. in New York City. The Alabama/NW Florida Chapter was founded in 1987 by J. Marshall Garrett M.D. and Conrad & Frances Cypress. Headquartered in Birmingham, AL, this chapter serves all of Alabama and the Florida Panhandle.


PO Box 59486
Birmingham, AL 35259
United States


(646) 387-2149

Chapter Events

Gulf Coast Take Steps

Take Steps

April 25, 2020

Spanish Fort, AL

Birmingham Take Steps

Take Steps

May 16, 2020

Birmingham, AL

2020 Camp Oasis of Georgia

June 14, 2020

Winder, GA

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures pensacola

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures is a party with a purpose! join your friends for a relay on a stationary bike and raise funds for the crohn's & colitis foundation.

November 14, 2020

Pensacoloa, FL
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Local News

Save the Date: Birmingham IBD Education Day

Save the date! When: Saturday, August 22, 2020 Where: Homewood Library, 1721 Oxmoor Rd, Birmingham, AL 35209 Who: IBD patients and caregivers, or anyone who wants to learn more about IBD What: Speakers and presentation topics will be announced soon! 

January 3, 2020

2019 Chairman's Citation Awards

Congratulations to Dr. Daniel Chu and Heather Monsma who are the Chairman's Citation Award winners for 2019!

December 17, 2019

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Join a Support Group!

We encourage you to attend these local programs to connect with others around specific IBD-related topics, share resources, and find the community to support you on your journey.

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