Greater New York Chapter

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Welcome to the Greater New York 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. Headquartered in lower Manhattan, this chapter serves all five boroughs.

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120 Broadway
Suite 1050A
New York, NY 10271
United States


(212) 679-1570

Chapter Events

27th Annual Women of Distinction Luncheon

Join us for an exclusive afternoon with a fabulous fashion show, great food and cocktails, stimulating conversation, priceless ultimate raffle packages and a powerful program to combat IBD will create an afternoon to remember.

May 14, 2020

New York, NY

NY 2020 Golf Outing


June 1, 2020

Manhasset, NY

Young Professionals' Comedy Night

The Young Professionals' Committee's 12th Annual Comedy Night, Sh!ts and Giggles, is an evening of cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and laughs hosted by the Young Professionals’ Committee to raise funds for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation.

June 15, 2020

New York, NY

New York City Take Steps

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June 20, 2020

New York, NY
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Local News

Women of Distinction Luncheon Raised More than $1.8M | April 29, 2019

This year we recognized 26 years of the Women of Distinction Luncheon and the significant impact that women continue to have in shaping the world we live in.  Since its inception, the luncheon has raised over $29 million to advance the Foundation’s mission.

June 27, 2019

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